Drones


Apple Said to Use Drones for Mapping Better Than Google Maps

Apple Said to Use Drones for Mapping Better Than Google Maps

Apple’s plan is to beat down Google Maps by introducing drones and indoors navigation to do so....

Dec 2 2016, 11:36am CST

NASA's Intelligent Underwater Drones could Explore Jupiter's Moon Europa

NASA's Intelligent Underwater Drones could Explore Jupiter's Moon Europa

NASA scientists are developing artificial intelligence for underwater drones that could be used to understand Earths marine env...

Dec 1 2016, 12:09pm CST

Deutsche Telekom Uses Dedrone to Hunt Drones

Deutsche Telekom Uses Dedrone to Hunt Drones

Dedrone lands Deutsche Telekom as customer and partner....

Nov 30 2016, 3:14am CST

UK Introduces Revised Dronecode Guidelines to Fly Drones

UK Introduces Revised Dronecode Guidelines to Fly Drones

In partnership with Britain's air traffic control body NATS, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) in Britain has launched a webs...

Nov 27 2016, 9:39am CST

DJI Announces Black Friday Prices for Phantom Drones

DJI Announces Black Friday Prices for Phantom Drones

The advertised deals on the DJI drones in Black Friday ads are not the work of retailers. DJI offers Black Friday prices direct...

Nov 22 2016, 5:08am CST

Best Black Friday 2016 Deals on Drones

Best Black Friday 2016 Deals on Drones

A new generation of professional drones with foldable wings took flight in 2016, pushing the prices down of conventional drones...

Nov 19 2016, 10:31am CST

Disney and Intel Create Drone-Filled Christmas Show

Disney and Intel Create Drone-Filled Christmas Show

Every night this winter, Disney will send 300 drones into the sky over Orlando to create a holiday-themed light show. They are...

Nov 17 2016, 11:17am CST

Best Walmart Black Friday Toy Deals: Hatchimals, Drones and Ride-Ons

Best Walmart Black Friday Toy Deals: Hatchimals, Drones and Ride-Ons

The Walmart Black Friday sale on Thanksgiving Day is giving parents a chance to save big on popular Holiday toys....

Nov 13 2016, 1:39pm CST

GoPro Recalls All Karma Drones

GoPro Recalls All Karma Drones

Chinese DJI just got thrown a help line from GoPro....

Nov 9 2016, 4:35am CST

Airspace Interceptor Drone Catches Rogue Drones with a Net in Flight

Airspace Interceptor Drone Catches Rogue Drones with a Net in Flight

The defense against drones is a fast growing field. A startup develops a drone that catches offending drones with a net mid air...

Oct 11 2016, 1:22am CDT

Drones to Monitor Sharks in Australia

Drones to Monitor Sharks in Australia

Drones will be used at West Australian (WA) beaches on a three month trial to monitor shark activity and spot other dangers suc...

Oct 10 2016, 2:13am CDT

China Police Use Drones to Monitor Traffic

China Police Use Drones to Monitor Traffic

Two drones were being used to help monitor traffic flow and violators on highways in China's Sichuan province, authorities sai...

Sep 18 2016, 3:43am CDT

Mercedes Vision Van Concept Comes With Rooftop Drones

Mercedes Vision Van Concept Comes With Rooftop Drones

The drones in Vision Van will help in deliveries....

Sep 10 2016, 11:10am CDT

Google Drones with Projectors Enable Virtual Meetings

Google Drones with Projectors Enable Virtual Meetings

Heard of "virtual meetings"? With a new drone with a projector, this will soon be possible. US tech giant Google has been gra...

Aug 12 2016, 9:53am CDT

Drones to Paint Outdoor Murals Soon

Drones to Paint Outdoor Murals Soon

Already being used for delivering packages and monitoring wild life, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) may soon be used for pai...

Aug 5 2016, 6:20am CDT

Area 404: Facebook's new Initiative for Future of VR and Drones

Area 404: Facebook's new Initiative for Future of VR and Drones

In a bid to make efficient hardware for its Oculus virtual reality headsets and internet drones, Facebook has built a new faci...

Aug 4 2016, 9:45am CDT

Drones Will Have Visual Navigation Like Birds

Drones Will Have Visual Navigation Like Birds

 Researchers, including one of Indian origin, are developing a new flying technique for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs)...

Jul 4 2016, 5:36am CDT

Drones Could Cut Vaccine Delivery Costs

Drones Could Cut Vaccine Delivery Costs

Using unmanned drones to deliver vaccines in low- and middle-income countries may save money and improve vaccination rates, sa...

Jun 22 2016, 9:02am CDT

Selfie Drones Dobby and Hover Camera Compared

Selfie Drones Dobby and Hover Camera Compared

The Selfie drones are coming. These small drone follow you around automatically and are easy to use through smart flying algori...

May 27 2016, 9:22am CDT

New Insight into How Bats Fly Can Lead to Better Drones

New Insight into How Bats Fly Can Lead to Better Drones

Long-eared bats are assisted in flight by their ears and body, say scientists, adding that this knowledge into the bats' flying...

