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When Drones Attack Planes 737s Get Nose Bleeds

When Drones Attack Planes 737s Get Nose Bleeds

A drone recently crashed into a Boeing 737 as it approached a landing strip in Mozambique. The damage to the aircraft was...

If You Can’t Find Them, Replace Them — RoboBees Do The Work Of Real, Disappearing Bees

If You Can’t Find Them, Replace Them — RoboBees Do The Work Of Real, Disappearing Bees

Roughly a third of the world’s food crops require help with pollination, but more than 40 percent of the species that perform...

Anti-Drones Part Two: The Buyers

Anti-Drones Part Two: The Buyers

In part one of the series of articles on the anti-drone phenomenon, we identified 22 companies with drone repellent technology to...

DIY Drones Happen Everywhere Even In The Backyards Of Baghdad

DIY Drones Happen Everywhere Even In The Backyards Of Baghdad

The face of homebrew, remote-controlled military robotics in Iraq is a man named Ali Hashem al-Daraji, better known by the...

65 Pro Tips For Running A Professional Drone Operation — A Skyward Resource

65 Pro Tips For Running A Professional Drone Operation — A Skyward Resource

Skyward has just released a webinar to help aspiring drone service providers manage a thriving business. Drone operations are...

ADS-B Surveillance System Performance With Small UAS At Low Altitudes

ADS-B Surveillance System Performance With Small UAS At Low Altitudes

The projected expansion of SUAS operations in the U.S. has motivated the examination into how these aircraft will “see and be...

AgFunder Releases 2016 Year In Review AgTech Investing Report

AgFunder Releases 2016 Year In Review AgTech Investing Report

After a record-breaking 2015 across the global venture capital markets, including agtech, we expected a pullback in funding in...

3 Ways The Trump Administration Can Help Invigorate The Drones Industry

3 Ways The Trump Administration Can Help Invigorate The Drones Industry

We’re witnessing the birth of one of the most exciting technology sectors since the PC, or even the mobile phone. Drones, also...

K-Rock The Crocobot & Friends Crawl Their Way Into A Brave New World Of Robot Animals

K-Rock The Crocobot & Friends Crawl Their Way Into A Brave New World Of Robot Animals

Producers from John Downer productions for BBC One’s Spy in the Wild first approached Ijspeert Lab, EPFL in 2015 to ask them to...

Black Swift Technologies & Wohnrade Civil Engineers Map Colorado’s Great Sand Dunes National Park

Black Swift Technologies & Wohnrade Civil Engineers Map Colorado’s Great Sand Dunes National Park

Who knew there were sand dunes in Colorado? Through a recent GIS mapping project, the preservation of sand dunes in the Rocky...

3DR Serves Utilities & The Energy Industry With Site Scan For Safe, Reliable Inspections

3DR Serves Utilities & The Energy Industry With Site Scan For Safe, Reliable Inspections

August 29, 2016, marked a historical day for the drone industry as the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) enacted the first...

Never Send A Human To Do A Machine's Job

Never Send A Human To Do A Machine's Job

Automation, which includes both mechanized robots (whether humanoid or drone-shaped) and artificially intelligent software...

It’s A Good Time To Start A Flying Car Business For Airbus & The Vahana

It’s A Good Time To Start A Flying Car Business For Airbus & The Vahana

Rush-hour traffic is unbearable for many commuters today – and the problem is growing. By 2030, 60% of the world’s population...

Identified Technologies Grows Revenue 900% Proving Drone Services Demand Is Increasing

Identified Technologies Grows Revenue 900% Proving Drone Services Demand Is Increasing

In an increasingly dynamic commercial drone market, Identified Technologies today announced it’s high flying 2016 growth. The...

Data From UAS Precision Ag Tech Improves Cotton Crop Models

Data From UAS Precision Ag Tech Improves Cotton Crop Models

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs or drones) are becoming important tools for agricultural research, as well as the expected and...

Sky-Futures Leads UAS Guidelines For Offshore Oil & Gas Rigs

Sky-Futures Leads UAS Guidelines For Offshore Oil & Gas Rigs

Nick Rogers, Co-founder and Chief Regulatory and Training Officer (CRTO) at Sky-Futures was part of a small panel of experts...

Google's Waymo Pacifica Self-Driving Minivans Play Soccermom Beginning This Month

Google's Waymo Pacifica Self-Driving Minivans Play Soccermom Beginning This Month

Waymo, the self-driving car startup spun-off from Google late last year, will be deploying its fleet of self-driving Chrysler...

The Anti-Drone Revolution: 22 Companies Building Killer Drone Tech Today

The Anti-Drone Revolution: 22 Companies Building Killer Drone Tech Today

There have been some new efforts in employing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to inspect and protect critical intelligent...

