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Drones can be of great use to farmers, for doing aerial inspections of their crops. The fact is, though, flying the things back and forth over the fields can be both tricky and time-consuming. That's why Boston-based American Robotics created the Scout. It does everything autonomously, so users can reportedly just set it and forget it for an entire season...Continue Reading Autonomous drone l
Many of us don't need any extra incentive to clock off at the end of the work day, but in Japan the intense business culture means many office workers put in too much overtime. Now, a couple of companies have unveiled the kind of quirky solution that could only come out of Japan: a drone that flies around the office at knock off time, blasting music to annoy staff into leaving...Continue Read
We've featured a fair number of underwater drones over the past few years, and they're pretty much all remotely-controlled by their shore-based users. Denmark's Supportive Robotics, however, is developing one that's a bit different. Known as Allec, it can be piloted via remote control, but it can also perform its own autonomous missions...Continue Reading Underwater drone explores the depths,
In October this year, I spent 2 weeks shooting in Hawaii. My first stop was Big Island, where a friend and I shot the lava flows of Puʻu ʻŌʻō—a volcanic cone in the eastern rift zone of Kīlauea, a currently active shield volcano in the Hawaiian Islands, and the most active of the five volcanoes that together form the island of Hawaii (commonly known as Big Island).The Puʻu ʻŌʻō crater has been er
DJI has had an impressive year expanding its range of drones with its mid-sized Mavic Pro and tiny Spark, while also rebooting its Phantom 4 drone and unveiling FPV goggles. The pace of evolution in the drone industry is just remarkable but if you have been on the fence about when to buy, now is certainly the right time...Continue Reading DJI floats Black Friday deals across its entire drone
The DJI Mavic is a very capable drone, able to shoot 4K video and 12-megapixel still images. The quadcopter has proven a popular choice for many videographers and photographers. One such photographer is Nigel Danson, who has created a new video with tips for improving your landscape photography. In the video below, Danson discusses settings specific to the DJI Mavic while also offering more gener
In October, DJI introduced a new technology called AeroScope that makes it possible for law enforcement and other officials to track drones that broadcast info. The system was launched to address growing concerns about drones being operated in forbidden locations, such as near airports or over wildfires. AeroScope works by picking up telemetry and ID data broadcast by DJI drone.The Verge recently
It's difficult to stand out when creating a time-lapse these days—from the storm-lapses of Mike Oblinski, to the 'flow-motion' hyperlapses of Rob Whitworth, to the award-winning work of Michael Shainblum, it seems like it's all been done. Until, that is, someone comes up with something like 'Low Earth Orbit.'This drone-lapse from Folegandros Island, Greece was captured by Hong Kong-based producti
'the north awakens send you right into the rough and beautiful landscapes of iceland where you can get the most magic moments when sun has already set,' explains besler.The post the north awakens features stunning drone footage of iceland’s scenic landscape appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The sequence of diversions and re-routing caused when a drone was sighted close to one of London’s busiest airports has been turned into an amazing animated map by the UK’s National Air Traffic Service (NATS), to demonstrate the level of disruption even short airport closures can create.The video map shows what happens to normal air traffic at Gatwick airport when the runway was closed in respons is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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