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UNCW Computer Science Team Working with Honeywell on Home Voice-Recognition Software

A University of North Carolina Wilmington computer science team is trying to build a home voice-recognition software that can carry out commands around the house. The software could control lights, alarms,…

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A+ Technology & Security Solutions is opening a new high tech center in Bridgeport, Conn. It will renovate a 7,000 square-foot commercial building into a state-of-the-art facility. SSI Staff · October 02, 2015

Axis Communications welcomed Siklu as a technology partner on Tuesday, while Prism announced on Monday the addition of Axis network cameras to Prism Connect. SSI Staff · October 02, 2015

The University of South Florida has installed hundreds of cameras outside of dorms to increase campus safety. The cameras cost more than half a million dollars and will monitor who goes in and out of dorms. SSI Staff · October 01, 2015

Drone operation near airports is a major concern for the FAA. Denver is a particularly concerning location, with seven drones eclipsing altitudes of 3,660 feet in the past three months. Therefore, the DIA has formed a working group to try to solve the problem. SSI Staff · October 01, 2015

Michael Wolf at NextMarket Insight issued a report, 'The Mass Market Smart Home,' that explains the industry needs more compelling cases to push greater adoption of the technology. SSI Staff · September 30, 2015

The University of Phoenix College of Security and Criminal Justice launched the Center of Research Excellence, based in Washington D.C. The center will focus on the security, criminal justice and technology fields. SSI Staff · September 30, 2015

Drones could reach a million this Holiday season, according to Rich Swayze, FAA assistant administrator-policy, international affairs and environment. The FAA is trying to get in front of the sales surge by educating people about the potential dangers of the UAVs. SSI Staff · September 29, 2015