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  • Where is Drone Technology Taking Us?

    Where is Drone Technology Taking Us?0

    Drone technology, like most other breakthrough inventions, started off with applications for the military. Formally known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), drones have now found commercial and industrial applications. The use of drone technology has benefited daily activities ranging from sports and entertainment to agriculture and security. It’s slowly crept its way into our lives

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  • $3M for New UAV Computer Vision Tech with Phone Piloting

    $3M for New UAV Computer Vision Tech with Phone Piloting0

    A group of former Googlers has come together to create Skydio, a company that’s determined to find a way to build better computer vision so that anyone can fly a drone using only their smartphone. Their new UAV technology, they say, will make it possible to focus on your business data needs or perfecting your

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  • Who Else Wants a Delivery Drone Business Like Amazon’s?

    Who Else Wants a Delivery Drone Business Like Amazon’s?0

    If you’ve been thinking about starting your own drone delivery business, it’s time to start getting your hopes up. Amazon was recently green-lighted to start testing their delivery drones as part of their new PrimeAir program. For now, they’re allowed to send their delivery UAVs on test runs as long as they follow certain rules, such

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  • What You Need to Know: Coming FAA Drone Technology Regs

    What You Need to Know: Coming FAA Drone Technology Regs0

    FAA regulations which were first leaked to the public in mid-February of this year, confirm what we already knew: the economic and social benefits of allowing drones into the national airspace far outway the risks of of UAV technologies. While many speculated that the FAA would place stringent burdens on businesses and individuals looking to

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  • Creative Drug Traffickers Using Unmanned Drones as Mules

    Creative Drug Traffickers Using Unmanned Drones as Mules1

    In an interesting twist on the idea of an unmanned drone, it appears some border-savvy drug traffickers have figured out that it may be safer and cheaper to transport their contraband across borders using UAVs. This recent story, which details the use of a drone to transport six pounds of methamphetamine into California, shows how

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  • How $9 Million was Raised for Drone Software Firm

    How $9 Million was Raised for Drone Software Firm0

    Great news for those looking to develop drone related business.  DroneDeploy, a startup that has developed cloud-based software for commercial drone applications, was just awarded $9 million in funding, proving there’s a lot of interest in this market. In fact, this $9 million is on top of the $2 million in seed funding they’d raised

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