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GoPro Officially Announces Recall Of Its Karma Drones

11/08/2016, GoPro is a company known more for its action cameras, but earlier this year the company launched their first ever drone, the Karma. Unfortunately it seems that the drone’s life was short-lived as GoPro has officially announced that they will be...

Deutsche Telekom Wants To Launch An Anti-Drone System

11/07/2016, As fun as drones are, they can also be used for illegal purposes, such as making drops in prison for drugs, cash, and weapons. Or they can also be used for illegal surveillance where they can spy on others. They can also be a nuisance where people trying...

Parrot Adds ‘Follow Me’ Functionality To Its Bebop 2 Drone

11/03/2016, Parrot’s Bebop 2 drone was announced last year and it did come with some pretty decent features. However if you thought that was all there was to the drone, you would be wrong as the folks at Parrot have since announced that they will be adding a...

Researchers Use Drones To Hijack Smart Light Bulbs

11/03/2016, Smart light bulbs like those of the Philips Hue are pretty cool, right? They can change to different shades of colors at the touch of a button, turn on and off at different times of the day, or can be programmed to turn on or off when someone...

Tiny Device Lets Hackers Hijack Drones And Send Them Crashing

10/28/2016, The idea behind drone registration is to add a level of responsibility and accountability to drone users. Basically if you screw up, it can be traced back to you. However it seems that it is possible that those looking to do bad things could hijack the...

DJI Unveils Zenmuse Z30 30x Zoom Lens Camera For Its Drones

10/24/2016, Apart from being used by hobbyists and filmmakers, drones are also ideal for industrial purposes where they can be used to survey areas, inspect certain machinery that would be hard for humans to reach, and so on. Just recently Verizon themselves...

GoPro’s Passenger App Lets You Piggyback Nearby Karma Drones

10/24/2016, GoPro despite being seen as more of an action camera manufacturer has always had close ties to drones. This is because due to the camera’s small and lightweight stature, many drone users have in the past used GoPro cameras and mounted them on drones for...

Sweden Bans Camera Drone Flights

10/23/2016, Over in the US, as long as your drone is registered and you’re not flying over someone’s private property or restricted airspace, you should be legally within your rights to operate your device. However over in Sweden, a recent ruling could have...

Intel Unveils Its Own Falcon 8+ Commercial Drone

10/13/2016, Intel might be known as a company that manufactures computer processors, but given the state of technology these days, sticking to one product is not really an option. This is why it isn’t surprising to see that Intel has actually branched out into...

Neural Implants Help A Paralyzed Man To Feel Again

10/13/2016, It is possible that thanks to science and the advancements in technology that people who are paralyzed can eventually start to feel something again. This is what pretty much happened thanks to researchers at the University of Pittsburgh and the University...

Verizon Could Soon Start Selling Drone Data Plans

10/07/2016, Nowadays with everything being connected to the internet or needing an internet connection, telcos are certainly cashing in on it, what with them selling data plans for your phones, your tablets, your smart home appliances, your cars, and now it seems...

The Bocco Family Robot Now Comes With Support For SIM Cards

10/05/2016, [CEATEC 2016] In 2015, we came across a little robot by the name of Bocco. Developed by Yukai Engineering, it looks like the company is back with a slightly upgraded model, and by slightly we do mean slightly. Essentially at its core, the Bocco is still...

Panasonic’s Motion-Sensing Unit Aims To Help Keep Robots Upright

10/04/2016, [CEATEC 2016] As robots slowly start to become a bigger part of our daily lives, naturally improvements have to be made to the existing technology to ensure that robots are capable of doing many different tasks. At CEATEC 2016, Panasonic is showing off a...