Telecom hopes to track drones missed by radar just as air-traffic control tracks planes
Need some drone photo inspiration? The winners of the 2017 SkyPixel drone photo contest are out, and their images do not disappoint. More than 44,000 drone photographers from 141 different countries entered the contest, which had categories in landscape, portrait and story. French photographer Florian Ledoux nabbed the grand prize with his shot of a … Continue reading See the best drone photos of 2017, according to SkyPixel →
The round-the-world Volvo Ocean Race is one of the toughest races on the planet, and Sam Greenfield started using drones to capture it like never before.
New research finds small drones on short deliveries use less carbon than the equivalent vehicles.
A new study from the University of Adelaide in Australia found that counting wildlife using drones is more accurate than traditional approaches.
If drone deliveries are the future, NanoMap is the present. MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) developed a system that allows drones to consistently fly at 20 mph through dense environments …
Drones can enter dangerous environments where humans cannot. But what if a drone could stop disasters from happening in the first place?
The Pyeongchang opening ceremonies included a performance by 1,218 drones working in concert—a new world record.
China’s Ehang has completed manned test flights of its 184 personal drone. The price may put you off though
Outlaw drone operators post video showing a drone unsafely flying over a Frontier airliner near Las Vegas airport.
Consumer Reports asked five experts for tips on how to shoot great drone video. In this story, they explain how to get dramatic footage without losing your craft in a crash.
If you’re interested in buying your first drone or are curious but afraid of adopting an expensive new hobby, you’ll be happy to know you’re probably holding your first drone controller in your hands: your iPhone or iPad.
The FAA’s drone rules are here: What does it mean for journalists? By Matt Waite In 60 days, drone journalism will be legally possible in any newsroom in the United States. That’s not to say i
The fast-growing global drone industry has not sat back waiting for government policy to be hammered out before pouring investment and effort into opening up this all-new hardware and computing market. A growing ecosystem of drone software and hardware vendors is already catering to a long list of clients in agriculture, land management, energy, and … Continue reading “The Drones Report”
New Jersey legislature is seeking fines and jail time for drone operators under influence of alcohol or drugs, as part of a broader crackdown.
The easiest way to enhance your drone flying experience is to incorporate your mobile device. Here are some of the best drone apps for Android.
This weekend, residents of Santa Claus may have looked into the sky and seen something rather unusual — drones.
Six passengers and two crew members were aboard the plane, which suffered “minor damage and was able to land safely,” the government said.
I don’t know about you, but I’ve been patiently waiting for the whole George Jetson lifestyle of the future thing to pan out. I’ve got a domestic mopping robot so why am I still sitting in traffic at the Bay Bridge toll plaza? While I’ll be the first one to admit that I’m just an …
The defence secretary announces a review of how personnel are recognised for their contribution.