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Experience Norway's midnight sun by drone

Michael Fletcher collaborated with Alan Mathieson to capture drone footage of northern Norway's mist-shrouded mountains during this summer's midnight …

How Intel Plans to Win the Battle For Robot and Drone Supremacy

Intel won big in the Windows PC era by partnering closely with Microsoft and a handful of the largest PC manufacturers. But when the world moved on …

This is why your existing smart-home gadgets probably won't work with Apple's new 'Home' app

It looks like an elegant, very Apple-y way to control all the smart-stuff in your home.<p>But if you've been an early adopter of smart-home gadgetry, like the Nest smart thermostat, Ring video doorbell, or personal favorite Canary camera, chances are pretty good they won't work with Apple Home. At all.<p>…

Nissan Leaf Gets More Range, But Overall Electric Car Prospects Look Grim

SILVERSTONE, England – Nissan has added a bit of range to its Leaf electric car but the outlook for battery-only vehicles looks grim as sales, in Europe at least, only seem to react to tax payer handouts.<p>Nissan says its new Leaf sedan has been given a more powerful 30 Kw battery, which increases …

Electric Vehicles

Google might have drones deliver packages to robots on wheels

A vision for safer and more reliable drone deliveries<p>We haven't heard too much from Google's Project Wing, the company's drone delivery project, but a patent filing first reported by <i>Fast Company</i> today suggests the team is hard at work figuring out to get a fleet of robots to work together to …

Drones

Watch this crash-proof Gimbal drone explore an ice cave

Heading into the abyss, the Gimbal is a drone that can venture where humans dare not go. Its makers recently partnered with a mountain-rescue team to …