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DHS Announces Winners of Opioid Detection Challenge

The Department of Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate has unveiled the champion of a global $1.55M competition on opioid detection technology. IDSS, winner of the Opioid Detection Challenge, will receive a $500K grand prize for its IDSS Detect 1000 scanner tool, DHS said Thursday.

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Learning Machine Technologies Lands DHS Funding to Develop Credential Security System

Learning Machine Technologies has secured $159K in funding from the Department of Homeland Security's science and technology directorate through the Silicon Valley Innovation Program, to build a blockchain security product that will mitigate forgery of credentials.

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Synthetik Secures DHS Funds for Object Recognition Prototype Dev’t

Texas-based startup company Synthetik Applied Technologies has been awarded a nearly $200K contract from the Department of Homeland Security's science and technology directorate to create an artificial intelligence-based object recognition prototype for the Transportation Security Administration.

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DHS S&T Develops Chemical Assessment Model Suite

The Department of Homeland Security's science and technology directorate has created a set of models intended to help federal agencies examine chemical threats and the potential effect of a life-threatening attack.

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