- Reporter's Notebook: DARPA
When the Soviets beat the US into space with the 1958 launch of Sputnik, the Pentagon created the Defense Advanced Research Agency to start thinking outside the box. DARPA, which this week took the heat for proposing that people bet on future terrorist attacks, recently proposed to fight terrorism by looking at the medical records and credit card receipts of American citizens. Technology Daily-s William New give us a look at DARPA.
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