Most of us know that to preserve our gadgets, you probably should not be dropping them on hard surfaces, getting them wet, or taking them to places with extreme temperatures. But what does this mean for those who are more adventurous and need to go to places that aren’t exactly gadget-friendly? Thankfully there are manufacturers out there who have thought this through, and this list of gadgets might make the […]
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 “Follow me” feature to the drone, which as the name suggests will let the drone track your movements and fly alongside you.
Parrot introduced its fixed-wing drone Parrot Disco about ten days ago, and it was on display at IFA, although unable to fly due to the space restrictions indoors.However, we were able to see a demo of the brand new Minidrones, namely the Mambo and the Swing, which were unveiled during the show.We awarded the Disco a Best of IFA Award since I was able to test it in a large […]
After two very intense “Press Days”, all the major products at the IFA trade show in Berlin/Germany have been announced, looked at and covered. The best technology companies in the world took their best shot at demonstrating the value of their new products, and many are impressive, but we think that there are ten that are above all others, the Best of IFA 2016, Here they are, in no particular […]
At CES 2016, Parrot unveiled Disco, its new aircraft drone, and we were quite amazed by the design of this lightweight and manta ray-inspired form factor. Today, Parrot officially launched the Disco, and we will get our hands on it.
Parrot is a company that’s quite well known for the drones that it makes. The company now wants you to design accessories for its latest drones, the Bebop and Minidrone, if it likes your design it’s going to produce and sell them in its stores. Obviously, the person who comes up with the design will be duly compensated.
And it’s a wrap! CES 2016 is over. The 49th CES has brought more attendees and attention than ever. With 170k attendees (50k from abroad) and 6000 journalists and analysts, this was the largest CES ever. It is simply impossible to see everything, but we all thrived to tell you what we thought were the most interesting, sometimes out of the box, products of the show. This is our selection, […]
[CES 2016] A lot of drones that we have been seeing recently are of the quadcopter variety, and while there’s really nothing wrong with that, the folks at Parrot have recently taken the wraps off their latest drone called the Disco. As you can see from the photos, the Parrot Disco definitely does not look like your typical commercial drone.In fact, if anything, it kind of reminds us of the […]
Last year Parrot launched the Bebop Drone, a low-cost solution which basically contained a 180 degree view 14 megapixel camera kitted with four three-blade propellers. The first generation Bebop drone could only fly for 12 minutes on a single charge, which was impressive keeping in mind the fact that it weighed 400g, but the new one is even better. Parrot today launched the Bebop 2 drone that doubles flying time while […]
Parrot today introduced “Flight Plan,” a feature that lets drone operators easily create autonomous flight plans for the Bebop drone. This feature is available as an in-app purchase from the Parrot FreeFlight 3 piloting app, it displays the flight area on the mobile device and users can then select a departure point and then click on other points on the map to create a flight route that the Bebop drone […]
The first pair of Parrot Zik headphones was announced in 2012. This was a collaboration between the company and industry designer Philippe Starck, and over the years we’ve seen Parrot release updated models along the way. This year is no different as during IFA 2015, Parrot announced the Zik 3 headphones.In terms of design, Parrot appears to have stayed along the same course. However as noted by Engadget, the company […]
Parrot showed off a very impressive connected infotainment system for vehicles at the International Consumer Electronics Show 2015 earlier this year, called the RNB6 it runs Android 5.0 Lollipop proper and features supported for both Android Auto and CarPlay. Parrot did say back then that RNB6 will be released around the summer but that’s not going to happen, the company has confirmed that the RNB6 is not going to be released as an […]
Parrot unveiled its five new MiniDrones for the first time during CES 2015, and they are new models of the MiniDrones series launched during CES 2014. Last week, Parrot officially announced the new products with the pricing for the US market, over a week after the European announcement, and you will have to wait until September to get them here, in case you cannot wait, you can travel to France […]
Are you a fan of drones? If you are and you’re more of a hobbyist rather than a professional who uses the drones for work-related matters, you might be interested to learn that Parrot has recently unveiled an entire new series of minidrones. These drones will target users who want to use them in the air, land, or sea, so depending on your preference, there is something for everyone.Starting with […]