X

DARPA Gets All 'Splinter Cell' On You

bleahy
1 Comment

Posted September 24, 2007 - By bleahy

Remember in Splinter Cell when Sam Fisher fires sticky cameras from his gun and they do things like explode and gas enemies.

Well, DARPA wants to make that a reality (but probably not with explosives and poison).

The cameras are being developed by CDM Optics and are so tough they can survive drops from high-altitude aircraft or being fired from a shotgun.

They also come equipped with spikes for attaching to walls and can create a local camera network, which could be extremely useful for our armed forces and law enforcement.

The tech is reportedly "very cheap" and comes with "surprisingly good performance."

Engadget: DARPA sets it sights on shotgun-deployed camera network

DARPA Gets All 'Splinter Cell' On You
http://www.g4tv.com/thefeed/blog/post/679499/darpa-gets-all-splinter-cell-on-you/
http://media.g4tv.com/images/blog/2007/09/24/633262392158952768.jpg
BlogThread_679499

ADVERTISEMENT

Blog Tags

g4tv.com
  • Sports Illustrated's Julie Henderson at the Gun Store

    Posted: March 8, 2011

    12,278 Views | 03:37

  • Epic Giveaway: Prototype 2 Leather Jacket

    Posted: October 12, 2011

    3,352 Views | 01:13

  • E3 2010: Bionic Commando Rearmed 2 Interview

    Posted: June 24, 2010

    3,642 Views | 02:27

  • Assassin's Creed 3 E3 Trailer

    Posted: June 4, 2012

    13,328 Views | 02:54

  • HTC Inspire 4G Review

    Posted: February 17, 2011

    23,912 Views | 05:05

AdChoices