Tag: drones

Drones at Work Part 1: A Realtor’s Best Friend

A FOUR-PART SERIES Just think about it. Ten years ago the only way I could write about 'drones at work' was in Science Fiction form....

The Rise of the Selfie Drone

At CES 2017 you couldn't get away from selfie drones. Everywhere you looked there was your very own aerial camera that quite literally brought...

The Drone Superhighway Part 2: Law and Order

A FOUR PART SERIES Last week, I wrote about how the groundwork is being laid as we speak for a drone superhighway. If you haven't...

The Drone Superhighway Part 1: It’s a Thing – A...

A FOUR PART SERIES There is something about the sky that grabs my attention and imagination. As a kid, I loved science fiction movies with...

Birds.ai Launches in the DroneDeploy App Market

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - 11/07/16 (PRESS RELEASE) - Last week Dutch startup Birds.ai announced that its app will be available on the DroneDeploy App Market,...

Amazon Patents Method for Delivery Drone Recharging Stations

Reminiscent of the days when automobiles were a recent invention and gas stations began popping up all around the country to supply fuel, we...

Drones + Peanut Butter = Clever Plan to Help Endangered Ferrets

There has been chatter lately about the possibility of using drones to deliver food, and I for one sure wouldn’t mind having drones deliver...

World’s First Droneport Under Construction Near Las Vegas

About 30 miles southeast of Las Vegas, the little town of Boulder City, Nevada has made a name for itself as the home of...

Lehmann Aviation Releases New Long Range Data Modem

Lehmann Aviation (www.lehmannaviation.com) released its new long range data modem, compatible with all L-A Series drones. With this new functionality, L-A Series drones (especially...

Geo-Fencing to Become Mandatory for Drones

Geo-fencing may soon be used to control where and when drones fly. It’s no secret that drones have occasionally gotten a bad rap by the...

DJI Phantom 3 Follow Me Mode

The tech giants who put drones on the map have yet again raised the bar with an exciting new feature added to the DJI...

DJI Inspire 1 vs Phantom 3

Since the Phantom 3 was released, questions have been raised regarding its parallels to the Inspire 1. For example, the Phantom 3 Professional’s camera...

The Phantasmal Phantom: Why the DJI Phantom 3 is Out of...

The Phantom 3 series launched recently by DJI is the most advanced ready-to-fly hobby drone to date. Building on foundations crafted by its predecessor...

Drones Monitor Shark Activity

In the wake of Australian surfer Mick Fanning’s close encounter with a shark at the J-Bay Open in South Africa, and in an even...

Asset Inspections – How UAVs are Changing the Lay of the...

As infrastructure ages it must be regularly inspected to detect issues as early as possible. However, asset inspection is traditionally a labour intensive, high-risk...

Drones to Take Over Agriculture

  It has only been within the last 100 years that farming has moved away from animal power, and now it’s evolving yet again. Drones...

5 Unexpected Uses for Drones

At Swarm UAV, we know how useful drones are for taking exceptional aerial photos and videos, but the use of drones extends far beyond...

Drone Journalism Set to Soar

The use of drones in journalism is still a new concept, but it is quickly evolving. With the potential to capture previously impossible footage,...

Bring it all together: What’s involved – A Successful Drone Film...

Over the last few years SWARM UAV have had the privilege of being many businesses' first drone aerial supplier. Many of these clients have...

Drones Have Become Great Livestock Tracking Devices on Farms

  Many people are not yet aware of the fact that drones can be used for much more than just taking pictures and filming. Other...