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Cutting the cord: Using ambient Wi-Fi for power and communications

Researchers at the University of Washington have developed a way to harvest power from Wi-Fi signals and use that power to communicate with standard Wi-Fi routers.

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How CMS takes on and beats back Medicare fraud

Integrated with several Medicare databases, the Fraud Prevention System uses predictive algorithms and analytics to compare billing patterns against Medicare fee-for-service claims prior to payment.

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National lab shops for wearable gear for first responders

The Pacific Northwest National Lab is looking for organizations to partner with to create wearable advanced communications devices for emergency responders.

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Autonomic Resources offers agencies a self-service cloud platform

ARC-P On Premise provides departments and agencies a self-service cloud platform for infrastructure management inside the agency security boundary.

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Postal Service envisions Internet of packages and things

The Postal Service explores how best to interconnect postal operations with the future Internet of Things, when the network can spot delays before the customer does.

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