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Intel unveils portable commercial drone, robot-hoverboard

Looking to expand beyond chips, Intel is looking to the skies -- and robots.<p>Intel CEO Brian Krzanich took the stage at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on Tuesday to unveil the Yuneec (pronounced "unique") Typhoon H, a commercial drone that uses Intel's RealSense 3D, a depth-capturing …

These chips are key to drones that shoot high-speed 4K video

The drones of the future will be able to take awesome videos that you can display at high frame rates on a 4K TV.<p>These flying cameras and sports cameras will be supported by the new H2 and H12 camera chips from Silicon Valley’s Ambarella. The chips are being announced at the 2016 International CES, …

CES 2016: BBC reporter breaks 'world's safest drone'

A Belgian start-up has taken an unusual looking drone to the CES tech show.<p>Fleye keeps its moving parts inside a cage covered with a protective grid, which the firm says means it can bump into people without the risk of injury.<p>It has led the firm to claim that it is on verge of creating the …

CES 2016: Intel takes to skies with smarter drone

Brian Krzanich, CEO of the chip maker, unveils new technology that allows a drone to automatically dodge obstacles<p>Intel is aiming to capitalise on the soaring popularity of drones, showcasing technology that it claims takes the industry to even greater heights of intelligence.<p>CEO Brian Krzanich …

Toddler loses eye after drone propeller sliced through it

An 18-month-old boy was left blind in one eye when an out-of-control drone hit him in the face<p>An 18-month-old boy lost his left eye when he was hit in the face by an out-of-control drone.<p>Oscar Webb was left blind in one eye when a propeller sliced through his eyeball while he was playing in the …

Civil Aviation

Curiosity Self-Portrait at 'Big Sky' Drilling Site

This self-portrait of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover shows the vehicle at the "Big Sky" site, where its drill collected the mission's fifth taste of …

Singapore Airlines jet collapses during checks; no injuries

SINGAPORE (AP) — A Singapore Airlines jet collapsed Sunday morning with no passengers or crew on board as an engineer conducted routine landing …

NASA is recycling Space Shuttle engines for a very important purpose

When finished, this rocket will be able to launch up to 2.16 million pounds into space. That kind of weight requires a powerful engine — four of them, to be precise.<p>NASA will use four RS-25 engines — along with two rocket boosters — to get the SLS from ground to space and on its way to Mars. …

Formula 1's Latest Rumours and Talk: Fernando Alonso, Daniil Kvyat and More

With five races of the Formula One season remaining, Fernando Alonso believes time is running out for McLaren-Honda to make significant progress in 2015.<p>The team have been handicapped by problems with their V6 turbo power unit throughout the year, scoring points in just three of the 14 races thus …

Zano drones struggle to achieve lift-off

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1189000/1189404_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524654855_8bf91ee5b549388560943e0a243ecb37<p><b>Europe's most successful Kickstarter project is finally ready to deliver the tiny drone that won more than £2.3m in backing last November.</b><p>That's …

9 Jim Rohn Quotes That Will Inspire You To Work Harder on Yourself

<b></b>I love Jim Rohn! I can’t seriously tell you how many times I listen to his audiotapes. After meeting with his mentor at the age of 25, Jim Rohn …

See the Massive Mountain on Dwarf Planet Ceres

Very small worlds can do very big things—providing you're willing to grade on a curve. Take the dwarf planet Ceres, the largest body in the asteroid …

Astronomy