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Two Quadrocopters Seen Performing Pole Acrobatics

02/22/2013, We’ve seen quadrocopters do some amazing things over the years as they’ve played the entire James Bond theme song, can fly autonomously with the help of the Kinect and even fulfill the dreams of a dead cat by taking him on a little joy ride....

The Orvillecopter is a flying dead cat

03/13/2012, If you’ve never seen a flying cat, wait until you see a flying dead cat. As part of a visual art project, some folks decided to put the tanned hide of a dead cat onto a quadrocopter Called the Orvillecopter, this half-cat, half-machine creation was...

Quadrocopters play the James Bond theme song

03/01/2012, There seems to be no shortage of what quadrocopters can do these days, and recently the students from Pennsylvania’s School of Engineering and Applied Science recently found out how to make them play music. They set up a whole bunch of instruments...

Quadrocopter Can Fly Autonomously Thanks to Kinect Cam

03/30/2011, We know, we know, every time a new Kinect hack or project makes its way onto YouTube, we call it the coolest Kinect hack ever, but we can’t help it – the stuff people are doing with the Xbox 360 motion detecting camera is amazing. This new...

Quadrocopters know how to have fun too

03/29/2011, A professor at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, Raffaello D’Andrea recently released some video footage of some quadrocopters he had been working on. Based on the Hummingbird Quadrotor by Ascending technologies customized with...

Quadrocopter gets into the Christmas mood and plays the piano

12/23/2010, Can’t get enough of the cool quadrocopter? Well, since Christmas is just around the corner, this futuristic robot-copter is getting jolly too, as it’s programmed to play tunes on a piano. It’s dubbed the Echo and was recently performing...

Kinect Turned Into A Quadrocopter Radar

12/05/2010, The Microsoft Kinect and Quadrocopters are cool devices and when you combine them together, you get a rather cool setup. With everything set up hunky dory, the quadrocopter can use the Kinect as a 3D radar, facilitating the robot’s autonomous...

DIY Wooden Quadrocopter

10/04/2010, It’s easy to understand why everybody would be drooling over the Parrot AR.Drone, though if you don’t have the bread and want to own a cool quadrocopter of your own, you could always build one yourself, which is what someone out there did....