surveillance technology

US techno-spy takes on Iranian black hole terror (Review) (With Image)

July 18th, 2012 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
Book: Dark Rising; Author: Grieg Beck; Publisher: Pan Macmillan; Price: Rs.350 (Indian Edition); Pages Rs 470; Genre: AdventureThe Cold War has given way to a nuclear arms race where the quest ... Read more...

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Now, drones to keep eye on trouble-makers in crowds

May 4th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, May 4 (IANS) Eyebot drones, the latest in surveillance technology, would promptly spot mischief makers during major sporting or social events, or act as high-resolution 3D street imaging systems, ... Read more...

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14 airports to get new air surveillance technology

February 7th, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 7 (IANS) The Airports Authority of India (AAI) is to introduce a new radar-based air surveillance system at 14 airports across the country for better control of aircraft ... Read more...

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US unveils new helicopter surveillance drone

December 30th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US Army has unveiled a new helicopter-like surveillance drone, the Boeing A160T Hummingbird, the BBC reported Friday.The drones are capable of "beaming back information ... Read more...

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Use of iPads, iPhones ‘affects our privacy’

April 25th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 25 (ANI): A wireless expert has revealed how iPads and iPhones design choice and regulation can affect the privacy and speech rights of users.Stephen B. Wicker, Cornell professor of electrical ... Read more...

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Iran cracks down on web dissident technology

March 20th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Mar 20 (ANI): Iranian security authorities have blocked US government-backed technology to impose a new crackdown on dissidents online and stop them speaking out safely.The Telegraph quoted Internet freedom ... Read more...

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UK security could be compromised if RAF’s Nimrod fleet is scrapped

January 27th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.27 (ANI): Leading British militayr figures have warned that the David Cameron Government faces a huge security risk if it decides to go ahead with plans to scrap the Royal ... Read more...

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UK schools ‘using CCTV to spy on pupils in toilets and changing rooms’

December 28th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): An official report has claimed that many schools in UK are using CCTV cameras to spy on pupils in toilets and monitor teachers' performance in the classroom.The report ... Read more...

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Iranian journalist sues Nokia after call lands him in jail

August 26th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 26 (ANI): An Iranian journalist is suing cell phone manufacturer Nokia, which helped Iranian authorities to track him down and put him behind bars.Isa Saharkhiz was captured and sent to ... Read more...

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Pakistan seeks n-deal, US help in reviving talks with India

March 23rd, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 23 (IANS) Ahead of its first strategic dialogue with the US, Pakistan has sought expanded military aid, an India type civil nuclear deal and a direct US role in ... Read more...

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Indian, US industry bodies ink dozen agreements, deepen economic ties

November 24th, 2009 - 8:35 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov. 24 (ANI): Building blocks for deepening Indo-US economic cooperation were put in place on Monday with the signing of a dozen agreements and memoranda of understanding between different Indian and ... Read more...

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Intelligence agencies developing ‘Terrorist Facebook’ to deal with al-Qa’ida

August 19th, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.19 (ANI): Intelligence agencies are building up a Facebook-style databank of international terrorists in order to sift through it with complex computer programs aimed at identifying key figures and predicting ... Read more...

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Scrambling CCTV images can protect the innocent

July 19th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 19 (ANI): In a bid to allay people's fear that their CCTV footage may be used against them in some way, a surveillance technology company has come up with a ... Read more...

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