Drones
The snow patrol drones saving skiers from an icy death  BBC · 4 hours
For people buried in an avalanche, it's a race against time. Could a drone find you sooner? more
The snow patrol drones saving skiiers from an icy death  BBC · 10 hours
For people buried in an avalanche, it's a race against time. Could a drone find you sooner? more
Drone sighting halts flights at Ireland's Dublin Airport  ABC NEWS · 20 hours
Flights to and from Dublin Airport in Ireland have been halted after a drone was spotted over the airfield more
JD.com’s drones take flight to Japan in partnership with Rakuten  TechCrunch · 1 day
Chinese e-commerce company JD.com is taking its drone delivery system to Japan. Rakuten, the Japanese e-commerce giant, just announced a partnership with JD that will see its drones... more
UK’s extended 5km airport drone ‘no-fly’ zones in force next month  TechCrunch · 2 days
The UK’s Department for Transport has said today that an expansion of drone ‘no-fly’ zones to 5km around airport runways will come into force on March... more
UK Expands No-Fly Zone for Drones Around Airports  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Officials are also working on new legislation to give police more powers to stop and search people suspected of using drones maliciously. more
Drone 'no fly zone' around airports to be extended  Sky News · 2 days
The "no fly zone" for drones around UK airports is set to be extended under plans announced by the government and the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) today.  more
Drone no-fly zone to be widened after Gatwick chaos  BBC · 2 days
It will be illegal to fly a drone within three miles of an airport, following drone disruption at Gatwick. more
Robots track moving objects with unprecedented precision  nanowerk · 3 days
System uses RFID tags to home in on targets; could benefit robotic manufacturing, collaborative drones, and other applications. more
Macquarie Capital Venture Studio adds three new companies to infrastructure tech portfolio  TechCrunch · 3 days
Macquarie Capital Venture Studio, the infrastructure-focused accelerator affiliated with the nearly $500 billion-dollar investment firm, Macquarie Group, has added three companies to its portfolio.... more
Renewable energy generation with kites and drones  nanowerk · 3 days
Researchers recently developed a new software aimed at the analysis of energy generation systems based on kites and drones. They used the software to study the behaviour of these systems while transforming the kinetic... more
Killer whales eat dolphins. So why are these dolphins tempting fate?  CBC · 4 days
Killer whales are the only predators that regularly kill and devour Pacific white-sided dolphins... more
Dubai airport briefly halts flights after drone spotted  TechCrunch · 7 days
Earlier today, Dubai’s International airport shut down flights for roughly half an hour, owing to the sighting a drone flying nearby. Departures were halted from 10:13 a.m. and 10:45 a.m over  “suspected... more
Dubai airport forced to halt departures due to drone sightings  THE VERGE · 7 days
“Unauthorized drone activity” caused the Dubai International Airport to ground all of its outbound flights for... more
Trump's border wall could be a virtual barrier patrolled by drones too - CNET  CNET · 7 days
Companies are hoping to cash in on millions of dollars in new border security spending as the president plans to... more
DJI will toughen up airport geofencing after recent drone disruption  THE VERGE · 1 week
A three-dimensional “bow tie” geofence will soon prevent DJI’s drones from being able to fly too... more
DJI is updating its geofencing system across Europe after Gatwick drone debacle  TechCrunch · 1 week
Following the pre-Christmas drone debacle in the UK — which plunged thousands of people into travel misery after repeated drone sightings closed the runway at... more
Civilian Drones Ordered to Have Visible External ID in US  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
The regulation would require drone owners to place their registration number on the outside of their devices. more
DJI makes drone safety improvements  BBC · 1 week
The geo-fencing technology that means drones cannot fly near airports is improved. more
Ordnance Survey to launch mapping drone  BBC · 1 week
The mapping organisation's craft will collect images and data for businesses and organisations to use. more
Gavin Williamson: Drone 'swarm squadrons' to be deployed by military  BBC · 2 weeks
The defence secretary says the network enabled aircraft could be used to overwhelm the enemy. more
Elizabeth Bonesteel on the connecting power of virtual reality  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
