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Blade Pico Double-Flip Drone, $49.99

What’s more exciting than taking the controls of a precision aircraft? Doing stunts with said aircraft, of course! The new Pico QX from Blade is the …

The beginner’s guide to buying a drone - The Kernel

It’s a bit strange how quickly drones have become a techie status symbol, transforming instantly from a curious, hyper-expensive novelty to a tech …

Step Inside Your Isolation Pod, Worker Drone, And Be Free

This is the Orrb. The futuristic pod is just large enough for one human to sit and stare at a screen in total isolation for the sake of "wellness and …

Australia grapples with its growing fleet of drones

<b>It was a hot and humid day when a shark alarm rang out across Australia's most famous beach, scaring swimmers out of the water at Bondi, Sydney.</b><p>The shark sightings came three days after a police helicopter spotted a bull shark in the Bondi surf in early January.<p>Helicopters are regularly used by …

Regulation

Xiaomi plan to target the quad-copter market

Xiaomi already offer an amazing range of products from phones, to tablets, accessories and even clothing, but how about the quad-copter market?<p>Xiaomi …

Top 10 green initiatives

DRONES<p>While they may look like something from a science fiction film, drones are helping winemakers in their battle to fend off killer vine diseases. …

Teen’s consumer drone takes videos above Magic Kingdom and Universal Orlando

Footage taken from the air above the Magic Kingdom by a consumer drone recently showed up on YouTube. The owner, with screen name “YOUR FLYING …

It's Smooth Sailing Over Chernobyl in This Drone Footage

This submission to the very first New York Drone Film Festival takes you on a frigid vacation to Pripyat, Ukraine.<p>Look up, because the New York Drone Film Festival has descended upon the city that never sleeps. <i>The Fallout</i> is drone cinematography outfit AeroCine's entry into the festival's inaugural …

Will Recreational Drone Flying Lead Drone Usage In 2015?

SkyPixel, a relatively new online community for drone enthusiasts predicts that recreational drone flying will be the dominant usage in 2015. This isn’t surprising, given the number of regulatory hurdles standing in the way of commercial use. However, what was interesting from SkyPixel’s survey of …

SKEYE Nano Drone, An Incredibly Tiny Quadcopter That Is Small Enough to Land in the Palm of a Hand

SKEYE Nano Drone is an incredibly small quadcopter produced by Dutch hardware manufacturer TRNDLabs that is small enough to land in the palm of a …

Friend: Drone crasher wants to apologize to Obama family

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The owner of a small drone that crashed at the White House says his friend, the embarrassed operator who experienced the snafu, wants to apologize to President Barack Obama and the First Family.<p>Still unnamed by authorities, the flyer of the DJI Phantom quadcopter, who is also a …

Amaze your friends with the double-flip Blade Pico QX drone [Deals]

Remote controlled quadcopters have experienced a sharp increase in popularity recently due to their new-found affordability and increasing number of options. Now, drones come in all shapes and sizes and there are models to cater to every skill level.<p>You will experience huge fun no matter your skill …

Drones gone wild: 10 acts of unmanned aerial idiocy

People are geeking out over drones. You can use one to take awesome overhead photography, make deliveries, or just show off the aerial tricks to your …

The CES Drone We Most Want to Fly

There are a lot of drones at the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show. So many, in fact, that they warrant their own UAV section. But the most compelling drone we saw was the Trace FLYR1, a $500 unit with pro-level functions.<p>First, like a doggedly persistent pet, it follows you everywhere. Its job …

Shimano Sports Camera CM-1000 - Review

Shimano is a brand that needs no introduction to any cyclist. However, when Shimano announced their entry into the action sports camera market …

How to Fit Yourself on a Mountain Bike Like a PRO

So, you’re planning on purchasing or assembling your dream bike for the upcoming MTB season. What size should you choose? How long of a stem do you …

Mountain Biking

Orange’s Long-Running Five Is New Again, Longer, Slacker & Stiffer

The Orange Five has been around for over 10 years, and continues to run in all of its simplistic, single pivot glory. Updated in 2013 for 27.5 …

9 Ways to Climb Better on Your Mountain Bike

If you are gassing out too quickly when climbing, here are 9 things you can do to help you climb better on your mountain bike:<p><b>1. Pace your …

How To: Set your saddle height and position

You want about a 25-degree bend in your knee when the crankarm is fully extended.<p>If you’re new to cycling — or have just purchased a new bike — it’s …

Cycling

Specialized Enduro Elite 650b & 29 | 2015 Bible of Bike Tests

A head-to-head test of the 29 and 650b models<p><b>SPECIALIZED ENDURO ELITE 29 AND 650B | $5,000 | SPECIALIZED.COM</b><p>Enduro is not a bike. Enduro is a race …

How to Use a Dropper Post for XC, not just Enduro

“How to use a Dropper Post to harness your Full Riding Potential plus Dropper Post Riding, Racing and Training tips.”

Arduino's new 3D printer lets you modify just about everything

If you're a fan of Arduino's tinker-friendly approach to computing, you'll be glad to hear that it's now extending that open philosophy to 3D printers. The company has teamed up with Sharebot to unveil the Materia 101, a small (5.5 inches by 4 inches) printer that's built to be both friendly to …

The World's Smallest 3D Printer Costs Less Than $300

The two biggest factors when it comes to choosing a printer are price and capacity. The bigger an item you want to print, the more expensive the …

Design in 2015: 3D Printing Materiality On-Demand

Large format printers that utilize metals, ceramics, and biomaterials will produce affordable, closed-loop furniture that can be updated with zero …

Architecture students create 3D printing robots that can build just about anywhere

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Additive Manufacturing Shops : 3D Print World

There are 3D printer sellers and then there are 3D printing shops, the latter of which 3D Print World falls into. Found in the unlikely town of …

An Intro to (our) 3D Printing Technologies: Fused Deposition Modeling

<b>Contrary to popular belief, there’s not a one-size-fits-all approach to 3D printing. Although we offer 17 different materials and over 90 possible</b> …

3-D Printing Poised to Advance Cleaner Cars

It's rare that a gleaming, azure legend on wheels fails to turn heads, but at the Detroit auto show earlier this month, Oak Ridge National …