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First Drone Defibrillator Service Launched In The US

10/16/2017, Flirtey, a drone delivery service, has teamed up with an ambulance company to launch the first drone defibrillator service in the United States. The company’s drones will be used for sending out defibrillators and other emergency equipment by air in...

DelivAir Uses Drones To Deliver To People, Not Addresses

10/04/2017, It is clear at the rate things are going, delivery by drones will be the next big thing. This is because unlike trucks or cars, drones can skip traffic which means that it has the potential to reach its destination quicker, which might be ideal for nearby...

DJI’s ‘Privacy Mode’ Now Available To Drone Owners

10/02/2017, Back in August, drone maker DJI announced that they will be introducing a new privacy mode for their drones. Basically what this meant is that drone owners could operate their drones without data being transferred back to DJI’s servers, so for those...

FAA To Restrict Drones From Flying Around Certain US Landmarks

09/28/2017, If you’re a drone owner in the US and you’re looking to fly your drone around some of the famous landmarks in the US, you might want to take note that the FAA has recently announced that they will be restricting drones from flying around certain...

Parrot’s New Bebop 2 Power Drone Promises Improved Battery Life

09/19/2017, Parrot today launched an upgraded model of its premium consumer drone. The Bebop 2 Power from Parrot promises improved battery life. It also comes with new FPV goggles. The new drone is also capable of taking smarter photos. That being said, the unique...

Parrot’s Mambo FPV Drone Let’s You Fly It First-Person Style

09/15/2017, If you’re looking to experience what it’s like to fly a drone in a first-person perspective, then you might be interested to learn that Parrot has taken the wraps off its latest drone, the Parrot Mambo FPV which will allow drone owners to fly the...

UN’s Aviation Agency Looking To Establish Global Drone Registry

09/10/2017, The idea of registering drones with the government isn’t new, and in fact the idea was implemented by the US a couple of years ago, with similar ideas being considered by Russia, and alternative concepts being looked at by countries such as the UK, all...

DJI’s New Mavic Pro Platinum Promises Longer & Quieter Flights

09/01/2017, #IFA2017 – The problem with drones is that their flight times tend to be quite short, and not to mention they are incredibly noisy due to the blades whirring. However DJI is hoping to solve that with their latest announcement at IFA 2017 where the...

DJI Spark Gets Mandatory Firmware Update, Won’t Fly Unless Updated

08/22/2017, Given that drones are basically robots with fast-spinning rotary blades that can fly high up in the sky, clearly there are safety issues to be considered since you don’t want these drones to fall out of the sky and land on someone’s head. This is why...

OnePlus And DJI Announce Back To School Bundles

08/16/2017, What does OnePlus and DJI have in common? Both of them have drones, and it looks like both companies are now teaming up to offer customers back to school bundles in which users can choose from a variety of bundles to suit their needs, whether they are...

DJI’s Drones Can Now Operate Without Internet Data Transfer

08/15/2017, Recently the US Army issued an order to cease the use of DJI-branded drones immediately. Apparently this was due to security/privacy concerns after it was discovered that the data being recorded by the drone was being sent to servers stored outside of the...

Parrot Mambo Code Bundle Will Teach Kids How To Program Drones

08/08/2017, While topics like maths and science are still essential when it comes to the education of children, we’re starting to see how programming is also becoming something of an essential skill that kids should pick up. It’s not yet a requirement (at least...

Military Bases Can Now Shoot Down Drones That Are Trespassing

08/08/2017, Drones are tools that when used properly can be useful in many different ways. However since it would be a tall order to assume that all drone pilots are responsible, this is where the law needs to step in. The Pentagon has recently signed off on a new...

US Army To Cease The Use Of DJI Drones

08/06/2017, When you think of drones, there’s a good chance that you might think of DJI, and rightfully so considering that the company does make a good many drones for both consumer and commercial purposes. It has also even been used by the US Army, or at least it...