Military technology has historically been the global driver for the development of science and industry. This was most clearly manifested in the twentieth century. Thanks to the rivalry of the military, we conquered the sky, conquered space and broke the sound barrier. Very little remained until the colonization of the Moon and Mars, but the XXI century came with its albeit global, but very virtual universe. By the way, this Internet universe was also presented to the world by military technologies. Now we compare megapixels and megahertz flagship smartphones, discuss brands and trends and completely forget that these things are not a breakthrough for humanity in the future. They do not move it forward.
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