Drones

NASA raced a Google-funded robot drone against a world-class human pilot—here's what happened

Drone racing is a booming business. So who makes a better drone racer? A robot or a human?<p>NASA tested exactly that on October 12 and Tuesday …

Amazing

DJI Goggles RE give drone racers a first-person view

More than a year ago, drone maker DJI revealed its first pair of DJI Goggles. It wasn’t until May that those goggles started shipping out to …

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DJI floats Black Friday deals across its entire drone range

For Black Friday, DJI is rolling out fantastic discounts and bundles across its entire range. The following deals will only be around for a few days …

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Are underwater drones the next big business frontier ?

It seems that almost everyone is looking for a smarter, faster and cheaper way to do things these days.<p>Robots, or more particularly, aerial drones, …

AI-Equipped Killer Drones Are Extremely Dangerous As Depicted In ‘Slaughterbots’ Video

Future of Life Institute released a video entitled “Slaughterbots” at a United Nations Convention on Conventional Weapons in Geneva earlier this …

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Aerial Footage Of LA Freeway Shows Thousands Stuck In Traffic For Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is almost upon us, which means people across the country are traveling far and wide. Check out the aerial footage of LA traffic posted …

Thanksgiving

Take to the skies with this sweet mini drone for just $64

Drones are some of the coolest gadget toys to come out over the last couple years, and their applications are wonderful. You can shoot stellar aerial …

Android News

Incredible Aerial Footage Shot From a Drone Flying Over a Variety of Stunning Terrain

Team BlackSheep drone pilot RensenFPV captured spectacular footage, edited by Aufmschlau.ch, of a drone flying through “Long Range Paradise” (Part 1 …

Teen Mom 2 Asks an Important Question: Is it OK to Shoot Down Drones?

Here at Future Tense, we pride ourselves on our ability to bring you important news about emerging technologies and their discontents. Whether we’re …

Teen Mom

Best of Drone Cinematography 2017

<b>In its third year, drone film festival spotlights the rise in quality aerial filmmaking techniques around the world.</b><p>Inside the dark, historic Roxy …

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Black Friday Deal: Take an Extra 20% off the SKEYE Mini Drone - Technabob

Explore the skies and record the footage to prove it with the SKEYE Mini Drone. From mastering smooth landings to pulling off impressive flips and …

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Protect your quadcopter while it’s on the ground with this Lowepro DroneGuard Kit for just $20

Today only, B&H is offering the Lowepro DroneGuard Kit for just <b>$19.95 shipped</b>. That’s $80 off the original listing, $20 less than Amazon and the lowest we’ve seen for it. Now you can keep all your parts together and neatly organized with this protective case. Rated 4.4/5 stars by Amazon …

Gear & Gadgets

All About Shooting Landscape Images With Your Drone

If you're a landscape photographer, a drone can offer all sorts of new perspectives and creative opportunities. This great video talks about using …

Photography

REVIEW: DJI's Zenmuse X7 is Hands Down the Best Camera for Aerial Cinematography Under $10K

For under $10K—including the drone—indie filmmakers can now create truly cinematic aerial images.<p>The Zenmuse X7, the latest camera from drone market …

Filmmaking

Apple Park Drone Video Shows Finishing Touches Being Applied

The latest Apple Park Drone Video from Matthew Roberts shows a project nearing completion, with finishing touches being applied to buildings and …

Apple Park

DJI Osmo Mobile Mega Bargain: Save £100 on this rocksteady gimbal | Trusted Reviews

<b>Park Cameras has slashed £100 off the price of DJI’s excellent mobile phone gimbal as part of Black Friday.</b><p><b>Buy now: DJI Osmo Mobile (White) for £219</b> …

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Israeli startup sires autonomous drone for harsh industrial settings

The new safety inspector is a robot, and it can fly.<p>The Modiin-based startup Percepto has just unveiled “Sparrow I,” an autonomous drone designed for …

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Drone flown over Mount Agung to detect volcanic activity

The Center for Volcanology and Geological Hazards (PVMBG) flew a drone over Mount Agung's crater in Bali on Thursday to analyze ash clouds and …

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How drones are being used in Zanzibar's fight against malaria

On a typically hot and humid July day in Stonetown, the capital of Zanzibar, a gaggle of children, teenagers and the odd parents watched our small …

Public Health

Could drones save Australians from the crocodile menace?

Crocodiles attack about two people every year.<p>Beaches in Australia's north east will now be monitored by drones to help protect swimmers from local …

Australia

Rural Canada may get food, medical supplies at much lower costs using drones

It may cost less for rural areas in Canada to receive food and medical supplies after software company Drone Delivery Canada successfully completed a …

Business (Canada)

Jayant Sinha pitches for 'digital sky' for drones

New Delhi, Nov 22 (PTI) Union minister Jayant Sinha said today that the government was aiming at implementing the concept of 'digital sky' for drones …

Drones are Helping Python Hunters Find Dangerous Snakes in the Everglades

A drone start-up from Miami has partnered with local Burmese python hunters in the Everglades to use thermal-imaging drones to curb the snake …

Florida

Apple releases stunning new drone footage of Apple Park

If you haven't gotten a chance to visit Apple Park — the company's 175-acre Cupertino campus that looks like a massive spaceship — please savor this …

Apple Park

The Perfect Gift For The Kid (Or Kid At Heart) Who Has Everything

Helicopter style drones, which were cutting edge technology just a couple of years ago, are already passé. So what do you get the tech savvy person on your list who might enjoy some flying fun? How about the just launched SmartPlane Pro FPV.<p>TobyRich is a drone company that focuses on remotely app …

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Read this before you buy that $20 drone for Christmas

Have drones and flying objects in general not just jumped the shark but flown over in this year’s holiday shopping season?<p>Drones are seemingly …

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DJI Spark Mini Drone now under Black Friday price for 9to5 readers: $389 shipped ($110 off)

We have once again teamed up with Wellbots to offer 9to5 readers an exclusive offer for Black Friday 2017. You can now grab the DJI Spark Mini Drone for <b>$389 shipped</b> using code <b>SPARK10</b> at checkout (in multiple colors). That’s $110 off the regular price and $10 below the best advertised Black Friday …

Shopping

DJI Spark, Mavic Pro or Phantom 4 Pro/Advanced. Which drone is right for you?

11/21/2017 ISO 1200 Magazine 0 Comments<p><i>Let me help you pick the best drone for you!</i> - said Iphonedo - <i>Also let me warn you, flying drones is addictive</i> …

Photography

FAA Warns of Unauthorized Use of Special Instrument Procedures

Possession of an instrument rating opens the door to airports when the weather is below basic VFR, provided the aircraft is properly equipped and …

Flying

The police poo drone cleaning up India's river banks

Police in Karimnagar, southern Indian, began using drone cameras in to stop people from openly defecating at the banks of a local drinking water reservoir.<p>The police had been using the drone to monitor for people jumping into the lake to kill themselves and for drunk people gathering in the area.

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