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AI Used In Drones Can Spot Violent Behavior In Crowds

06/08/2018, It is easy to see why drones are ideal for surveillance, especially in crowded areas where the drones can provide an aerial overview of what’s going on. However the fact that it is so far removed from the crowd means that certain things might be missed...

Parrot Unveils Compact & Foldable Anafi 4K Drone

06/06/2018, Drones used to be pretty big and bulky, and drone pilots who wanted to use their drones typically had special cases that they had to keep their drones in. However companies such as DJI started to introduce more compact drones, like the Mavic Air, but now...

Food Delivery By Drones Now Being Tested In China

05/30/2018, The concept of using drones to make deliveries isn’t new and it actually makes a lot of sense. Drones don’t have to deal with the same kind of traffic that a motorcycle, car, or delivery truck has to, which means that in theory it should be a lot...


Regulators Propose Visible License Plates On Drones In The Future

05/24/2018, When drone owners register their drones with the FAA, they’ll get a government-issued ID number that they can then put on the drone or inside the drone for identification purposes in the future. However the only problem with that is that you only know...

Apple Using Drones To Improve Apple Maps

05/10/2018, While Google Maps might still be the de facto map app that comes to mind for many, Apple has been making great strides to improve its own offerings. In fact according to a report from the Financial Times (paywall; via Engadget), it seems that Apple is...

More Leaked Photos Of DJI’s Rumored Phantom 5 Drone Leaked

04/16/2018, According to a leaked photo from last month, it seemed to suggest that DJI could be working on a new Phantom drone that could feature an interchangeable lens camera. No doubt this sounds like an amazing idea and now thanks to newly leaked photos, more...

Drones Used To Smuggle $80 Million Worth Of iPhones

04/01/2018, Smugglers use all of the means at their disposal to avoid paying the dues required by law to legally clear products and while they’re often able to get away with it for quite some time, eventually they do get caught. That’s what happened to a...

DJI To Supply 1,000 Custom Drones For A Construction Company

03/23/2018, DJI is a company that most people know as a drone maker, but it seems that the company is broadening their customer base and getting more into commercial projects. The company has recently announced that they have entered into a partnership with Japanese...

Amazon Patent Imagines A Drone That Recognizes Hand Signals

03/22/2018, We know that Amazon is interested in using drones as a way of delivering packages to customers. Now it looks like in a patent filed by Amazon and discovered by GeekWire, it seems that Amazon might have some interesting ideas on how their customers might...

DJI Phantom 5 Could Feature Interchangeable Lens Camera

03/19/2018, The problem with most cameras that come integrated with drones is that you’re pretty much stuck with what the manufacturer decides to stick on it. This means that while the drone itself might be good, the camera might not be as good, which in some cases...

BMW To Develop The World’s Fastest Racing Drone With DRL

03/14/2018, BMW makes some very fast cars so it has great expertise in the area of automotive design and technology. Can it lend some of that expertise to drones? That’s what the German auto giant is planning to do in collaboration with the Drone Racing League....

DaLunchbox Is An All-In-One Kit For Drone Owners

03/13/2018, If you’re looking to get into drones, there are quite a few options out there available right now, but some of them can get quite expensive. However if you want something that’s kind of like an all-in-one solution, you might be interested in a...

Parrot’s App Can Now Automatically Edit Your Drone Footage

02/27/2018, Video editing is a skill because you don’t always need to include all the footage that you’ve recorded, just the important ones that you feel will add to the narrative. However this is a skill that is typically acquired over time, but if you don’t...

DJI Mavic Pro 2 Rumored For March Announcement

02/04/2018, Back in 2016, DJI unveiled their Mavic Pro drone, which a year later they followed up  by launching a new Mavic Pro Platinum version. Now it looks like the “true” successor to the Mavic Pro could be coming soon, according to a post on the DJI forums...