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NSW father and son shoot for the stars, turning farms-and-mines town into drones and aerospace hardware hub

NSW father and son shoot for the stars, turning farms-and-mines town into drones and aerospace hardware hub

You wouldn’t necessarily expect a regional town known for its gold mining and agriculture to be the next “centre of drone excellence”, but this father and son did.  Key points: A drone testing range is being established at West Wyalong in the NSW Riverina New drone, balloon, and space technology …

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When Vernie plays video games in Melbourne, his fans around the world watch. He’s part of a rising trend

A young man wearing headphones and a hoody

Most nights, when Vernie “BlueRukus” Valentos boots up the PlayStation in his home in Western Melbourne, he’s joined by a few dozen online spectators who have gathered to chat and watch him play. They come from all over, teenagers and the middle-aged, and have been doing so for years. For the 28-year-old, they …

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