Tag Archives: DHS

DHS Releases Mobile App Development Guide

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security recently published the First Responder Mobile Application Development Best Practices Guide. This short guide is full of best practices and tips for mobile app developers to follow when creating apps for first responders. The guide was created by the DHS Office of Emergency Communications (OEC) and the Mobile Applications more »

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#CAUSE3 Twitter Chat on 1/30

On Friday, January 30 at 1:30pm Eastern Time the NISC will be participating in a Twitter chat co-hosted by the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (DHS S&T) and Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC). The chat will focus on the results of CAUSE III, especially the Digital Volunteer-Supported Recovery Operations Experiment (DVSROE) element more »

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Join the National Conversation

DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has launched a national effort to reinvent research and development through its new project, the National Conversation on Homeland Security Technology. In this project, DHS wants to help connect responders and operational users directly to industry and innovators. Direct dialogue with practitioners presents an opportunity for industry to learn about more »

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NISC Members Provide Feedback on DHS Mobile App

NISC members who indicated interest in reviewing the First Responder Mobile Application Development: Best Practices Guide have received email instructions for providing their valuable feedback.  The guide was drafted by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Emergency  Communications’ (OEC) Mobile Applications for Public Safety Project (MAPS), and will be used by developers more »

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