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Word of Mouth

The Drone War Meets The Jersey Shore

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For U.S. defense officials, knowledge is power. It’s clear, in-depth and actionable intelligence that makes the difference in keeping the country safe. So officials at the pentagon and in homeland security are gathering huge amounts of raw data. And who, who can help them sort through thousands of hours of video to find and stop these existential threats? Most of us don’t associate the cast of Jersey Shore with U.S. Military drone operators, but faced with an increasing amount of raw data to process, military intelligence analysts are turning to reality TV for help on processing intelligence.