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The Homeland Security Department Just Hired a UK Firm of 20 People to Help With Border Security

April 17, 2018 FROM NEXTGOV arrow A London-based cyber-security firm with just 20 employees became the first overseas company to win a contract with the Homeland Security Department to help tackle border security. iProov will roll out its biometric facial verification technology to help U.S. Customs and Border Protection and improve the passenger-entry operation process under...

The Department Of Homeland Security Just Hired a U.K. Firm Of 20 People To Help With Border Security

April 16, 2018 A London-based cyber-security firm with just 20 employees became the first overseas company to win a contract with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to help tackle border security. iProov will roll out its biometric facial verification technology to help Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and improve the passenger-entry operation...

Amazon Has Replaced Google as the Best Place to Work in the U.S.

March 26, 2018 FROM NEXTGOV arrow Amazon has knocked Google off the top spot as the best place to work in the world, according to LinkedIn. Each year, the social network for professionals goes through “billions of actions” taken by LinkedIn’s over 500 million members and crunches data from three areas; jobs applications, engagement (interest in...

Closing The Pay Gap Means Women Are Going To Have To Start Bragging

March 8, 2018 You’d think that simply performing well at work and helping others would be enough to get you the recognition you deserve. But as a woman you might as well shoot yourself in the foot. Not only will you be less likely to get that pat on the back, you might...

A Holiday Spike in Russian Vessels Near UK Waters

December 28, 2017 Russia’s Christmas present to Britain? Sending a warship incredibly close to UK territorial waters. On Dec. 23, the Royal Navy frigate HMS St Albans was called upon to “keep watch” on and escort a new Russian warship “through the North Sea and areas of UK interest,” the Royal Navy confirmed....

Changing the Language in Job Ads Could Help Bring More Women Into Tech

November 28, 2017 FROM NEXTGOV arrow Over 90 companies, including HP, Accenture, Cisco, and Dell, have signed up to a collective Tech Talent Charter, which aims to promote greater gender diversity in the UK’s tech workforce. The charter, which has also received funding from the British government, pledges to bring companies together to address the industry’s...

Changing The Language In Job Ads Could Help Bring More Women Into Tech

November 27, 2017 Over 90 companies, including HP, Accenture, Cisco, and Dell, have signed up to a collective Tech Talent Charter, which aims to promote greater gender diversity in the UK’s tech workforce. The charter, which has also received funding from the British government, pledges to bring companies together to address the industry’s...

Equifax Hacking Victims Are Now Able to Use a Free Chatbot to Help Sue for Damages

September 13, 2017 FROM NEXTGOV arrow The security breach at Equifax, one of the three largest credit bureaus in the US, compromised sensitive and private details of 143 million customers, which accounts for 44% of the US population. Details include Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses and driver’s license numbers. British people are also affected too,...