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Mountain Dew And DR1 Racing Form A Partnership

05/10/2016, The drone racing landscape is a fast evolving one, and here we are with Mountain Dew and DR1 Racing coming together in an effort to form a global partnership which is chock full of industry firsts. It will boast of the top drone racing pilots in the...

MegaBots Aiming To Bring Giant Robot Fighting To The Mainstream

05/10/2016, What could be more fun than seeing giant robots fight each other? There’s a startup called MegaBots that’s aiming to bring giant robot fighting to the mainstream, and for that purpose, the company has raised $2.4 million in seed funding. The...

Bomb Defusing Robot Is Nimble Enough To Open Pill Bottles

05/10/2016, Robots have no doubt come a long way from what they were back in the day, and while some might be lauding the progress we’ve made, we’re sure there are some who are equally worried that a Skynet-like future isn’t too far behind, and if you’re in...

Professor Fools His Students With A Robot Teaching Assistant

05/06/2016, When you send an email to someone, you would assume that a human being would read it and reply you, automated replies not withholding. However it seems that over at the Georgia Institute of Technology, a computer science professor by the name of Ashok...

Mini Parachute Attachment Will Save Your Drone From Crashing

05/06/2016, Most drone makers are smart enough to build in a warning/indicator that your drone is running low on battery, meaning that it’s probably a good time to start landing it lest it dies while in mid-flight. Unfortunately we’re sure that more than one...

A Robot Will Be Sitting For China’s National College Entrance Exam

05/06/2016, If you thought that Google’s ability to predict your searches using its AI was creepy, over in China it looks like we could soon be taking one more step closer to making Terminator’s Skynet a reality. It seems that to put their artificial intelligence...

GoPro Delays Release Of ‘Karma’ Drone To Winter

05/05/2016, GoPro’s cameras have long been used by drone enthusiasts, namely due to the fact that GoPro’s cameras are small and lightweight, meaning that attaching them to drones isn’t that difficult. However as you might have heard, GoPro has decided if their...

Drones Can Now Be Used To Help Make Rain

05/05/2016, Drones are amazing inventions. They help with photography, videography, used to deliver human organs for transplant, used for fishing, and even used for racing, so the idea of drones being used to help make it rain doesn’t really seem like that much of...

Drones Could Soon Be Used To Deliver Emergency Organs

05/05/2016, Drones are pretty handy. They can be used for all kinds of things, such as fishing, crowd-watching, crowd-control, and now it looks like the delivery of emergency organs could be one of its uses as well, thanks to a Chinese drone company by the name of...

China Has A Robot Monk That Dispenses Advice To Templer-Goers

05/02/2016, Science and religion seem like aspects of life that would clash. Science is always trying to prove why certain things are the way they are, and religion is about faith and believing in things that might not necessarily be physically tangible or...

Puma Has Made A Tiny Robot That Can Keep Up With Usain Bolt

05/01/2016, Robots are destined to take over a lot of the jobs that humans currently do and so much work is being done to advance robotics that it’s only a matter of years before robots play a huge role in our daily lives. Robots can never truly be humans but...

Police In Paris Want Drones To Help Watch Over Crowds

04/27/2016, Drones seem to be a pretty cool piece of technology for photographers and videographers for getting some amazing and unique aerial shots and perspective. They can also double up as potential tools for delivery, and now it looks like the police in Paris...

Samsung Unveils Otto, Their Answer To Amazon’s Echo

04/27/2016, You guys might be familiar with the Amazon Echo. It is basically a speaker that can also perform actions for its user, like you could tell it to order you a pizza and so on thanks to its built-in voice assistant, Alexa. That being said, the Echo has so...

Drone Racing Is Taken To New Levels By Using Brain Power

04/26/2016, With drones starting to become more commonplace, it seems that there are some who are starting to treat drone racing like an actual sport. So much so that even ESPN will be covering the 2016 National Drone Racing Championships in which pilots will put...