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Malek Murison

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

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...

Purdue researcher develops technology powered by body heat

Kazuaki Yazawa, a research associate professor at Purdue University, Indiana, has developed technology that can be woven into a specially designed fabric, harnessing human...

Under the hood of Land Rover’s Project Hero

Last month, Jaguar Land Rover revealed Project Hero, the car manufacturer's joint effort with R&D consultancy Roke to develop a bespoke off-road vehicle for the...

‘No physical access’ required for Samsung smart TV hack

Swiss security consultancy Oneconsult and Israeli software company Equus have demonstrated the ease with which Samsung devices can be hacked. When it was revealed that the US Central Intelligence...

Ocean Alliance deploys drones to gather whale data

Ocean Alliance, a non-profit organization focusing on whale research and conservation, is using drones to gather vital information about whales in a non-invasive way. These days,...

Agtech start-up Arable to measure crops and weather with IoT

New Jersey start-up has raised $4.25m to launch crop and weather monitoring IoT device, the Arable Mark.  Much of the focus on IoT technology in...

UK public open to the idea of robot politicians

An OpenText study has explored the feelings of UK consumers towards artificial intelligence (AI) and robots. The findings suggest politicians could be a surprising...

University of Bradford to develop augmented reality app for Yorkshire cyclists

An augmented reality application for CityConnect, West Yorkshire's multi-million-pound cycling scheme, will engage cyclists and encourage them to learn about road safety on the go. CityConnect,...