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Operating A Drone In Canada Just Got A Lot Harder

03/26/2017, With consumer drones being relatively new technology, it wasn’t surprising that it took regulators awhile to come up with rules on how they should be operated. For example in the US, drone owners are required to register their drones with the FAA, which...

Watch Amazon’s Prime Air Make Its First Public Drone Delivery

03/24/2017, We know that Amazon has plans to make drone deliveries a thing. The company has been testing it out for the past few years, but it seems that recently in California, Amazon’s Prime Air drone delivery program just made its first public demo delivery at a...

Police In The UK Will Have A 24/7 Drone Squad

03/22/2017, Not only do drones make for good vehicles for delivering items, but they’re great at capturing video and photo from angles that would normally be impossible without expensive gear or renting a helicopter. This is also why they make for great...

DxOMark Will Now Start To Test Drone Cameras As Well

03/15/2017, If you’re a geek when it comes to your cameras, DxOMark is usually a pretty good place to go for camera benchmarks. So far the website has benchmarked consumer cameras and smartphone cameras, but now it seems that they will also be benchmarking and...

Virginia Is The First State To Legalize Robot Deliveries

03/03/2017, As it stands there are quite a few companies out there looking to make drone deliveries a reality, although we guess there is still a fair bit of legal and regulatory hurdles to overcome before that happens. However over in the state of Virginia, it seems...

Snap Apparently Had Worked On A Drone Of Their Own

03/01/2017, Snap, the parent company and developer of Snapchat has been pretty much known for only one product, and that is Snapchat which kind of what helped propelled them to fame in the first place. That and their rejection of buyout offers from the likes of...

Pilot Gets 30 Days In Jail For Knocking Woman Unconscious With Drone

02/28/2017, If you plan on flying a drone, you should probably get some practice lest you end up with slapped with a fine and some jail time. Back in 2015 Paul Skinner, an aerial photographer, was using a drone to cover the city’s Pride Parade. He was using a drone...

Huawei Imagines Cell Towers Wirelessly Charging Drones

02/27/2017, [MWC 2017] One of the problems with drones is that typically their battery life leaves a lot to be desired. For consumer drone usage this might not be a problem, but if one is using drones to make site inspections, then this could prove to be very...

DJI Unveils Matrice 200 Drone

02/26/2017, [MWC 2017] DJI is a company that many of you guys are probably familiar with when it comes to consumer drones, but it looks like the company is interested in expanding beyond consumer drones as they have announced the Matrice 200 at MWC 2017, a drone...

UPS Is Also Looking Into Drone Deliveries

02/21/2017, The idea of using drones to make deliveries isn’t new, and we have seen how companies such as Amazon and 7-Eleven are looking to take advantage of the technology. In fact in some countries such as Singapore, local postal services are also looking into...

Students Design A Bee Drone That Helps With Cross-Pollination

02/16/2017, Bees aren’t just good for producing honey, but they are also essentially in helping to pollinate crops. Apparently they help to pollinate as much as $15 billion worth of crops in the US each year, and that’s a lot. However the population of bees is...

Patent Suggests Amazon Will Use Parachutes To Make Drone Deliveries

02/14/2017, Amazon’s plans to eventually use drones to make package deliveries isn’t new. The idea is that the drone will fly to a customer’s house, land in front of their door or driveway, the customer picks up the package and they’re good to go. However as...

Passenger Drones Will Be A Thing In Dubai

02/14/2017, At the moment we think of drones mostly as devices that are used to take photos or videos, or in some cases used to make deliveries. However in Dubai, you can soon expect drones to ferry people around as well. According to a report by AP, passenger drones...