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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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KickView Secures DHS Funds to Develop Airport Passenger Flow Analysis Tech

Colorado-based data analytics company KickView has secured a $147,413 contract from the Department of Homeland Security's science and technology directorate to adapt a multisensor technology for use in queue length and wait time analyses at international airports in the U.S.

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William Bryan: DHS Must Work With Partners on Blockchain Dev’t

William Bryan, acting undersecretary for science and technology at the Department of Homeland Security, has said that his office is working with DHS components to implement blockchain to ensure system interoperability and mitigate vendor lock-in.

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DHS, DOE Labs Evaluate In-Suit Comms Gear for Emergency Responders

The Department of Homeland Security's National Urban Science and Technology Laboratory has collaborated with the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory to evaluate in-suit equipment designed to help first responders communicate when they respond to hazardous material incidents.

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