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biometric technology

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The UK government is looking to meet with biometric technology firms to help determine existing marketplace capacity to provide fingerprint devices and capture software,...
manchester terrorist attack

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  Soldiers have been sent on to Britain’s streets to help the police following the Manchester terrorist attack which killed at least 22 people including...
airport security

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Manchester’s airport is using a new ‘ping’ system to work out how long passengers are queuing at the security and passport control gates and...
surveillance systems

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The UK Ministry of Defense has been upgrading its surveillance systems. Excelitas Technologies company Qioptiq has received a $100m surveillance and target acquisition contract...
autonomous systems

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Britain's defense ministry is asking security contractors to design new autonomous systems that can be used to deliver supplies to ground forces. Israel’s IAI developed...
securing mass crowd

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When thousands of football fans enter Cardiff' Stadium on June 3 to watch the UEFA Champions League final, few will be aware that their...
security checks

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London’s Luton airport is introducing a new technology to help cut down delays during security checks. The new cloud-based planning platform will help staff...
autonomous car cyber security

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An autonomous car cyber security group will receive UK government funding as part of a plan to make the country a hub for the...
defensive laser systems

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Of all the approaches to energy weaponry, arguably none has generated more interest than laser technology. Britain’s Ministry of Defence (MoD) has recently awarded...
big data

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A new challenge designed to bring the brightest minds in big data science together to solve real-world problems was announced by the British Defence...
extremism

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A specialist team of counter-terrorism experts will be established in the UK  as the government steps up efforts to tackle extremism in prisons in...
airport security

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The British defense agencies have been recently focusing on the improvement of airport security. Smiths Detection, a global company in the threat detection and...
airport security

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The British defense agencies have been recently focusing on the improvement of airport security. Smiths Detection, a global company in the threat detection and...
terrorist content

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The London Westminster attack perpetrated by Khalid Masood must be a "wake-up call" for technology giants over their efforts to tackle terrorist content online,...
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...

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