May 5 2016, 3:33am CDT

Insect Eyes Allow Drones to Fly Independently: Study

Insect Eyes Allow Drones to Fly Independently: Study

It has been said that via a study of the eyesight of insects, independent drone flights may be aided immensely. Here culture mi...

Apr 7 2016, 8:23am CDT

New Drones Can Help Locate and Rescue Lost Hikers

New Drones Could Locate and Rescue Lost Hikers

Using powerful artificial intelligence alogrithms, new drones can autonomously detect and follow forest paths....

Feb 11 2016, 2:57am CST

Eagles Will Kill Illegal Drones

Eagles Will Kill Illegal Drones

Guard Form and the Dutch National Police will work together to train eagles as birds of prey to target drones....

Feb 3 2016, 12:54pm CST

Drones and birds

Dutch Police Use Trained Eagles to Bring Down Unauthorized Drones

It is true that many people find Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) such as drones fascinating, but local authorities are starting...

Feb 2 2016, 6:06am CST

California Citizen Scientists Using Drones to Map El Nino Flooding

California Citizen Scientists Using Drones to Map El Nino Flooding

Drones are being used by citizen scientists to map floods that have been caused by El Nino....

Jan 26 2016, 2:40am CST

MIT Researchers Creates New Software that Can Help Drones Avoid Obstacles

MIT Researchers Create New Software that Can Help Drones Avoid Obstacles

New algorithms will help drones fly through small, cluttered spaces without hitting any objects....

Jan 20 2016, 9:03am CST

CES 2016: AEE Debuts New Quadcopter Drones

CES 2016: AEE Debuts New Quadcopter Drones

The AEE tech drones AP12 and the A20 series will be available in the market in 2016....

Jan 7 2016, 9:00am CST

CES 2016: Drones get 200% More Show Floor Space

CES 2016: Drones get 200% More Show Floor Space

The CTA announced today that the Unmanned Systems Marketplace will be 25,000 net square feet at the CES 2016....

Dec 17 2015, 12:11pm CST

CES 2016: Hydrogen Fuel Cell Drones Land at CES Show Floor

CES 2016: Hydrogen Fuel Cell Drones Land at CES Show Floor

Energy tech company Intelligent Energy has developed a prototype of Hydrogen Fuel Cells to extend Drone Flight Time....

Dec 16 2015, 12:14am CST

Groupon Cyber Monday Sale: Apple Accessories, Drones and Refurb. Surface

Groupon Cyber Monday Sale: Apple Accessories, Drones and Refurb. Surface

$11.99 Apple EarPods? You find it in the Groupon Cyber Monday 2015 Sale....

Nov 30 2015, 12:17pm CST

Microsoft Cyber Monday 2015 Deals: Xbox One, Drones, Surface and Laptops Knocked Off

Microsoft Cyber Monday 2015 Deals: Xbox One, Drones, Surface and Laptops Knocked Off

One of the best Xbox One Black Friday deals comes from the maker itself. What will Microsoft offer on Cyber Monday?...

Nov 30 2015, 12:30am CST

Ultimate Top 100 Black Friday 2015 Deals for TVs, Laptops, Apple, Tablets, Video Games, Drones and Wearables

Ultimate Top 100 Black Friday 2015 Deals for TVs, Laptops, Apple, Tablets, Video Games, Drones and Wearables

Find out which are the best 100 Black Friday 2015 deals....

Nov 25 2015, 12:23pm CST

Nvidia’s New Jetson TX1 Will Power Up Your Robots And Drones

Nvidia’s New Jetson TX1 Will Power Up Your Robots And Drones

Robots and Drones are going to be more powerful and smarter with Nvidia’s New Jetson TX1....

Nov 12 2015, 10:21am CST

Drones Likely Have to Be Registered Soon

Drones Likely Have to Be Registered Soon

A task force men last week to plan what they are going to do with recreational drones that have been working their way onto the...

Nov 6 2015, 11:35am CST

U.S. Wants Drones Registered

U.S. Wants Drones Registered

The Department of Transportation is planning to announce a task force that will regulate all drones in the U.S....

Oct 17 2015, 6:14am CDT

Boeing demonstrates Laser Cannon to Shoot Drones

Boeing demonstrates Laser Cannon to Shoot Drones

Drones have a new enemy. Boeing shows off a laser cannon that can shoot down drones with extreme precision....

Aug 27 2015, 7:41am CDT

Google Wing Drones Can Fly Over Private Land Thanks to NASA

Google Wing Drones Can Fly Over Private Land Thanks to NASA

A new report reveals how Google can test their Wing delivery drones over private land in the United States....

Aug 13 2015, 7:23am CDT

Facebook Drones will Deliver Internet in Remote Areas

Facebook Launches Solar-Powered Drones to Deliver Internet in Remote Areas

The social media giant wants to deliver internet in remote areas of the world through a huge drone....

Jul 31 2015, 5:02am CDT

Sony Is Totally Into Drones Business

Sony Is Totally Into Drones Business

Sony Gets Into The Drone Business...

Jul 22 2015, 12:55pm CDT

Muse’s Latest Album Drones Tops UK Charts

Muse’s Latest Album Drones Tops UK Charts

The latest album by the rock band Muse tops the UK chart making it their fifth consecutive album to top the charts!...

Jun 15 2015, 10:28am CDT