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Parrot Bebop Drone – Official video

With Bebop Drone, Parrot demonstrates its technological expertise and confirms its commitment to the civil drone market. The Bebop Drone is a super-high-tech leisure quadricopter with features of a professional one! Equipped with a 14...

RSPB uses drone to keep watch on Britain’s vulnerable birds

Military technology used to hunt down insurgents in Afghanistan has been taken up by Britain's biggest nature conservation charity to safeguard some of the country's rarest birds. The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) is using...
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Documentary about the first autonomous outdoor quadcopter flock

Collective Motion of Flying Robots (Drones) Drones are starting to become part of our lives. A single drone can take aerial footage, follow a target, deliver stock. But can you imagine what a flock of...
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Drone filmmaking

Where many fear Orwellian dystopia with drone technology, Pier Pictures' Robert McHugh and T.S. Pfeffer see great potential for experimental filmmaking. After watching the duo's Flabush Zombies x Trash Talk "97.92" video, it was clear that drones could rewire music videos...

Parrot’s New Bebop Drone Wants to Be Your Eyes in the Skies

Thanks to the the FAA's recent decision to allow civilian drones into public airspace, the skies above us could soon be swarming with helpful robo-fliers. To that end, Parrot's newest model acts as a...

How to play with drones and make a living – interview with David Etienne...

  David Etienne Durivage, founder and owner of dizifilms.ca, is a former musician and TV producer. Enviably, he has found a way to play with remote control aircraft all day and make a living. The secret?...

Foam-squirting quadcopter becomes a flying 3D printer

The swiftlet may not look much different than other little birds, but it has one unique ability – it builds its nest out of its own saliva. Inspired by the swiftlet, scientists at Imperial...

Emergency Response Teams Combine Mobile Robots, Drones, and Dogs

No matter how much time and energy and money we put into a robot, it's going to be a very very very long time before we come up with anything that's anywhere close to...

How drones could be the future of protecting wildlife around the world

To combat pigeon shoots, SHARK  have a new weapon in their arsenal: drones. SHARK started using drones, or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), four years ago. Costing around $10,000, they’re essentially flying platforms with cameras, the...

Drones Mapped the Philippines to Improve Typhoon Aid Efforts

These drone images are far more than your vanity-shot dronie: They’re maps of the Philippines post-Typhoon Haiyan, and they’re helping to deliver crucial aid to communities devastated by the disaster. Drones might not have been employed in...

Drones are cheap, simple, and potential game changers for newsrooms.

On the morning of February 1, Pedro Rivera was lying in bed, listening to the crackle of the police scanner as he roused himself awake. There was an alert about a fatal car crash...

Join DroneDeploy Explorer Program

  Whether you're a business that operates drones, a developer, or simply a drone hobbyist, you can get exclusive access to our product this May. For just $299, we'll ship you a Copilot that will replace...
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Drones and golf

Laird Small has seen most everything, at least in golf. The longtime director of the Pebble Beach Golf Academy has supervised the swings of tour players and celebrities and presided over the range at Pebble's...
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Sand dune racing in Dubai

The craziest hobby in Dubai is sand dune racing. These guys take it to another level, with Funco buggys producing up to 800HP. Saddle up and close your mouth, it's going to get sandy! Source: Youtube

Clarkson University Adds Second Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

  Clarkson University has added another Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) to its Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) research team. The Golden Eagle II (GE2), originally designed to be a teaching tool, will begin its life as...

News Media Challenge Ban on Journalism Drones

  WASHINGTON (AP) — More than a dozen media organizations challenged the government’s ban on the use of drones by journalists Tuesday, saying the Federal Aviation Administration’s position violates First Amendment protections for news gathering. The...
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EasyJet to use drones for aircraft checks

  A drone with six propellers buzzes around the inside of a giant aircraft hangar examining a plane, which has been struck by lightning. Elsewhere, engineers wearing 3D glasses carry out a thorough inspection of...
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Swarms of Droplet Robots Could Map Oil Spills

  As electronic components plummet in price thanks to the impractical consumer-driven pace of mobile device development, it's becoming more and more realistic to talk about building robots that are cheap enough to be disposable....
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Feds Confiscated a Hobbyist’s Drone Footage to Keep It Off the Internet

Yosemite National Park raised a few eyebrows this weekend when park officials suggested—using some pretty dubious legal framework—that flying hobby drones in the park is illegal. But the park isn’t the first to try to make...
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Marathon Buzzed By Drones They Hired

  PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — If you were at the Pittsburgh Marathon on Sunday and looked up, you might have noticed an object in the sky — an unmanned aircraft system buzzing around the site. But no,...