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Xiaomi Teases Drone Unveiling On The 25th Of May

05/20/2016, Along with wearable technology and virtual reality, drones are also one of the hot topics in tech right now. Putting aside regulatory issues and how drones could potentially be commercialized and used for deliveries, there seems to be many companies...

FAA Tests FBI’s Drone Detection Tool At JFK Airport

05/19/2016, While drones do help with getting some amazing photos and videos from a high-up perspective, there’s a time and place for them. For example flying them near an airport is obviously a big no-no not only for security reasons, but for safety reasons as...

This Soft Exosuit Could Soon Be Making Its Way To Market

05/18/2016, When you think of exosuits, you might be thinking of contraptions that are big and bulky. For the most part that is usually true as we have seen in the past, but you might recall that a couple of years ago, researchers at the Wyss Institute for...

DARPA Working On Hidden Underwater Drones

05/12/2016, So we have drones in the air in which they can be used to fire missiles or to perform surveillance, but what about underwater? When it comes to naval warfare, we are looking at boats like cruisers and destroyers, and let’s not forget submarines too, and...

Drone Lands On Walls Like Insects

05/12/2016, It seems that drones do seem to be playing more and more major roles in our lives, where they are useful to deliver medicine in rural areas, not to mention to scout for the amount of environmental damage across the vast landscape. Search and Rescue...

$127bn Worth Of Human Labor & Services Could Be Replaced By Drones

05/12/2016, We had previously reported how robots could replace human jobs one day. In fact it has been estimated that 5 million jobs could be replaced by robots in 2020. However it seems that not only do we have to worry about robots taking our jobs, but we will...

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...