Uptin Saiidi is a Multimedia Journalist for CNBC International, currently based in Singapore.
He covers tech, travel, startups, sharing economy, the future of work and more. His stories can be seen across CNBC's main T.V. channel, CNBC.com, YouTube and Facebook.
Before relocating to Asia, Uptin worked on CNBC's "Power Lunch" at the network's global headquarters.
Prior to joining CNBC, Uptin was a digital producer at MTV News in New York.
Uptin is a graduate of The George Washington University where he studied Finance, International Business and Communications.
You can follow him on Twitter @Uptin.
As drones become more readily available, so does demand for anti-drone systems to protect critical sites and infrastructure.
As drones become more available, there's a growing demand for anti-drone technology. CNBC's Uptin Saiidi tests out a new technology in Malaysia.
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