Tag: 3DR

3DR and Yuneec Announce Joint Venture Based on Dronecode Platform

Berkeley, Calif. - September 5th, 2018 - 3DR and Yuneec, two founding members of the Dronecode software consortium, today announced a U.S.-headquartered joint venture...

3DR Site Scan Processing Now Powered by Pix4D

Lausanne, SWITZERLAND, 02 AUG 2017. 3DR, makers of Site Scan, one of the leading drone data platform for engineering and construction, announced they have integrated...

Drones at Work Part 2: The New Buzz in Construction

A FOUR PART SERIES In the last 'Drones at Work' article, I wrote about how drones are helping realtors increase sales by adding a new...

3DR Back in the Game with New Funding Round

Berkeley-based drone manufacturer 3DR may be back in the game: the company announced $53 million in Series D funding on Thursday.  This announcement comes...

DJI, Industry Leaders Develop Economy-Boosting Commercial Drones

In the last two years, the use of drones has significantly picked up. After nearly a century of primarily military drone usage, they are...

3DR Announces Investment from Autodesk

3DR announces investment from Autodesk® to continue the development of Site Scan™, the Premier Aerial Data Capture and Analytics Platform. Last week, during the first...

New leader emerges for the TOP20 Drone Company Ranking

There is a new leader of the TOP20 Drone Company Ranking - DJI (△+1) is in the lead with narrow margin to Parrot (▽-1). The...

Paying to play in Las Vegas at NAB 2016

With so much to see and do in the city that never sleeps, the NAB Show adds another stop to the Vegas tour. The show's...

AirMap & the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Launch UAS...

Santa Monica, CA – AirMap, the world’s leading provider of airspace information and services for unmanned aircraft, and the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE), through...

How soon will it be a drone world?

If the FAA reverses itself, and allows commercial drone aircraft to fly over populated areas, what will that look like? Will there be pilot-less...

Why It’s Never Been Easier to Fly a Drone

DRONES ARE THE hot consumer product of the year, and 2015 saw an explosion in automation software that made the devices easier to fly...

Don’t Play with Fire: Ground your drone so firefighters can do...

This summer has been one of the worst wildfire seasons for much of the U.S.: California, Hawaii, Texas, North Carolina and half a dozen...

Chris Anderson of 3DRobotics and Other Guests Talking Drones on the...

  “It’s not taking pilots out of planes. It’s putting propellers on smart phones.” So says Chris Anderson, co-founder of 3D Robotics describing “Solo,” the...

Watch this Sample Video from the Solo Gimbal by 3DRobotics

  The first Solo's are now arriving, and reviews are great (you can now order it here). The next thing to arrive, in a few weeks,...

Introduction to Aerial Photography: Steps to get started

Aerial Photography and videography using UAVs is at an all time high...from hobby use all the way up to military use. The list of...

3D Robotics introduces Solo, the world’s first smart drone

Yesterday 3DR announced Solo, an all-in-one personal drone whose ease of use and powerful new features kick off a new aerial age. With computing power...

Photos from the 3DRobotics Tijuana factory

  by Chris Anderson Back in June 2013, I shared some pictures from the then-new 3D Robotics Tijuana factory.  Here's another batch, showing the growth and progress there....

3D Robotics Talks Drones and the IRIS+

  Chris Anderson talks on TechCrunch about selfie drones, the FAA’s regulations around commercial drone usage and the future of both his company and the industry...

Chris Anderson speaks with host Emily Chang about the future of...

Jan. 8 -- Author, journalist and 3D Robotics CEO Chris Anderson speaks with host Emily Chang about a future world in which drones will...

3D Robotics’ CEO weighs in on the future of drones

  Twenty minutes with 3D Robotics' Chris Anderson just wasn't enough. After all, before he basically built one of the country's biggest drone makers, he...