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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 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...

Parrot Zikmu Solo coming to U.S. in November for $999

10/05/2012, Back in January this year, we reported about the Parrot Zikmu Solo wireless speakers which are a beauty to behold. The latest in the Parrot Zikmu lineup were unveiled at CES 2012 and apart from their stunning looks, come with a number of mouth-watering...

Parrot ASTEROID Lineup

10/03/2012, At CES 2011, Parrot unveiled the first Android-powered in-dash car radio, aka ASTEROID. Today, the company is updating its Asteroid lineup with three new products. Priced at $599 (549 Euros), the flagship, the ASTEROID Smart, is packed with cool features,...

Parrot AR.Drone controlled using brain waves

09/02/2012, We have seen the second generation Parrot AR.Drone in action at CES earlier this year, but since 8 months have passed, what’s new about it? Nothing, unless someone decides to come up with a modified version. Here we are with the iPad-controlled Parrot...

Parrot launches AR.Rescue 2 game for the AR.Drone 2.0

07/25/2012, I guess it is safe to say that when we first looked upon the AR.Drone 2.0 at CES earlier this year, we were mightily impressed. The thing is, the AR.Drone 2.0 does seem more of a novelty piece of hardware than a necessary purchase, but perhaps with the...

Parrot AR.Drone made to work with video glasses and controller

03/09/2012, If you’ve got an AR.Drone and want to have a more immersive flying experience, there is a way to. Thomas Sohmers, a self-proclaimed geek decided to hack together a pair of Epson Moverio BT-100 transparent video glasses and a Parrot AR.Drone so that...

Windows Phone controls AR.Drone

03/04/2012, At the beginning of this month, we read about how the Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 is placed up for pre-order, and we too realize that this unique remote controlled toy can be under the influence of an iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and an Android device. How about the...

ZIK Parrot demo

01/10/2012, [CES 2012] We covered the ZIK Parrot yesterday and while they look pretty sweet, photographs aren’t enough to show you how the touch panel on the headphones work. Today we’ve got a video demonstration to do just that. Check out the headphone...