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Here's Why Commercial Drones Just Got Legalized

How a Swiss man turned a regulatory loophole into a drone-sized opportunity for business.<p>Image: Vilahoo/Flickr<p><b>Update</b>: <i>The FAA says it is appealing the decision, which it says will have the effect of staying the decision until the full board rules. Fundamentally, this changes nothing because there</i> …

Sorry, Cupid: This Genius Valentine's Flower Delivery Drone Is A No-Go

If your Valentine’s Day plans included sending flowers to a loved one via drone, you might want to workshop some last-minute ideas.<p>The Federal Aviation Administration has halted Michigan florist Flower Delivery Express’ beta testing program, in which flowers are delivered by flying, unmanned …

Small private drones ignite regulatory battle over air space

Hovering like mechanical sparrows over a windswept Maryland field on a bright Saturday afternoon, small drones seem harmless — but they are at the …

Salvadoran Newspaper Sends Drone To Cover Presidential Election

El drone took photos and video of voters.<p>As Salvadorans lined up to vote for a new president this Sunday, Salvadoran newspaper La Prensa Gráfica sent a drone out to record video of them from above.<p>This is the first time anyone in El Salvador has used a drone for journalism, La Prensa Gráfica …

This Is The FAA's Plan For Drone-Friendly Skies

Buried inside a dull bureaucratic tome is the future of flying robots in America.<p>The United States is one step closer to a more drone-filled future. The Federal Aviation Administration, which regulates civilian flight in America, published a report yesterday titled <i>Integration of Civil Unmanned</i> …

California Weighs Outlawing Warrantless Drone Surveillance

By Sharon Bernstein<p>SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan 29 (Reuters) - Using drones to spy on Californians without a warrant could soon be outlawed under a bill making its way through the state legislature, tapping into public concern about unwarranted government intrusion into private lives.<p>The bill, which …

California Assembly approves limits on drones, paparazzi

SACRAMENTO -- Lawmakers in the Assembly approved a slate of bills Wednesday, including one measure that would limit how law enforcement and public agencies can use unmanned aerial vehicles, also known as drones.<p>The bill, by Assemblymembers<p>Jeff Gorell(R-Camarillo),Steven Bradford(D-Gardena) and Bill …

Watch This Quadrotor Fly Like A Drone And Fish Like An Eagle

Bald eagles, besides being majestic and graceful and standing for freedom and all that, have a pretty cool trick: they can scoop fish straight out of the water. Flying low, they extend their talons and grab the fish from below the surface, carrying it home for a triumphant feast. Now, scientists at …

Should all Quadrotors Look like This?

In recent years, quadrotors have exploded in popularity. They’ve become cheap, durable, and can do some really impressive things, but are they the …

University of Tokyo Team Creates Crazy Air/Sea/Land Quadrotor

This is officially a very bad-ass piece of technology, so we're not sure why the development team has given us only a lousy 240p video, but what can …