UK

UK

cyberthreats

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The annual assessment of the biggest cyberthreats to U.K. businesses has been published recently, after being produced jointly for the first time by the...
driverless cars

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Britain will fund research into robotics, 5G (5th generation mobile networks) and driverless cars. This was included in the latest budget announced by Philip...
UAV

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A UAS battlefield demonstrator program has gained momentum in the UK. In what turned out to be a crucial speech at the University of...
airport security

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Egyptian officials said recently that they’re getting closer to meeting all demands set by Russia on airport security to resume flights to Egypt. The...
smartphone

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  The UK military chose the smartphone that warrants the utmost security against malicious actors, for its sensitive communications. The iPhone 7 is being turned into...
technology transfer

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The opportunity for the transfer of a missile technology to India will be explored within the framework of a Memorandum of Understanding recently signed...
access control

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A security company used advanced technologies for the access control of a UK airport during runway resurfacing works. G4S has played a key role...
anti-terror

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More than 800 deadly firearms have been seized following a major operation by Britain’s anti-terror police and officers from the National Crime Agency. During a...
virtual training

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The British Ministry of Defence (MoD) has contracted NSC, a software engineering company providing training and simulation products, to deliver unit-based virtual training (UBVT)...
visualization technology

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Microsoft is incorporating a visualization technology to help UK police forces react and record incidents more effectively. Microsoft Services chose Cambridge Intelligence (CI)’s KeyLines...
laser system

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  Researchers at BAE Systems believe that within the next 50 years, battlefield commanders may deploy a new type of directed energy laser system, called...
alert app

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A new development might help the Staffordshire Police in the UK put criminals behind bars with the help of local people. The Staffordshire Smart...
vehicle ramming attacks

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A terrorist attack carried out by a lorry driver ramming into the crowd is very hard to prevent, it can cause untold damage and...
UAV in urban envrironment

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Deep reinforcement learning (an aspect of machine learning) was used to generate new development enabling the landing of a fixed wing UAV in urban...

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A remote ‘kill switch’ to immobilise HGVs is being secretly developed by UK government scientists who fear a Nice-style ISIS massacre in the UK....

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The companies QinetiQ, Thales and Textron AirLand have announced a collaborative bid to lead the UK Ministry of Defence’s upcoming Air Support to the Defence...

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The British and French governments have signed an agreement to begin a new phase of the bilateral Future Combat Air System (FCAS) programme. A...

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UK police forces fear that the threat of far-right violence is growing and poses danger to communities, says a senior counter-terrorism officer. The senior national...

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As submarines rely on stealth to complete their various missions, it is difficult to trace them.   Traditionally, submarines can be hunted by sonar. But...

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The UK Ministry of Defence has acquired an enterprise licence of the Bohemia Interactive Simulations (BISim) software Virtual Battlespace 3 (VBS3) as the UK...

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