Drones
Robotics VCs on what’s real, what’s coming, and what to keep in mind  TechCrunch · 16 hours
Last week, at TechCrunch’s robotics event at UC Berkeley, we sat down with four VCs who are making a range of bets... more
Ghana drone service to deliver medical supplies on demand  ABC NEWS · 20 hours
A new drone service in Ghana will be capable of carrying medical supplies to remote corners of the West African country more
Google's Wing Aviation gets OK for drone deliveries in U.S.  CBC · 23 hours
Google affiliate Wing Aviation can start delivering goods by drone in Virginia later this year after... more
Wing lands FAA approval, Amazon Key expands to 13 cities video - CNET  CNET · 1 day
Today's major tech stories include drone start-up Wing's FAA approval, Amazon's Key service expanding the 13 new cities and all 1,150 Kohl's... more
Drone delivery startup Zipline launches UAV medical program in Ghana  TechCrunch · 1 day
Zipline, the San Francisco-based UAV manufacturer and logistics services provider, has launched a program in Ghana today for drone delivery of medical supplies. Working with the Ghanaian government,... more
Google's Wing Aviation Gets Regulator Approval for Drone Deliveries in US  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Google affiliate Wing Aviation has received federal approval allowing it to make commercial deliveries by drone in US. more
Google's Wing Aviation gets FAA OK for drone deliveries  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Google affiliate Wing gets FAA approval to begin commercial deliveries by drone in Virginia more
Alphabet’s Wing gets FAA permission to start delivering by drone  TechCrunch · 2 days
Wing Aviation, the drone-based delivery startup born out of Google's X labs, has received the first FAA certification in the country for commercial carriage of goods. It might... more
Google Wing drones approved for US home deliveries  BBC · 2 days
Drone home delivery company Wing will start deliveries in rural Virginia "within months". more
Alphabet’s Wing drones get FAA approval to make deliveries in the US  THE VERGE · 2 days
Wing, the Alphabet-owned startup, has become the first drone delivery company to gain the Federal Aviation Administration’s approval to make commercial deliveries in the... more
Drones, supercomputers and sonar deployed against floods  ABC NEWS · 7 days
Drones, super-computers and sonar that scans deep underwater are helping to maintain flood control projects _ and predict where rivers will roar out of their banks more
Forecasters turn to array of technology to fight floodwaters  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Drones, super-computers and sonar that scans deep underwater are helping to maintain flood control projects _ and predict where rivers will roar out of their banks more
Insect-Inspired Arm Technology to Enable Drones Fly in Windy Conditions  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Researchers have developed a drone with 'movable-arm technology'. It is inspired by the wings and flight patterns of insects. more
What do drones and GPS owe to a 1744 shipwreck?  BBC · 1 week
When HMS Victory sank, she took with her an early prototype of the gyroscope, crucial to modern technology. more
DJI drones helped track and stop the Notre Dame fire  THE VERGE · 1 week
Parisian firefighters used DJI drones to track the progression of the Notre Dame fire and to... more
Parrot Anafi Thermal ultracompact drone does live thermal and 4K video for $1,900 - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The easy-to-use folding drone will make on-the-spot aerial thermal imaging possible for just about anyone. more
Parrot’s latest drone targets professionals with a thermal camera  TechCrunch · 1 week
The last several years have seen an interesting pivot for Parrot, from bluetooth headset/speakers to drones. The company’s ANAFI line is probably one of the best positioned products to go... more
Parrot adds a thermal camera to its folding Anafi drone  THE VERGE · 1 week
French dronemaker Parrot has created a new version of its folding Anafi quadcopter that has an... more
Gatwick drone attack possible inside job, say police  BBC · 2 weeks
The drone operator was monitoring activities at the airport during the attack, officials believe. more
Did you fly a drone over Fenway Park? The FAA would like a chat  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Drones are great. But they are also flying machines that can do lots of stupid and dangerous things. Like, for... more
At Texas border, tech can't keep pace with immigrant influx - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Drones, cameras and sensors are being used to monitor what many call a desperate situation at the southern border. More tech may not help. more
Google Wing launches first home delivery drone service  BBC · 2 weeks
The first commercial home delivery drone service launches in Australia, after years of test flights. more
