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Last-mile delivery tech in the spotlight

By Chris Froud, senior associate and patent attorney in the Electronics, Computing & Physics group at European intellectual property firm, Withers & Rogers. The sharp increase in online shopping during the pandemic has underlined the important role of the UK’s freight industry in keeping goods moving. However, if e-commerce activity …

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Middletown Vinal Tech students complete simulated hazmat tra…

MIDDLETOWN — Students enrolled in the Criminal Justice And Protective Services Program at Vinal Technical High School spent parts of Wednesday and Thursday taking part in a realistic, but simulated hazardous material training exercise. A tanker truck, donated by Charlie’s Water Wagon in Portland, sat in the back parking lot …

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5 takeaways on digital innovation from Walmart’s top tech ex…

From drone and autonomous vehicle deliveries to adding automated micro-fulfillment to dozens of stores, Walmart has a reputation for embracing digital innovation.  In the past few months alone, the company has announced it’s testing a text-to-shop tool and further consolidating its app with universal search and checkout, while Sam’s Club is developing …

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Spooky tech — From levitating light bulbs to collars that gi…

Technology continues to advance rapidly with artificial intelligence-based robots and brain implants that could allow paralyzed individuals to control tech with their thoughts. While many of these technologies as encouraging and beneficial to humankind, others are spooky or downright terrifying. There are several technologies with potentially frightening uses, from flying …

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500 Global in Partnership with Taiwan Tech Arena (TTA) and t…

(MENAFN- Media OutReach Limited) TAIPEI, TAIWAN  – Media OutReach  – 14 October 2021 – Venture capital firm 500 Global (formerly 500 Startups), is holding the inaugural digital demo day of 500 Global Accelerator Taiwan with TTA. On October 22, 20 startups in the first batch will present their solutions in a range of sectors, …

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Canadian drone tech used in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict – repo…

The Canadian government has been selling sensitive drone technology to Turkey last year, which was used by Azerbaijan in its 2020 conflict with Armenia, Ricochet reported. Internal government documents revealed that the Trudeau government exported the Wescam optics for drones to Turkey in coordination with a defense lobbyist with connections …

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EXRO’s Clever Tech Could Power Up Future EV Performance

Renault production line of the R240 electric motors mainly for the Renault ZOE electric car. Photo … [+] by: Andia/ Universal Images Group via Getty Images As I write articles about electric transportation technologies for Forbes.com, I keep a reminder on my desk of the importance of electric motors to …

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