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These New 'Smart Rifles' are Powered by Linux

 - Jan 21, 2014
References: tweaktown & geeky-gadgets
These new Tracking Point 'smart rifles' are powered by Linux for military use.

The United States military has initiated with investing funds into these next-generation firearms. They feature a networked tracking scope that can be used by simply tagging a target viewable on a screen. It's optimal for getting accurate aiming and results during combat. These rifles are definitely equipped with the most advanced material yet that looks promising for the US army.

It's no doubt that they will be one of the most powerful and efficient rifles that will make progress. These smart rifles are said to be priced between $10,000 and $27,000 each for the military.