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Why the U.S. military turned a hipster tattoo parlor into a Special Operations lab – The Washington Post

Why the U.S. military turned a hipster tattoo parlor into a Special Operations lab – The Washington Post

From the outside, U.S. Special Operations Command’s latest attempt to find and test the best technology for its operators looks like one more downtown storefront here.

Inside, 3-D printers and half-built drones litter the 10,000-square-foot space, which was converted from an old tattoo parlor and former telephone book factory. High stools, wood tables and flat screens give it the look of Silicon Valley.

Source: Why the U.S. military turned a hipster tattoo parlor into a Special Operations lab – The Washington Post