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CES 2019 Lint
The Consumer Electronics Show, CES 2019, is now running in Las Vegas through January 11. It’s the largest annual gathering of technology professionals.

Cybercrime is something that we all need to be aware of, no matter what our profession is. Because the healthcare industry is known for collecting sensitive patient information such as credit card and Social Security numbers, medical facilities often have been the target of attackers.

An interview with Navy veteran Angela Hill who – along with her brother Ed – founded Jadex, a cybersecurity firm in Spring Lake, Michigan.


By Dr. Jennifer Sedillo

Noncancer pain, which is chronic pain that lasts for more than three months, is regularly treated with opioids. In the midst of high opioid addiction rates, however, other pain management strategies are being prioritized.


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The time has come for a new geopolitical strategy for the Middle East that focuses on a realistic approach utilizing all elements of U.S. national power.

An unexpected parable on veteran homelessness and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) subtly hidden just below the sugary-sweet score and sentimental dialogue adds an unexpected (but welcome) dimension to this kids' movie.

Four Americans were killed in a suicide attack in Syria on Wednesday, the largest loss of life in the Pentagon's war against Islamic State militants there and a sign of the potent threat that remains as the Trump administration begins to withdraw.

President Trump could announce a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as soon as Friday, following an expected meeting at the White House with a North Korean envoy, U.S. and Asian diplomats said Wednesday.

President Trump's decision to remove U.S. troops stationed in Syria was predicated on a seemingly simple argument: The Islamic State, the extremist group that once controlled large swatches of that country and Iraq, had been defeated.

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Technology and Forensics: The Future of Law Enforcement Sponsored By VACCINE

This On-Demand presentation focuses on the various types of forensics within the framework of training academies, colleges, and universities and how to prepare individuals for the shift from traditional to digital forensics including the use of an alternate interaction methodology, Visual Analytics by Demonstration, which allows people to provide visual demonstrations to interactively explore data in visual analytic applications.

Purdue University
Harnessing the Power of TEVUS: Assessing lone-wolf drone terror threats with the Terrorism and Extremist Violence in the United States (TEVUS) Portal Sponsored By Purdue University

This On-Demand presentation will introduce participants to the National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START), the TEVUS Portal, and the TEVUS Database. The Terrorism and Extremist Violence in the United States (TEVUS) Portal is a free, public-facing online interface and visualization tool that compiles behavioral, geographic, and temporal characteristics of extremist violence in the U.S. dating back to 1970.

American Military University (AMU)
Social Media and It’s Many Uses: From Information Collection to Humanitarian and Disaster Assistance, and More Sponsored By American Military University

The use of social media has become a vital part of information collection that contributes to the situational awareness of the intelligence, law enforcement, and other communities. As with any information collection method, there are inherent concerns with privacy and oversight. This On-Demand presentation will look at procedures and challenges associated with collecting data through social media.


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