Communication, transportation, information technology and commerce have been inextricably intertwined since the beginning of human history, and they still remain closely related today.
“The success of the first electronic telegraph line in 1844 opened an era of modern communication in America. Before the telegraph there existed no separation between transportation and communication. Information traveled only as fast as the messenger who carried it.” — D. J. Czitrom, Media and the American Mind
This reality was even codified in the Dewey Decimal library classification system:
380 Commerce, communications, transportation
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Commerce is the activity of buying and selling of goods and services, especially on a large scale. The system includes legal, economic, political, social, cultural and technological systems that are in operation in any country or internationally. Thus, commerce is a system or an environment that affects the business prospects of economies. It can also be defined as a component of business which includes all activities, functions involved in transferring goods from producers to consumers. — Wikipedia
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Lockheed Martin receives $12.3 million to develop...
on February 22, 2020 at 12:22 am
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded Lockheed Martin with a $12.3 million contract for phase one of the the Manta Ray program.
Raytheon awarded $17 million for dual band radar...
on February 21, 2020 at 11:49 pm
The Navy has awarded Raytheon with a $17 million fixed-price price order for dual band radar spares for the USS Gerald Ford.
Lockheed nabs $233M for work on Mk 41 launching...
on February 21, 2020 at 8:20 pm
Lockheed Martin has received a $233 million contract for work on the Mk 41 vertical launching system, according to the Department of Defense.
Raytheon completes first antenna array for...
on February 21, 2020 at 6:24 pm
Raytheon announced Friday that it finished building the first radar antenna array for the U.S. Army's Lower Tier Air and Missile Defense Sensor, a next-generation radar intended to counter hypersonic weapons.
Navy installs ODIN laser weapon system to counter...
on February 21, 2020 at 12:30 am
The U.S. Navy announced Thursday that it has installed an ODIN (Optical Dazzling Interdictor, Navy) laser weapon system that allows ships to counter aerial drones.