February 2021

IoT: Building blocks for smart cities

The Edge Market – February 8, 2021.

Globalisation and industrialisation have made major cities a magnet for talent and a driver of economic growth. The resultant rapid migration, however, has put immense pressure on urban infrastructure, with public authorities having to look for ways to make cities more effective and efficient.

Recognising this, Vectolabs Technologies Sdn Bhd Read More…

Malaysian company develops Covid-19 rapid test kits that can deliver results under 20 minutes

Malay Mail – February 26, 2021

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 26 — A homegrown diagnostic solution start-up has developed a digital rapid Covid-19 test kit — dubbed APTSENS — that can upload test results in real-time with geo-location data to cloud servers via a mobile app. Read More…

Malaysian companies develop Covid-19 rapid test kits

The Edge Markets – February 27, 2021

Homegrown technology company Biogenes Technologies Sdn Bhd is developing an aptamer-based biosensor against the novel coronavirus that can accurately deliver test results in under one minute.

The technology is the result of a collaboration between Biogenes and San Francisco-based start-up Pinpoint Science Ltd. Read More…