Furthermore, any technology that is not 100% controllable or predictable by humans will NEVER be put into military applications. Never ever ever. Soldiers (even robotic ones) are no good when you don't control them.
Is there a source for this? In a perfect world, these are words to live by, but there's always a .0000000000001 percent chance of degeneration and whatnot. In addition, if a certain technology is the best the military has, they'll use it over nothing, especially in desperate times.
Also what military are you talking about and which era?