« on: September 04, 2012, 04:07:28 PM »
This tech will in military and security use before it will ever hit the consumer market.Yes, DARPA gives out quite a few grants for research to both Universities and to companies. In fact, thats how we got the internet.
.... and a few other technologies beyond Internet
Yes, I've visited the DARPAheadquarters and bid on some projects as well as briefing them on our research before I retired.
I first used the internet back in the mid 1980's before it really caught on. Back then, it was unix commands only. We had dumb terminals networked to a VAX.