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Drone Used To Help Rescue Trapped Rafters

07/02/2015, Drones are more than a novelty and more than just a tool used to take photos and videos. In fact recently it was proven that drones have a lot more use to them and can potentially be used for rescue missions, as proven in a recent rescue effort by the...

NASA Develops Prototype For Mars Drone

07/01/2015, The race for Mars is well and truly on with space agencies of multiple countries working towards this goal, you’ve even got private companies like SpaceX in the United States that have this aim of reaching the Red Planet. NASA is in the game as...

Flitchio Is A Smartphone Case That Doubles As A Game Controller

06/18/2015, There are some games on your mobile device that play better if it had physical controls. Racing games and arcade fighters are some of them. While there are plenty of accessories and add-ons out there, they can be a bit inconvenient as it usually means...

Russia Reportedly Developing A Microwave Gun That Can Kill Missiles

06/16/2015, Drones can be used for surveillance purposes, but they can also be used in combat where they can launch missiles. So what can one do to counter these drone attacks? Well there are anti-aircraft guns, assuming they can detect said drones, but it seems that...

Parrot Announces New Minidrones For The Sea, Land, And Air

06/12/2015, Are you a fan of drones? If you are and you’re more of a hobbyist rather than a professional who uses the drones for work-related matters, you might be interested to learn that Parrot has recently unveiled an entire new series of minidrones. These...

Dallas Cowboys Will Use Virtual Reality To Help With Training

06/08/2015, A few years ago when sporting teams started to adopt tablets to help with player training, we thought that was pretty awesome. However with technology advancing so rapidly, it seems that those techniques seem downright ancient when we think about it,...

DJI Launches Experimental Drone & Collision Avoidance System

06/08/2015, As drones become more common and more accessible to regular folks, we reckon that eventually there will be multiple drones in the sky all at once. Now as if avoiding obstacles like trees, lamps, signboards, and other objects wasn’t enough, drone pilots...

US Open Will Use Drones To Help Provide Coverage

06/07/2015, As we’ve said before, due to the small and lightweight nature of most drones and their relative ease of operations, it can be used by photographers and videographers to capture footage from interesting vantage points that might have previously been...

Drones Used To Document Illegal Logging In The Amazon

06/07/2015, Drones have a lot of potential to be used for all sorts of activities. It can be used for commercial purposes such as to deliver packages to customers; it can be used for military purposes to perform surveillance and reconnaissance work; it can also be...

Boeing’s Patent Will Charge Drones In Mid-Air

06/04/2015, Kind of like smartphones, drones at the moment are still relatively new which also means that battery life on these devices aren’t particularly great either. We’re sure that over time, drone makers will figure out a way to create and embed better and...

Verizon Offers Up Its Cellphone Towers To Help With Drone Monitoring

06/03/2015, As drones become cheaper, more powerful, and more accessible, it is only a matter of time before everyone gets one of their own, whether it be just for entertainment purposes like how one might approach R.C. cars and helicopters, or professional purposes...

China Uses Drones To Combat Cheating In Exams

06/03/2015, It has probably crossed the mind of every student that exams would be so much easier if they could cheat, and while it might be a fleeting thought for some of us, there are some students who have taken cheating to whole new levels which might explain why...

Scientists Develop Drone That Can Fold Into Itself Or Dissolve

05/29/2015, While drones are pretty small, they can still be detected, but what if you could build a drone that could fold into itself, thus becoming incredibly tiny, or even better yet, what if these drones could somehow dissolve itself, thus erasing any evidence of...

GoPro To Release Their Own Quadcopter In 2016

05/27/2015, GoPro is a company best known for their wearable cameras which have been designed to be rugged and used in action sports. They are also small and lightweight enough to the point where they can be mounted on drones and used to record footage while the...