Browsing the "DHS" Tag

US Government Offering Up to $800K for Anti-Forgery Blockchain Solutions

| Yogita Khatri

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is seeking to fund anti-counterfeiting solutions from blockchain startups with grants of up to $800,000.

US Government Interested in Tracking Privacy Coins, New Document Shows

| Nikhilesh De

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security wants to find out if it's feasible to track transactions conducted using privacy coins.

Factom Blockchain Project Wins Grant to Protect US Border Patrol Data

| Anna Baydakova

The Department of Homeland Security has awarded a grant to blockchain project Factom for live testing a platform for securing camera and sensor data.

US Government Awards $750k in New Blockchain Startup Grant

| Stan Higgins

A blockchain startup from Virginia has received additional funding from the US Department of Homeland Security for ID and online access solutions.

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US Government Awards $2.25 Million to Blockchain Research Projects

| Stan Higgins

The US government has awarded research contracts to three startups working with blockchain worth a total of about $2.25m.

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Boom in Drug Dealer Digital Currency Use Sparks Worries Among US Officials

| Stan Higgins

There's been "a substantial increase" in cases involving digital currencies in the drug trade, a DHS official told Congress yesterday.

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US Department of Homeland Security Talks Blockchain R&D

| Pete Rizzo

In a new interview, members of the US Department of Homeland Security discuss their increasing interest in blockchain tech.

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Department of Homeland Security Calls for Blockchain Research

| Pete Rizzo

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is seeking to better understand blockchain tech through a research initiative.

Mt. Gox Officially Files for Liquidation

| Jon Southurst

The defunct bitcoin exchange is now less likely to ever recover missing or seized funds, diminishing relaunch hopes.

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Federal Agency Responses Reveal US Government Attitudes to Bitcoin

| Jon Southurst

The US Senate committee has revealed the responses it received to its previous requests for information on virtual currencies.