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US Government Allocates $84 Million in Drone, Space Tech, Sh…

World 02:17 GMT 11.07.2020Get short URL https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107878/97/1078789773_0:221:2100:1403_1200x675_80_0_0_cec87b3f070cdd0c4e6db53da6237433.jpg Sputnik International https://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.png Sputnik https://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/i/logo.png https://sputniknews.com/world/202007111079853812-us-government-allocates-84-million-in-drone-space-tech-shipbuilding-contracts/ WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – The US government has approved $84 million in contracts to protect unmanned aerial vehicles, space technology and shipbuilding during the COVID-19 crisis, the Department of Defence said in a press release. “As part of …

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Skyports in Scotland Collaborates on “Space Enabled” Drone D…

Drone delivery service provider Skyports in Scotland has collaborated with technology communications company Vodafone and digital consultants Deloitte to deliver medical supplies and samples for the NHS by drone, enabling COVID response efforts. “The live flights will take place later this year and will use mobile connectivity and space-based technology,” says …

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Drone Delivery Canada Is Coming to America

Courtesy of DDC One of Canada’s top drone delivery companies is “Coming to America” (FYI: Not an Eddie Murphy sequel). This week, Drone Delivery Canada launched the first steps to soar into the U.S. market, sparking discussions with potential American partners. A company spokesperson said several companies had expressed interest …

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7 Ways Technology Is Working to Address a World in Crisis

July 9, 2020 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The current crisis has disrupted work and life around the world. However, the spirit of innovation, with its resiliency and determination, is proving that such worldwide obstacles don’t have to create the same disruption.  Technology companies …

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Public Opinion of Drone Delivery? New Study Finds Most Germa…

Public opinion of drone delivery and air taxis is a major hurdle for the industry, as organizations from hospital networks to Walmart try to utilze the benefits of faster, contactless, on demand delivery.  A new study by German research collaborative Sky Limits indicates that German citizens, at least, aren’t ready …

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Grand Forks’ economy: From retail to manufacturing

But it’s not all bad news. The data, compiled by the local Economic Development Corporation, also shows big growth in the manufacturing sector, which added 660 jobs from 2015 to 2019. The portrait that emerges from the data, presented to EDC leaders in June, is one of an economy bound …

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DOD may closely track researchers thanks to NDAA provision -…

Congress DOD may closely track researchers thanks to NDAA provision By Lauren C. Williams Jul 08, 2020 House lawmakers last week passed an amendment to the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act that would allow the Defense Department to track U.S. and foreign student researchers on national security projects, despite …

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