High-tech weapons are levelling the world's killing fields

David Monyae examines a global military revolution

15 October 2023 - 00:00 By DAVID MONYAE

The plethora of emerging technologies — artificial intelligence (AI), quantum computing, nanotechnology, big data, additive manufacturing, automation, machine learning and robotics among others — is driving a global military revolution which will have a far-reaching impact on the character and the outcome of war...

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