3D Robotics Partners with Intel, Develops New Drone Power

Source: 3drobotics.com Roger Sollenberger 09.2014 On Tuesday, 3D Robotics announced that we’ve partnered with Intel in the development of Edison, a new microcomputer that basically gives you PC power in postage stamp size, at an almost universally accessible...
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The IRIS+ Personal Drone – Available Now!

Purchase Now: http://store.3drobotics.com/products/... Spectacular ski footage courtesy of Lightbox Pictures, from their forthcoming film "Sugar Mountain". Learn more at sugarmountainfilm.com. The Iris+ personal drone by 3D Robotics is all you need to start seeing and sharing...

Humanitarian drones to deliver medical supplies to roadless areas

Greek entrepreneur Andreas Raptopoulos saw drones being used to deliver pizza and set about solving a real problem When Domino's sent two pepperoni pizzas on a 10-minute drone flight last summer in a publicity stunt...

Interview: Chris Anderson on Drones

The U.S. government is expected to allow commercial drone operations in 2015, which has already helped to spark a burgeoning market for small, cheap robotic aircraft. Chris Anderson, former editor-in-chief of Wired magazine, has...
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Interview: Andreas Raptopoulos of Matternet – Lifesaving Drones

By Katie Couric Drones have gotten a pretty bad reputation. The word conjures up images of war, surveillance and "collateral damage," which means civilian deaths. "I think it makes sense to use these advanced technologies in...

Learn how Aeriality turns your aerial videos into strip-map images

Aeriality version 1.1 is out now, check it out at www.aeriality.io. But, first things first, thanks everyone at DIYD for your support. I've had over 100 downloads of the Aeriality software so far, and lots...
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Advanced Emergency Response System + Drone

Wearable + Community response + Medical drone + Smartphone app + 911 = a life saving platform that will change emergency med forever   Medical emergencies happen more often than you think. Almost all medical emergencies...

PrecisionHawk raises $10M for its land-surveying drones

Drones. Box’s Aaron Levie likes them, Amazon and Google want to use them to deliver stuff, they’ve creeped up on national soccer teams during their World Cup practices…. The list goes on. There’s no denying they...

The drone plot thickens as software-focused DroneDeploy gets $2M

DroneDeploy, a startup that’s been cooking up software to manage several drones from one central place, said today that it’s secured a seed round totaling $2 million. And as of today, any company can now...
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Simple and accurate target tracking hardware for Drones & DIY Robotics

“This new Kickstarter project looks awesome. I've backed it, and will experiment with it for autonomous blimps (as well as copters).” Chris Anderson, CEO of 3D Robotics and founder of DIY Drones IR Target Tracking...
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Drone company 3D Robotics lands an investment from Richard Branson

SUMMARY: 3D Robotics, a company which develops drones for both commercial and consumer use, announced that Richard Branson has invested in the company. 3D Robotics officially announced on Monday that celebrity businessman Richard Branson is the company’s latest...
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Himalayan Aerials Behind The Scenes Pt 1 Lungden

Go behind the scenes with Jon Miller and his TurboAce Matrix E quadcopter drone to see just how the Himalayan Aerials were filmed as a team of photographers made their way to Everest in...

Ajman university students create fire-fighting drone

Students from Ajman University of Science and Technology (AUST) have designed and built a firefighting drone for Ajman Civil Defence that can provide support in rescue missions. Called a Civil Defence Support Drone, the device...
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Spying On Whales: How Drones Will Revolutionize Whale Conservation

Source: thedodo A bizarre, rarely acknowledged paradox exists within the thriving community of whale researchers, whales conservationists, and, really, anybody who simply loves whales: they are the largest living creatures on the planet — yet, being...
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Flirtey announces drone delivery partnerships

Flirtey, an Australian startup that uses drones to deliver textbooks to customers, announced today it is partnering with a leading US University to develop a commercial drone delivery service. The University of Nevada, Reno, a...
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3DRobotics shows it’s serious about competing with DJI

Source: theverge When I reviewed the consumer-grade drones on the market recently, the clear winner was the DJI Phantom. It has a combination of performance, durability, and a simple learning curve that no other unit can match. I...
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Aerial Cinematography Reel

Rind-Raja Picture Company, LLC. is proud to provide professional, safe and reliable aerial cinematography services for your project needs. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, we service clients both domestically and internationally. Our pilots...

Real estate photographers anxiously await FAA rules before publishing their drone shots

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – From a small patch of grass, Taylor Blom smoothly launches his video camera drone over Rosa Parks Circle. Looking like a large white spider, the drone whirs silently overhead, unnoticed...

Parker Gyokeres – UAV Photojournalist

Parker Gyokeres owns Propellerheads Aerial Photography and produces professional aerial videos. We talk about that business in general, and in particular about the video of a recent wedding that is getting attention from the press and...
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Keep Drones Legal for Business, Science & Research

Tell the FAA Drones for business, research hobby should be allowed promote innovation and technology  Coral Springs, Florida, United States  Technology Support the movement to keep drone research, innovation and businesses alive. On June 26th the FAA issued...