In Elizabeth Bonesteel’s story, “Overlay,” a family works their way through a top-secret facility on an important mission.... more
This home security drone will help you tell possums from prowlers - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Homeowners could start protecting their property with Sunflower Labs drones starting in 2020. more
This home security drone could help you tell possums from prowlers - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Homeowners could start protecting their property with Sunflower Labs drones starting in 2020. more
See Sunflower Labs' home security drones - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Here's a look at the San Francisco startup's "Bee" drone, "Sunflower" motion detectors and "Hive" base station. more
GoPro turns its first profit since 2017, thanks to the Hero 7  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
A very strong holiday season for GoPro’s newest Hero 7 lineup of cameras has helped the camera maker turn its first quarterly profit since... more
Drones are already being confiscated near the Super Bowl  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
On Sunday night, the Super Bowl might play host to a matchup between two high-flying acts that have... more
Super Bowl 2019 stadium pestered by drones, despite ban - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
Temporary flight restrictions are in place around Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. But apparently that's news to some drone operators. more
How Trump's border wall could embrace drones, cameras and AI - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
Democrats are looking to high-tech alternatives to the $5.7 billion physical barrier the president wants to build. more
Drones, cameras and AI could be border wall alternatives - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
Democrats are looking to high-tech alternatives to the $5.7 billion physical barrier the president wants to build. more
Scientists use drones to ease shark fears (it's probably just a dolphin) - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
That dark shape in the water? Australian scientists say its 135 times more likely to be a dolphin ... or... more
Drones help Galapagos tackle rat infestation  BBC · 3 weeks
Tonnes of poison was laid down by drones in a project to get rid of the invasive species. more
DJI pledges painful action to tackle corruption  BBC · 3 weeks
The world's bestselling drone-maker says it must tackle cases of employee theft. more
Waterloo drone-maker Aeryon Labs bought by U.S. company for $265M  CBC · 3 weeks
Oregon-based FLIR Systems announced Monday it has bought Waterloo's Aeryon Labs for $265 million. more
The airport that welcomes drone flights  BBC · 4 weeks
The airport that helped a drone fly within its exclusion zone in a world-first technology test. more
Intel's newest RealSense camera is built for autonomous drones, AR headsets  Windows Central · 4 weeks
Intel's new standalone inside-out tracking camera could end up in everything from autonomous drones to augmented reality headsets. Intel has building RealSense depth cameras for developers... more
Best Buy's 4-day sale has low prices on 4K TVs, drones, and a lot more!  Windows Central · 4 weeks
All the electronics for every user. Today marks the beginning of Best Buy's 4-day sale. The deals in... more
Amazon reveals six-wheeled 'Scout' delivery robot  Sky News · 4 weeks
Amazon has revealed its new six-wheeled delivery drone called "Scout" which it claims started delivering packages in Snohomish County, Washington, this week. more
Manage your DJI drone's firmware like a boss with your Windows PC  Windows Central · 4 weeks
If you're having firmware issues on your DJI drone or you'd just rather not have to do it wirelessly with your phone or tablet,... more
Zimbabwe’s government faces off against its tech community over internet restrictions  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
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Q&A: A look at what happens when drones get near airports  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Drone sightings reported by airline pilots over New Jersey renew questions about how to accommodate the popular devices into the nation's airspace more
Newark Airport investigates drone sightings that halted arrivals - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
One of the busiest airports in the US stopped arrivals temporarily Tuesday after drones were spotted nearby. more
Drone Activity Halts Air Traffic at Newark Liberty International Airport  Gadgets 360 · 1 month
Drones can cause severe damage to aircraft and distract pilots. The drones in the Newark incident were flying at 3,500 feet, officials said. more
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