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Incredible drone footage of seven huge buildings being demolished is memorising to watch

This incredible drone footage shows seven huge buildings across the US being demolished in planned explosions.<p>Properties collapse into rubble, each …

Anthony Quintano on Twitter: "DJI’s new Mavic Pro Platinum is %60 quieter and stays in the air for 30 minutes https://t.co/mYYzhUBqW1 via @Verge"

Drone Tips | 5 Techniques To Bring Your Drone Footage To The Next Cinematic Level

When DJI announced the Spark, a whole new segment of aerial photography took off, the entry-level drone. Other brands like Parrot, ZeroTech, and …

Could This Firefighting Drone Be the Wave of the Future?

Aerones Ltd. believes they would be able to reach parts of high-rise buildings that conventional ladder trucks fall short of.<p>Aerones/Youtube<p>Max …

Defibrillator drones are four times faster than ambulances

With less than 10 percent of people surviving an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, the time it takes to get a defibrillator to a patient can be the …

Thinking about buying a drone? This is my DJI Mavic Pro drone buying guide

I am mildly obsessed with our DJI drone – our second one, which is the DJI Mavic Pro. I love it because it is small, very very portable (fits into …

Side by Side Drone Comparison – DJI Mavic Pro Versus the Phantom Pro 4

Drones are becoming more and more popular and there is more competition on the market now. Phantom isn’t the only game in town anymore. But does the …

DJI throttles its drones unless you register them (updated)

The company is upgrading the geolocation data used by drones to ensure less crashes and accidents.<p>You might not have to register your drones through the Federal Aviation Administration anymore, but if your flyer of choice is a DJI model, you'll have to activate it online, or take a hit in flight …

Drones

Everything You Need to Pass Your Part 107 Test for Commercial Drone Work

If you're looking to use your drone for commercial work, you're going to need a Part 107 certificate. This great set of videos will help you learn …

Top 5 Affordable Quadcopter Kits for Newbies

Drones have become so popular that lately it seems everyone has one. Why wouldn’t they? Today’s models are practically flying on their own, creating breathtaking images and videos, and offering a fun way to get away from your daily tasks and problems.<p>However, since you are reading this, I guess you …

This tarantula-inspired robot was built by one man in his garage

This creepy robot is one of a kind because it was created by a Norwegian engineer in his garage.<p>The robot is called the MX-Phoenix hexapod, it is powered by 18 motors and all its body parts were 3D printed.<p>Robot engineer "Zenta", AKA Kåre Halvorsen, designed and built the robot. All his other …

Apple now sells a 'selfie' drone camera

Powered by AI facial recognition algorithms, natch<p>A new, compact camera drone by Zero Zero Robotics is now available for purchase exclusively through Apple. The Hover Camera Passport is the perfect way to document your activities without having to be glued to your phone because it flies in the air, …

Cameras

This Drone Captured Stunning Footage of a Gigantic Texas Tire Fire

The blaze consumed as many as 100,000 tires.<p>An as yet unexplained fire raged through a stash of tires on private property in West Odessa, Texas, over the weekend. Called in on Sunday afternoon, the fire continued to burn through the night. The local fire chief Jimmy Ellis told <i>OA Online</i> "It was way …

Rowing neighbours are reporting each other to the police over inappropriate use of drones

Neighbours across Britain are falling out over a drone craze which is sweeping the country, as the number of police reports about the devices has trebled in two years.<p>Figures obtained via a Freedom of Information request show the number of incidents logged by police involving the flying gadgets …

AT Panther delivery drone can land on the street then drive to your doorstep

Panther is a small unmanned aerial system that combines Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) with off-road driving capabilities. It can lift a …

China's police are now shooting down drones with radio-jamming rifles

A Chinese city's police department is arming itself with more than 20 drone-jamming rifles to crack down on illegal drone flights.<p>Police in Wuhan, …

Drones

Drone design features an autorotating body

One of the big worries regarding the widespread use of drones is that if their motors fail, they could plummet out of the sky and hit us on the head. …

EHang uses 1000 GhostDrone 2.0 drones for massive light show in China

Just a few days after Intel wowed audiences with a 300-drone aerial light show at the Super Bowl, Chinese drone company EHang raised the bar with a …