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Parrot SA, commonly known as Parrot, is a French manufacturer of wireless products based in Paris. The company was founded in 1994 by Henri Seydouxi. Parrot has developed an extensive range of hands-free systems for cars and is also a worldwide leader in wireless devices for mobile devices. It also specializes technologies involving voice recognition and signal processing for embedded products. Parrot is known for its MKi range, CK range, and Minikit range of hands-free Bluetooth kits. Parrot also makes wireless headphones, wireless speakers, and photo frames. In 2010, the company unveiled the Parrot AR.Drone radio controlled flying quadrotor helicopter.

Parrot Launches Bebop Drone

11/18/2014, We got our hands on the Parrot Bebop Drone back in May during a demo session with Parrot CEO Henri Seydoux. At that time, the company neither disclosed the complete feature list  nor the price. Video capture with drones is getting some unexpected...

Parrot Bebop Drone Dedicated to Video Shooting – Hands-On

05/11/2014, Last Wednesday in San Fancisco, Parrot CEO Henri Seydoux showed us several demos of the company’s brand new Bebop Drone, which is basically a 180 degree view 14 MP camera equipped with four three-blade propellers. After the success of the A.R. Drone,...

FAA Wants To Create Safety Guidelines For Drones

01/13/2014, We’re yet to welcome drones into our daily lives, but it seems that the future will be full of them. Drones have actually become quite popular, they’re now available in all shapes and sizes, controlling them is as easy as using an app on your...

Parrot Unveils MiniDrone And Jumping Sumo Robots

01/05/2014, [CES 2014] Parrot is a company that is known for its robotic products, as we have seen the past with its AR.Drone offering, and it looks like Parrot has no plans of slowing down because at CES 2014, the company has taken the wraps off two new robots in...

SkyJack Drone Hacks And Gains Control Of Other Drones

12/04/2013, Commercial use of drones isn’t widespread, but with the recent announcement of Amazon Prime Air, it looks like it may only be a matter of a few years before we see drones moving packages and products to and fro. Many people have expressed concerns,...

Parrot Announces Zik And AR.Drone 2.0 App Compatibility For Windows

11/20/2013, Parrot is a company known for a couple of products, such as the AR.Drone 2.0 and the Zik headphones which stood out partially thanks to its rather clean and minimalist design by Philippe Starck. The downside to these two products that added functionality...

Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition Announced

11/04/2013, Parrot has given its popular AR.Drone 2.0 a makeover. The company today announced Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Elite Edition, it essentially the same quadricopter that the company is known for, but now it touts three new distinct pixelated camouflage designs:...

Parrot Introduces New Apps To Asteroid Market

04/30/2013, Parrot has taken steps to announce a new bunch of apps to their Asteroid Market, which has been touted to be the most advanced platform of applications which were specially dedicated to vehicles. Some of these apps include Facebook for Asteroid and...

Parrot Asteroid Tablet

03/03/2013, Parrot’s latest tablet, the Parrot Asteroid, will run on the Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system (which clearly does not bode well in this day and age, considering how many of the newer apps would be able to run on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich or...

Parrot Flower Power Smart Wireless Plant Sensor – Demo

01/07/2013, [CES 2013] We published about the Flower Power by Parrot when it was shown for the first time during CES Unveiled. Connected wirelessly via Bluetooth Smart to the iPad, the device packs several sensors that can measure sunlight, humidity, temperature and...

Parrot Asteroid Mini Picks Up FCC Approval

12/24/2012, Would you like to work at the FCC? After all, that seems to be the place to be when it comes to picking up the latest and greatest gizmos for you to play around with. Well, the Parrot Asteroid Mini multimedia system for vehicles which was unveiled to the...