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Malek Murison

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Malek Murison is a freelance writer, editor and tech journalist based in London.

TeleRetail makes plans to transform logistics and delivery

Swiss start-up TeleRetail is testing a delivery robot capable of travelling up to fifty miles. Smart cities need smarter logistics systems if they are to achieve the...

Airbus launches commercial drone service Airbus Aerial

Airbus has launched a commercial drone service, Airbus Aerial, which will bring together small drone technology, high-altitude unmanned aircraft, satellite infrastructure and analytics software.  Few...

Parrot revamps consumer drones for commercial market

French tech company Parrot has revamped two of its recreational drones and launched several new packages to appeal to commercial pilots and small businesses.  Parrot, a...

Seekur robot ready for autonomous bridge inspection

Researchers at the University of Nevada have developed a robot capable of autonomous bridge inspection.  The condition of bridges can deteriorate quickly as materials age...

IBM patents drone for aerial pass-the-parcel

IBM has been granted a patent for mid-air package transfer technology that could be applied to extend the range of drone deliveries. Technology giant IBM...

New Zealand Air Force recruits Blip Systems for traffic management project

The Royal New Zealand Air Force has partnered with Danish IoT company Blip Systems to devise a traffic management system and ease congestion at...

MIT Media Lab unveils autonomous construction platform

An autonomous robot under development at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) could provide the blueprint for construction projects of the future. The Digital Construction...

Autonomous, electric Lilium Jet takes off in skies above Bavaria

Aviation start-up Lilium has completed maiden test flights of its electric vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) passenger jet near Munich, Germany.  It's not often that one...

EIT Digital launches cloud platform for drone services

EIT Digital, a European open innovation organization with hundreds of members across the business and research communities, is launching the 'Cloud4Drones' platform to service the...

Tarzan robot swings above crops for automated agriculture

Researchers at Georgia Tech are developing Tarzan, a sloth-inspired autonomous robot that can gather crop data from above.  Innovation is often born out of necessity. At...

Hermes and Starship Technologies to test delivery robots in London

German logistics giant Hermes has partnered with Starship Technologies to trial self-driving robots in London.  Plenty of attention has been given in recent months to...

SkyX aims high in oil & gas drone services

Drone maker SkyX plans to offer autonomous drone services to companies in the oil and gas industry, enabling them to inspect pipelines from above with...