BY Harris Cumming THE NEW rules which are set to come into force later this month, will mandate any drone owner in the UK with a craft in excess of 250g to register with the Civil Aviation Authority. Those who fail to comply risk being fined up to £1000. To register, users must first pay an annual fee of £9. In addition to registering their devices, drone pilots will also be required to take an online theory test to ensure they know the potential dangers of flying these machines. For many this news is long overdue, as rogue drones have already … Continue reading New legislation for UK drone hobbyists
By Ryan Capperauld. In a visit to the UWS campus in Ayr, guest lecturer Phil Taylor (Security Network Engineer) of Palo Alto Networks stressed the importance of online safety in the age of internet usage. Taylor outlined the dangers that hacking … Continue reading Palo Alto Networks talk “online safety” at UWS.
Cyber security experts gathered at UWS Ayr Campus on Tuesday to inform students of the dangers posed by hackers and online viruses in the digital world. Phil Taylor of Palo Alto Networks was accompanied by Steven Wallace of FullProxy in a … Continue reading Industry Professionals Inform UWS Students of Online Hacks
by Alex Docherty Defence Minister Stuart Andrew revealed in a letter to SNP MP for Edinburgh North and Leith Deidre Brock, that more than 700 nuclear safety events have been recorded at Scotland’s nuclear bases since 2006. These nuclear safety … Continue reading Almost 300 Nuclear Safety Incidents Now Publicly Exposed
by Siobhann Dunn YESTERDAY’S budget proposed that the UK would be preparing for the future and according to Chancellor Phillip Hammond, this means adopting driverless vehicles. He said: “Our future vehicles will be driverless but they will be electric first.” … Continue reading The future is Driverless
By Dominic V. Cassidy Researchers at the University of Aberdeen have developed a new, more powerful MRI scanner. After ten years of research and development, patients in Scotland are now becoming the first in the world to be scanned … Continue reading Prototype MRI Scanner Developed in Aberdeen