Tag: Drone

Facebook Shuts Down Solar-Powered Internet Drone Project: So What Happens Now?

Facebook officially ditches its efforts to deliver high-speed internet via solar-powered drones. The decision reportedly caused 16 employees from the project to lose their jobs. Taking Another Approach…

MIT researchers develop drone technology that may one day aid flying cars

Drones are not novelty any more. A lot of us have at least read about, heard, seen or maybe even flown one. Companies like Amazon and Facebook (and others) have been looking…

DJI makes it less difficult to preserve your drone out of no-fly zones

DJI’s Geospatial Surroundings On line (GEO) software program already saved pilots from flying its drones in “touchy areas” and now the setup is getting a lot more beneficial….

Hurricane H drone faucets Intel’s 3D-mapping tech for collision-loose flight

Electric powered plane-maker Yuneec made a bit of a splash whilst it landed at CES in advance this year with its storm H hexacopter. With folding landing equipment…

ESPN Adds Drone Racing to Its Summer Schedule

The International Drone Racing Association and ESPN on Wednesday announced a multiyear international media distribution deal. Under the partnership, the network will showcase the 2016 U.S. National Drone…