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Police departments use technology for patrols, community

Police departments use technology for patrols, community

Police departments use state grants to cover the cost of new purchases of online programs, mobile apps and new gadgets to track crime, as well as to create a closer [...]

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UAVs and mobile tracking technologies

UAVs and mobile tracking technologies

Unmanned vehicles and innovative mobile apps – these are the cutting edge technologies used to maintain order at large airports nowadays. The latest addition are the mobile tracking technologies. Helsinki [...]

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Israeli police to deploy firefighting helicopters

Israeli police to deploy firefighting helicopters

Fire Fighting, Israel, Law Enforcement, New Products, News August 24, 2014 at 10:00

Israeli Police helicopters are to undergo refurbishment that will enhance their abilities, enabling them to conduct firefighting, search and rescue operations from the air, cooperation between the police and the [...]

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U.S. details plans for car-to-car safety communications

U.S. details plans for car-to-car safety communications

New Products, News August 24, 2014 at 07:00

After more than a decade of research into car-to-car communications, U.S. auto safety regulators took a step forward today by unveiling their plan for requiring cars to have wireless gear [...]

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Flying cameras following earthquake

Flying cameras following earthquake

Flying cameras help teams assess damage, search for survivors and clear roads following earthquake in Ludian, Yunnan, China. Disaster response team incorporates aerial technology into their relief efforts for the first [...]

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Unmanned aircraft used to survey Hawaii wildlife

Unmanned aircraft used to survey Hawaii wildlife

The first of two scheduled deployments of unmanned aircraft systems over the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands showed they can be used to conduct research without harming the region’s fragile ecosystem, federal [...]

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Ambulances go high-tech to prevent crashes

Ambulances go high-tech to prevent crashes

In an emergency, every second counts. But driving at high speeds can compromise the safety of first responders and civilians. There is a new device that’s helping some ambulance drivers [...]

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Chinese hacking schemes from US defense contractors

Chinese hacking schemes from US defense contractors

China, Cyber Crime, New Products, News, USA August 20, 2014 at 16:00

A Chinese national has been indicted in connection with an alleged computer hacking scheme to steal trade secrets from American defense contractors, federal prosecutors announced Friday. Among the targeted contractors, [...]

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iHLS TV: Al-Qaeda, China vs Microsoft, new QinetiQ surveillance systems, terrorists using social media

iHLS TV: Al-Qaeda, China vs Microsoft, new QinetiQ surveillance systems, terrorists using social media

China, iHLS TV, New Products, News, Surveillance, Technology News August 19, 2014 at 19:00

Articles and issues discussed in this week’s report: Al-Qaeda financing sources China vs Microsoft QinetiQ’s new airborne communications surveillance systems Terrorists using social media

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A ‘Ghost’ in operational status soon

A ‘Ghost’ in operational status soon

Test flights of the Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI)  GHOST mini  hovering unmanned system (UAS) continue and the system is expected to gain full operational status next year, by then it [...]

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UAVs becoming armed threats – tactical laser weapon already in the works

UAVs becoming armed threats – tactical laser weapon already in the works

Raytheon Co. will develop a tactical laser weapon mounted on a maneuverable combat vehicle to protect U.S. Marine Corps task forces from unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), cruise missiles, and other. [...]

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New mobile passport control app available

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has announced the launch of the first authorized app to expedite a traveler’s entry process into the U.S. Mobile Passport Control (MPC) will allow [...]

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GPS vehicle pursuit darts

GPS vehicle pursuit darts

High-speed chases can be dangerous both for police officers and the general public. To minimize that danger, a company called StarChase has developed a system that shoots a special GPS-equipped [...]

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צילום: Ring Power

New Counter-terrorism Vehicle: An Armored Mini-Tractor

When law enforcement officers are called to any emergency situation – they are prepared for the worst case scenario. Whether dealing with a hostage rescue, barricaded suspects, riot scene, or [...]

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אירוע רב נפגעים. צילום: IVT Medical

Saving Lives on the Battlefield: New Israeli Medical Technology

A simple, basic medical device aimed at saving lives on the battlefield was developed and manufactured by a medical start-up company based in Ra’anana, Israel. The project is based on [...]

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