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Australia Post To Deliver by Drone

[Image Credits: 3ders.org]

[Image Credits: 3ders.org]

Though postal services are sometimes seen as part of the ‘old world’ of communication, various national postal services are readily investing in new digital, delivery and even manufacturing options. The Australia Post is now also set to join those 21st century communication networks, as their CEO has just announced that they have set up a $20 million AUD fund (or approximately $14 million USD) to incorporate the latest technologies into their services. Among them are drone package deliveries in far corners of massive Australia, 3D printing services operating from post offices and investing in ecommerce startups through the University of Melbourne’s Melbourne Accelerator Program (MAP).

Source: 3ders.org – Australia Post announces US$14M fund for drone delivery, 3D printer services | 3D Printer News & 3D Printing News