The Military Singularity

This article argues that a singularity-like event in the market for defense would be a watershed moment in the transformation of a mixed economy to polycentric governance. I won’t be calculating a date in the context of this article. One explanation for the existence of government is that government itself is the emergent output of … Read more

Distributed Weaponry Continues to Advance With 3D Printed Rifle 2.0

As reported by a 3D printed rifle has emerged which was tested and sustained 14 shots fired before developing a minor crack. The rifle was apparently 2nd generation. A previous version had cracked after a single successful fire. The creator has plans to distribute an improved version online, resembling a trend set by Defense Distributed … Read more