Society & Politics
“E-wallet”: US banks arm themselves against PayPal

“E-wallet”: US banks arm themselves against PayPal

Joint digital payment system also to compete with providers such as Apple Pay: The largest banks in the USA want to jointly establish an electronic wallet to take on competitors such as Apple Pay (https://www.apple.com/at/apple-pay/) and PayPal...

New law for critical infrastructures

New law for critical infrastructures

KÖTTER Security calls for greater consideration of private security service providers Acts of sabotage against railway lines and cyber-attacks on public institutions have recently brought security for critical infrastructures (CRITIS) back into the public focus....

Walking stick 2.0 for the visually impaired finds muesli

Walking stick 2.0 for the visually impaired finds muesli

An intelligent walking stick developed by researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder (https://www.colorado.edu) is designed to make life easier for blind and visually impaired people. It is equipped with a camera and software that can evaluate images. In...

Report: Perimeter Protection in 2022

Report: Perimeter Protection in 2022

Several trends can currently be observed in perimeter security: On the one hand, the use of video technology has increased considerably and, on the other hand, the integration of additional, technical solutions is being intensified. Users are increasingly relying on...

Perimeter Protection: Drones – Danger from the Air

Perimeter Protection: Drones – Danger from the Air

Aerial drones for private and commercial use can now be found in every DIY store. With their wide accessibility and increasingly powerful cameras and sensors, unmanned aerial vehicles pose an increasing threat to perimeter protection. In recent years, drones have...

SITE SAFETY 2022 by KÖTTER SERVICES: Everything from a single source

SITE SAFETY 2022 by KÖTTER SERVICES: Everything from a single source

The practical event SITE SAFETY 2022 by KÖTTER SERVICES in Bremen as a first-time event in the context of security concepts for construction sites, shipyards and CRITIS areas with renowned partner companies. KÖTTER Security held an 'Open Day' in Bremen on 6 October...

BrainCreators unveils new digital port inspector SEAGULL

BrainCreators unveils new digital port inspector SEAGULL

Dutch company BrainCreators announced the port inspector SEAGULL at CES. The solution uses AI to observe incoming and outgoing ship traffic. BrainCreators has now developed several inspectors that apply AI for pattern recognition. For instance, we previously spoke to...

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