Day: September 27, 2018

New bill could require NYPD to turn over body camera data If passed, the bill would also require the NYPD to provide individual breakdowns each time a body camera was used and explanations for why it failed to record Graham Rayman | New York Daily News via PoliceOne | Source URL NEW YORK — A pair of NYPD oversight bills will […]

DOJ awards $6M to advance nationwide community policing efforts Funds will support new approaches to preventing crime and promoting safe communities PoliceOne | Source URL WASHINGTON — The Department of Justice has awarded $6 million to law enforcement agencies and organizations across the country to advance community policing efforts, the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) announced Monday.  […]

KCPD South Patrol hosting neighborhood watch training to promote community policing

Convert Text to SpeechKSHB Kansas City | Source URL KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police at the South Patrol Division want to shed a little light on how to keep your community safe.  They’re hosting neighborhood watch training Wednesday evening.  Police say neighborhood watches create more awareness, prevent crime and […]

STUNNED Android users discover that Google allows mobile phone apps to read all your Gmail Lance Johnson | Natural News | Source URL After promising they would no longer spy on your emails for advertisement purposes, Google Inc. recently admitted to lawmakers that they continue to allow third party companies to scan and share data from private Gmail accounts. According to the Wall Street Journal, a top Google official […]

Efficient generation of high-density plasma enabled by high magnetic field

iSpeech | Source URL An international joint research group led by Osaka University demonstrated that it was possible to efficiently heat plasma by focusing a relativistic electron beam (REB) accelerated by a high-intensity, short-pulse laser with the application of a magnetic field of 600 tesla (T), about 600 times […]

The fighter jet controlled with the blink of an eye: Radical AI cockpit replaces instruments with a ‘mindreading’ augmented reality helmet Mark Prigg | The Daily Mail | Source URL The Top Gun pilots of the future may use radical virtual instruments instead of the traditional dials and levers. The radical system will monitor a pilot’s every move, tracking their gaze and brainwaves to work out exactly what they are […]

Lockheed Martin Wins $289M Deal for M142 HIMARS Launchers

natural tts NASDAQ | Source URL Lockheed Martin Corp . LMT recently secured a $289.2-million modification contract for the delivery of 24 M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS) launchers and spare parts. The contract was awarded by the U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama. Work related to the deal will be […]

Defense Strategies Institute’s 2018 Directed Energy Day Announced

iSpeech This year’s Directed Energy Day, occurring November 15, 2018, will provide a forum to discuss the efforts to develop and leverage DE technologies in support of U.S. national security needs and battlefield overmatch. The agenda is comprised of 8 unique and collaborative sessions with a focus on this year’s […]

Twitter asks users for help in developing new rules to stop ‘dehumanizing’ speech on the platform Annie Palmer | The Daily Mail | Source URL Twitter may finally be answering users’ demands for it to ‘ban Nazis.’ In a blog post Tuesday, Twitter executives said they’re considering a new policy that prevents people from using dehumanizing language on the site.  The policy isn’t official just yet, […]