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The Apple Car is now just an over-glorified autonomous shuttle for Apple employees, says report,23 Aug 2017 in Mashable

Apple’s automotive ambitions might finally come to life near its sprawling new HQ, but we shouldn’t expect to see an Apple Car anytime soon. The company’s long-rumored Project Titan vehicle will instead debut in the form of a shuttle busRead more… #quadcopters #drones



Nevada UAS Test Site Tries out Artificial Intelligence with Microsoft Researchers,23 Aug 2017 in aerial&drone&Drones&Technology&UAV

The Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) and the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems (NIAS) recently teamed up with Microsoft’s unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) research team to test artificial intelligence (AI) on a sailplane measuring 16.5 feet and weighing 12.5 pounds. The sailplane that Microsoft is testing in Nevada relies on a battery to […]

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5 Tips for Starting a Real Estate Aerial Photography Business,23 Aug 2017 in Uncategorized

Often times, people looking for a new career path reach out to us for insight into the drone industry. They […]

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Flytrex Kicks off Commercial Drone Delivery in Iceland,23 Aug 2017 in aerial&drone&Drones&UAV

Flytrex, an Israel-based developer of delivery drones, is bringing its technology to Iceland, where online retailer AHA has signed an agreement to deploy the drone delivery system. According to an announcement from the company, AHA is using the system in Reykjavik in tandem with its “existing vehicle-based delivery network” for bringing goods between two city […]

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Drone ETF IFLY Now Exceeds $25 Million in Net Assets,23 Aug 2017 in Uncategorized

The Drone Economy Strategy ETF, IFLY crossed over the $25 million mark in net assets in August, led by recent growth in daily volume. “The first ETF focused on the emerging commercial drone market, The ETFMG Drone Economy Strategy ETF, provides an instrument for investing in this omnipresent technology segment. News coverage of this new […]

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What to Keep in Mind When Creating a Local Drone Ordinance,23 Aug 2017 in drone&Drones&featured&UAV

The Association of California Cities – Orange County (ACC-OC), a nonprofit group dedicated to representing the interests of 34 cities in Orange County, has created what it calls an “ultimate checklist” for local governments to check out before they come up with their own drone ordinances. Importantly, ACC-OC made sure to keep in mind the […]

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Tomato-stabbing robot is the stuff of nightmares,23 Aug 2017 in Mashable

Elon Musk and others warned us about killer robots, but, if this video is to be trusted, the situation is more serious than it seems.  Researchers from cybersecurity consultancy IOActive managed to hack into home assistance robot Alpha 2, producedRead more… #quadcopters #drones



This 3D-printed robotic arm could be the most advanced and most realistic yet,23 Aug 2017 in 3D printing&Mashable&Technology

At just 21 years old, Easton LaChappelle is engineering the next standard of 3D-printed prosthetics. Inspired by a nine-year-old girl named Momo, LaChappelle teamed up with Microsoft to create a realistic robotic arm. He hopes the prototype will help usherRead more… #quadcopters #drones



The future of funerals? Robot priest launched to undercut human-led rites,23 Aug 2017 in Technology

Softbank’s humanoid robot ‘Pepper’ dons robes to provide low-cost funerals complete with live-streaming option In Japan robots can serve as companions, helpers for the elderly, entertainment bots and even sexual partners, but now SoftBank’s humanoid robot Pepper has put itselfRead more… #quadcopters #drones



Blossom: A Handmade Approach to Social Robotics from Cornell and Google,23 Aug 2017 in Uncategorized

Handmade out of organic materials, Blossom is a creative new take on social home robots Photo: Michael Suguitan As excited as we are about the forthcoming generation of social home robots (including Jibo, Kuri, and many others), it’s hard toRead more… #quadcopters #drones