Unmanned Experts Joins Cogniac To Provide Live, Threat-Analyzed UAV Imaging To Army Battle Exercise Team

Unmanned Experts Joins Cogniac To Provide Live, Threat-Analyzed UAV Imaging To Army Battle Exercise Team

At a mid-Atlantic U.S. Army training base this past December, it is night, and the weather is chilly and damp. An “aggressor”...

Remotely Piloted Innovation: Terrorism, Drones And Supportive Technology

Remotely Piloted Innovation: Terrorism, Drones And Supportive Technology

In mid-August 2016, the Shiite militant group Hezbollah reportedly dropped two small bombs from what is believed to have been a...

Primates Regain Control Of Paralyzed Limbs Through Brain Wi-Fi System

Primates Regain Control Of Paralyzed Limbs Through Brain Wi-Fi System

A few months ago, neurosurgeon Jocelyne Bloch emerged from a 10-hour surgery that she hadn’t done before. “Most of my...

Patchwork Of State Laws Set To Cause Post-Holiday Headaches For Droners

Patchwork Of State Laws Set To Cause Post-Holiday Headaches For Droners

State laws impacting Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV, or “drone”) operations are patchwork quilts. Not only do they vary from...

Offbotting: Foxconn, Taiwanese Apple iPhone Maker To Replace 60,000 Humans With Foxbots

Offbotting: Foxconn, Taiwanese Apple iPhone Maker To Replace 60,000 Humans With Foxbots

Foxconn, the Taiwanese manufacturing giant behind Apple’s iPhone and numerous other major electronics devices, aims to automate...

Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Toolkit For Fire Chiefs & Other First Responders

Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Toolkit For Fire Chiefs & Other First Responders

The IAFC created a task force to evaluate the current state of unmanned aerial systems UAS policy, procedures, tactics and...

Remote Detection Of Chlorosis In A Plum Orchard Using MicaSense

Remote Detection Of Chlorosis In A Plum Orchard Using MicaSense

Managing the health of a crop is a full-time job. Chris, a ranch manager and fourth-generation farmer in California’s Central...

It’s Called An AFC (Airborne Fulfillment Center) & It Sure Makes Amazon F%$#*^ Cool (AFC)

It’s Called An AFC (Airborne Fulfillment Center) & It Sure Makes Amazon F%$#*^ Cool (AFC)

Way back in April, Amazon quietly received a patent for “aerial fulfillment centers” — massive blimp warehouses that would...

Orbital Partners With Insitu On Propulsion Systems For Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Orbital Partners With Insitu On Propulsion Systems For Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

Long term agreement signed with Insitu worth up to $120 million and covers the supply of new Insitu-Orbital UAVE N20 propulsion...

New White House Report Suggests AI & Automation Will Disrupt Millions Of Jobs Throughout US Economy

New White House Report Suggests AI & Automation Will Disrupt Millions Of Jobs Throughout US Economy

A new report released by the White House indicates that accelerating Artificial Intelligence (AI) capabilities will enable...

Goldman Sachs Predicts A Combined $100 Billion Global Drones Market For All Sectors By 2020

Goldman Sachs Predicts A Combined $100 Billion Global Drones Market For All Sectors By 2020

Like the internet and GPS before them, drones are evolving beyond their military origin to become powerful business tools....

Enhancing Mine Action Operations With High-Resolution UAS Imagery

Enhancing Mine Action Operations With High-Resolution UAS Imagery

Following a two-year feasibility study, The Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD) last year moved its...

Next Evolution Of Medical Drones? How About Mosquitoes As Vaccine Delivery Drivers?

Next Evolution Of Medical Drones? How About Mosquitoes As Vaccine Delivery Drivers?

Getting vaccines, blood and medicine to remote locations around the world has never been easy. Shipments must be kept within a...

Aeryon Labs Makes It A Threepeat On Deloitte’s Fast 50™ 3 Years In A Row

Aeryon Labs Makes It A Threepeat On Deloitte’s Fast 50™ 3 Years In A Row

For the third consecutive year, Aeryon Labs is acknowledged by Deloitte for exceptional growth within the Canadian technology...

Delair-Tech Buys Trimble’s Gatewing Biz And Signs Alliance With The Company

Delair-Tech Buys Trimble’s Gatewing Biz And Signs Alliance With The Company

The move reinforces Delair-Tech’s position as a leader in commercial...

Aerial Photographer Captures Killer Whale Family Devouring A Shark

Aerial Photographer Captures Killer Whale Family Devouring A Shark

The aerial videography from Slater Moore Photography goes viral with a vivid view of nature's...

40 Consumer Drones Companies To Exhibit At CES 2017 In Las Vegas

40 Consumer Drones Companies To Exhibit At CES 2017 In Las Vegas

The next wave of consumer drones advancements from 40 of the leading consumer centric UAV companies will feature the latest and...