The FAA To Test Drones In Nevada

The FAA is ready to test drones in Nevada, the agency has said. This marks the third operational drone-testing location that the FAA has kicked live. The Insitu ScanEagle drone will be used in this case. The...

Paper Planes Transform Into Tiny Drones

Technology Transforms Hobby Craft, Fueling Issues About Air Space. DURHAM, N.C.—It took Chuck Pell less than a minute to build his drone. He folded a piece of paper 11 times, clipped on a battery-powered plastic propeller...

Drones Already Revolutionized Hollywood—And Have the Oscar to Prove It

The Federal Aviation Administration is considering letting Hollywood production companies fly drones to film movies. But, regardless of what they decide, drones aren't going to revolutionize the movie industry. Why? Because they already have. Earlier this...
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VIDEO: Interview and demo with Eric Cheng

Interview & demo with Eric Cheng, Director of Aerial Imaging at DJI. Learn more about the Phantom 2 Vision+ at www.dji.com Source: istrico.com Twitter & Instagram: @istrico Facebook: IstricoProductions
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MotoX in SPAIN – Team BlackSheep

DISCOVERY PRO in action, following the practice sessions of a couple of MotoX riders in Spain. News Source: Youtube
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Filming Chamonix with DJI Phantom 2

We got our hands on one of the new, DJI Phantom 2 Camera Drones and put it through its paces. After two weeks of piloting this drone, this is the kind of video footage...
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Overview of the 2014 sUSB Expo

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Kenai company leading the way on unmanned aircraft radar

With a little hard work, Kenai’s John Parker might just be able to answer the biggest question facing the Federal Aviation Administration: Can manned and unmanned aircraft coexist? Parker, founder of Integrated Robotics Imaging Systems...
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Parrot Skycontroller: fly further and higher with Bebop Drone

To benefit from a more powerful Wi-Fi connection, Parrot will offer the Skycontroller as an option. Equipped with an amplified Wi-Fi radio and with 4 antennas, the Parrot Skycontroller extend the Wi-Fi range up...
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The Rise of Drones

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Student’s ‘quadcopter’ project places first at statewide fair

Port Townsend fourth-grade student Nathaniel Ashford earned first-place honors in the Energy and Transportation category at the 57th Washington State Science and Engineering Fair in Bremerton on April 4-5, according to Bill Beezley, public...

The Future of Flying: Michigan College at Forefront of UAV Education

It’s a controversial topic that raises a number of concerns about safety and privacy – the use of robotic flying vehicles commonly known as “drones.”  But where some people see danger, others are seeing...

Amazon’s Drone Team Is Hiring: Look At These Nifty Job Ads

Amazon.com’s founder, Jeff Bezos, keeps saying he wants to revolutionize package delivery by using drones. Skeptics snicker, but Bezos won’t back down. So how does he plan to move forward? Some fascinating clues emerge from...
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The Iranian Lifeguard Drone

Your neighborhood quadcopter probably doesn't have the ability to launch Hellfire missiles, but just saying the word "drone" conjures up images of flying, buzzing death. But what about drones' potential for saving lives? We've seen how...
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An Immersive Look At Water | The Making Of Watermark

Photographer Edward Burtynsky and director Jennifer Baichwal give us an inside look into the making of their cinematic feat, Watermark. The documentary was shot using groundbreaking 5K ultra high definition photography and aerial technology...

Tilt-Rotor Quad Goes Crazy Fast

Hear the phrase “tilt rotor,” and your first thought may be of the Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey, but in fact this peppy experimental R/C multirotor from Mountain View resident Ilya Rosenberg has more in common...
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Easy Drone – the first modular plug-and-fly aerial solutionq

Easy Drone - new, proprietary design makes it incredibly easy to transport and assemble. Modular and ready to fly out of the box. EasyDrone is an advanced, modular quadcopter designed for videographers that need quick, easy...
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Team BlackSheep in DUBAI

Strolling through Dubai's skies to portray miracles of architecture. The Palm Island, downtown Dubai with its modern Metro, the tallest building in the world Burj Khalifa and the insanely beautiful Burj Al Arab.

DRONECON 2014 July 5th 2014 | Boulder, Colorado

Dronecon is the annual DIY Drones–3D Robotics developer conference. Dronecon 2014 will bring together developers, participants, hackers, academics, and makers from the DIY Drones and Ardupilot communities. This is your chance to hear lead...