Brandi Vincent

Brandi Vincent reports on emerging technologies and associated policies impacting the Defense landscape. Prior to joining DefenseScoop, she produced a long-form documentary and worked as a journalist at Nextgov, Snapchat and NBC Network. Brandi was named a 2021 Paul Miller Washington Fellow by the National Press Foundation and was awarded SIIA’s 2020 Jesse H. Neal Award for Best News Coverage. She grew up in Louisiana and received a master’s in journalism from the University of Maryland.


Army inks unique R&D agreement with consortium on advanced weapons development

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The head of the National Armaments Consortium talked to FedScoop about a new "master CRADA" with Army Futures Command.


Space Force will likely add a component to Cyber Command, senior official says

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Cyber Command is already helping the new military service assess how to better perform assured missions associated with critical networks.


What Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is revealing about tech in modern warfare

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Experts argue that the U.S. government needs to better understand the weaknesses of its autocratic rivals — and then find ways to exploit them. 


Pentagon’s autonomous weapon rules might be in for a revamp

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A lot has changed since the release of DOD Directive 3000.09, so now, senior officials are considering updates to better suit modern capabilities.


Artificial intelligence experts helping NATO with new ‘horizontal scanning’ initiative

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The military alliance recently launched a new "horizon scanning" initiative.


DOD grappling with multibillion-dollar laboratory investment gap

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Lawmakers heard requests for facility construction and research support during an afternoon hearing.