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AnonSec Claims To Have Controlled Drone After Stealing NASA Data

02/02/2016, It looks like hacktivist group AnonSec is back under the spotlight once again, where they tout to have gotten control of a drone in addition to leaked data from NASA computers, and the reason behind this act is to prove a chemtrail conspiracy theory....

Google Testing Drones That Can Deliver 5G Internet [Rumor]

01/29/2016, Google’s Project Loon wants to cover the world with internet, even in places where internet access has not yet been established, thanks to the use of hot air balloons. However according to a report from The Guardian, Google is reportedly testing out a...

Droneboarding Could Be The Next Big Thing In Sports

01/29/2016, According to the definition of wakeboarding, it describes “the sport of riding on a short, wide board resembling a surfboard and performing acrobatic maneuvers while being towed behind a motorboat.” Take part of that definition and apply it to drones,...

‘Indestructible’ Drone Goes Through Brutal Test Flight

01/28/2016, It goes without saying that a particular product will need to go through its fair share of tests before being released to the masses, and that is to weed out any operational issues that might arise later on so that customer satisfaction will be able to...

First Robot Farm In The World Is Adept At Harvesting Lettuce

01/27/2016, So we have the Pepper robot serving customers at Japan’s Softbank store, so why not let robots also play a role in our food chain? The first robot-run farm in the world is said to boast of the capability to harvest a whopping 30,000 heads of lettuce...

Pepper Robot Serves Customers At Softbank Store

01/27/2016, Are you all right if there is no human touch whenever you are out shopping, or you prefer to be left alone by the salespeople and approach them only if you have to? Perhaps distancing yourself from other homo sapiens might be your style, and if that is...

Footville Fire Department Gets New Drone To Help Them Out

01/27/2016, It looks like drones are certainly making headlines these days, what with a Drone Racing League kicking off as well that will definitely pique the interest of those who would want nothing better than an adrenaline rush while piloting one of these tiny and...

Build Your Own BB-8 Droid For $120

01/27/2016, Last year, Sphero announced possibly one of the coolest toys of the year, which basically comes in the form of a miniature BB-8 droid from the Star Wars: The Force Awakens movie. The toy can be controlled remotely and moves pretty fast, but the downside...

Drone Racing League 2016 Circuit Opening Announced

01/26/2016, I suppose one can say that it is inevitable with the booming industry of drones which has seen close to 300,000 registrations with the FAA since such a rule was implemented. Here we are with word that the Drone Racing League has now kicked off a global...

Robot Arm Capable Of Stacking Delicate Fruits

01/26/2016, If there is one thing that continues to remain as a huge challenge when it comes to robots with hands, it would be this – to be able to know just the right amount of pressure it should apply when carrying a particular item – such as an egg, or...

Japan To Designate Certain Areas Specifically For Drones

01/26/2016, As some of you guys might have heard, last year there was a bit of a drone scare in Japan in which a drone carrying radioactive material landed on the roof of the Prime Minister’s office. So much so that in Japan, they have launched drones to help catch...

The Loon Copter Can Fly, Float, And Dive

01/25/2016, There are drones that can fly, some of them can float on water, and some of them can dive underwater, but it’s not often that you can find one that does all three. However thanks to efforts by researchers the Oakland University, they have created a...

FAA Sees Close To 300,000 Drone Registrations

01/25/2016, It looks like there were close to 300,000 owners who decided to register their aircraft with the U.S. government within the first month of the initiative itself. The FAA’s registration rule kicked off on December 21st last year, where it applied to...

Scientists Ask Citizens To Use Drones To Map El Nino Flooding

01/25/2016, In the past we have seen how drones can be a nuisance in which they sometimes prevent emergency services from reaching their target. However now it looks like all those drone owners will have their drones put to good use and for the greater good, thanks...