Remote Controlled Minefields

By Deane Barker on April 23, 2005

Laptop-controlled mine system headed for Iraq: This strikes me as a real life version of Missle Command. Watch for the inbound targets, and “catch” them in explosions.

By June, soldiers […] will be able to pick out an individual anti-personnel munition from a minefield of hundreds and explode it by pushing a computer’s touch screen from many yards away.