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...

Head of AUVSI: “I’m going to roll over on this one, and call them...

Everybody knows what a drone is.  They’re those controversial aircraft that don’t have a pilot on-board.  Of course they aren’t just aircraft, there are also land based drones, and sea based drones, and undersea...
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New Drone Project on Kickstarter – Go Fund It

Phenox is an intelligent, interactive and programmable drone designed and developed in Tokyo Japan. Source: Kickstarter Company: Phenoxlab

The FAA Knew a Commercial Drone Pilot Broke No Laws, Fined Him $10K Anyway

Internal Federal Aviation Administration documents show that the result of an agency investigation determined  commercial drone pilot Raphael Pirker violated no regulations—then then the agency fined him $10,000 anyway. Whether there's actually a regulation making...
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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...
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