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In Singapore, a quest to build the mother of all robotics systems

Pulkit Jaiswal, the 22-year-old CEO and founder of Singapore-based startup SwarmX, believes that the drone industry is still in the “dark ages.”<p>Sure, …

Toddler's eyeball sliced in half by drone propeller

<b>An 18-month-old boy has lost an eye after being hit by a drone flown by a family friend.</b><p>Oscar Webb's eye was sliced in half by a propeller after the operator, Simon Evans, lost control of the drone.<p>The toddler, from Stourport-on-Severn, Worcestershire, will need several operations before he can …

Drones

Airware And DJI/Accel Launch Drone Investment Funds

Airware makes a flexible drone operating system. DJI makes the top consumer drones. But they need to bundle up with industry-specific hardware and software makers to sell whole commercial drone packages to big construction, oil, and insurance companies.<p>So by some cosmic coincidence, both are …

What Is A Gyrocopter And Why Did This Man Land One On The Capitol Lawn?

Not quite a copter, not quite a plane<p>Earlier today, a postman from Ruskin, Florida, landed a gyrocopter on the east lawn of the United States Capitol building. Doug Hughes claimed his flight was intended as a nonviolent protest against corruption, and shortly after landing he was apprehended by …

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FAA investigating drone flying near news helicopters

Monday evening, as Chopper 7 covered a fire in a Spanaway salvage yard, KIRO-TV Chief Photographer Scott Crueger turned the camera toward another …

Drones

The 17 best drone videos that gave a whole new perspective to 2014

Drone photography came into its own this year.<p>Quadcopters with cameras got better and cheaper, turning more people into drone hobbyists and professional aerial videographers. Drones were used for cityscapes, nature walks, concerts, real estate listings, disaster surveys, Olympic sports—even …

Editors' Choice: Top apps for 2013

The number of dedicated iPad apps has exploded over the past 4 years, going from 5,000 in the spring of 2010 to nearly 500,000 available in the app …

Advanced iPad Flying webinar video recording

Sporty’s recently presented a webinar covering topics related to advanced iPad flying. The presentation covered iPad preflight, an iPad legal …