DroneBase raises capital and partners with FLIR Systems to train pilots on thermal imaging tech  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Publicly traded sensor technology developer, FLIR Systems, is investing in a strategic round of funding for the outsourced... more
Google Wing launches first commercial drone delivery service  BBC · 2 weeks
The first commercial drone delivery service launches in Australia, after years of test flights. more
Customers in Australian capital can get food and coffee delivered via drone  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Google X graduate Wing has begun making drone deliveries in a trio of suburbs just outside of Canberra, Australia’s capital city. The Alphabet owned... more
Alphabet’s Wing launches commercial delivery in Australia with quieter drone  9to5Google · 2 weeks
Wing dropped its “Project” status when it graduated from X last July. After several years of... more
Alphabet's Drone Delivery Service Takes Off in Australia  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Facebook has bowed to pressure from the European Commission and consumer authorities by revising its terms, making it clear what it does with users' data. more
Google’s Wing drones approved to make public deliveries in Australia  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Wing, the drone delivery company owned by Google’s parent company Alphabet, is launching its first public... more
First country gives green light to Google Wing drone deliveries  Sky News · 2 weeks
A drone-delivery firm owned by Google's parent company, Alphabet, has been given the green light to take to the skies above Australia. more
Google Wing drone deliveries get green light in Australia  Sky News · 2 weeks
A drone-delivery firm owned by Google's parent company, Alphabet, has been given the green light to take to the skies above Australia. more
Edgybees’s new developer platform brings situational awareness to live video feeds  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
San Diego-based Edgybees today announced the launch of Argus, its API-based developer platform that makes it easy to add augmented reality features to live video feeds.... more
Competing for drone deliveries  BBC · 3 weeks
The BBC reports on Tanzania's competition to encourage drone delivery flights. more
These stunning drone photos really put humanity in its place  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
It may be a cliché, but drone photography really does offer a new perspective on the... more
CMU team develops a robot and drone system for mine rescues  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
On our final day in Pittsburgh, we find ourself in a decommissioned coal mine. Just northeast of the city proper, Tour-Ed’s owners run field trips and... more
Facebook Wanted to Use Tiny Drones to Boost Mobile Internet Speed: Report  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
The Facebook project, codenamed "Catalina", was discontinued a year ago, adding to the list of aerial Internet projects that the social networking giant abandoned. more
Earn a free ticket to TC Sessions: Mobility 2019 with SocialLadder  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Mobility is an expansive topic that includes drones, dockless scooters and autonomous cars — both terrestrial and aeronautic — plus all the ancillary tech required to... more
Ocean drone startup merger spawns SoFar, the DJI of the sea  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
What lies beneath the murky depths? SolarCity co-founder Peter Rive wants to help you and the scientific community find out. He’s just led a $7 million... more
UPS using drones to zip medical samples around North Carolina - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
Drone deliveries avoid road delays, increase efficiency and lower costs. more
Enterprise drone service Kespry raises new funding from Salesforce Ventures  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Kespry, a company that offers industrial users a subscription-based drone service, today announced that it has raised funding from Salesforce Ventures, marking that firm’s first hardware investment. With... more
UPS partners with drone startup Matternet for medical sample deliveries  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Unmanned drone deliveries are making their way inside the UPS network. Thanks to a partnership with drone startup Matternet, UPS will start delivering medical samples via unmanned drones... more
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Google's Wing Aviation gets OK for drone deliveries in U.S.
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Google Wing launches first commercial drone delivery service
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Google’s Wing drones approved to make public deliveries in Australia
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Russia’s shotgun-firing drone is designed to shoot down enemy drones
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Andrew Yang, presidential candidate, talks Space Force, drones, automation - CNET
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