Safe City

Safe City

terrorism

Asymmetric warfare, meaning conventional militaries combatting guerrilla and terrorist organizations, has long posed a challenge for states. New technology combining mobile platforms with the...
Robot

The British Army is about to obtain an impressive, advanced new explosive ordnance disposal robot with the ability to climb stairs, negotiate slopes of...
Autonomous

As integration of both autonomous drones and driverless cars in our societies approaches, the race to safety in both industries increases, as to keep...

The definition of a smart city is rather diverse and encompasses any technology that can help a city become smarter, more efficient, more resilient,...
uav mapping

The first UAV mapping mission over a major Canadian metropolitan city was concluded. This first of its kind operation, flown over the downtown core...
driverless car

Dubai’s authorities have been adopting more advanced technologies within the framework of their vision of Dubai as becoming the smartest city in the world....
citizen-centric

In many terrorist attack events, first responders do not have immediate access to real-time information from the scene, or from victims that are being...
sensing

The advancement of embedded technologies is driving a rapid growth of sensing technologies that can yield data from citywide deployments for monitoring, modeling, and...
body cam

Police body cams have become a frequent measure in the law enforcement sectors worldwide. The public demand seems to be going up for these...
smart city

Smart city projects are using a range of technologies, such as sensors, video, smart meters, analytics, and more to improve the lives of citizens,...
smart city

Smart city development has progressed over the past few years, with most of the conversation surrounding smart city planning has so far focused on...
drone

The FAA provides to those who register their drone a 10-digit code which must be legibly printed on the frame of the device. However,...
cybersecurity

Just a few days before the President Trump inauguration, 70% of Washington DC’s CCTV cameras had been infected with a ransomware causing the system...
street light

Street lights are valuable city assets that can enable various smart city services and Internet of Things strategies. A vast array of connected devices...
smart-city

A new lightweight, temporary alternative to traditional barriers made from concrete or steel blocks was recently deployed to protect fans from vehicle-led terrorist attacks...
weapon detection

New security tools are needed to prevent the types of mass shootings that have become endemic to US culture in recent years. With policymakers...
homeland security

We are inviting ground-breaking startups in the security, defense and homeland security (HLS) fields to take part in a first-of-its kind startup competition. iHLS is...
body camera

The body camera has been in use by law enforcement officers for more than a decade. Such video devices provide what experts called a...
surveillance

The growing threat of radical terrorism and organized crime in Sweden has sparked government-led homeland security initiatives to finance projects driven by advanced technology....
utilizing big data and artificial intelligence

With the advent of the era of "artificial intelligence plus," science and technology across the globe are entering an extremely rapid evolutionary stage. Utilizing...
smart city

The technological advancements posed by the Internet of Things (IoT) have far-reaching benefits for the cities who adopt them. Smart Cities such as Barcelona,...
face recognition

Moscow has been bringing CCTV (Closed Circuit TV) security to the next level, through a partnership that brings artificial intelligence to bear in ways...