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You can fly this drone around the office without getting fired — maybe
You can fly this drone around the office without getting fired — maybe

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. While the most commonly used drones are smaller than your average aircraft, they’re not exactly safe for work. After all, they’re meant toRead more… #quadcopters #drones

iRobot CEO says the company won’t share your Roomba home mapping data without your OK
iRobot CEO says the company won’t share your Roomba home mapping data without your OK

Colin Angle, iRobot CEO and the father of modern robot vacuums, may have some cleaning up of his own to do. In a recent interview with Reuters, Angle indicated iRobot might want to sell home mapping data collected by itsRead more… #quadcopters #drones

Your Roomba could be selling maps of your home to Google, Amazon, and Apple
Your Roomba could be selling maps of your home to Google, Amazon, and Apple

Remember Roomba, the cute robotic vacuum cleaner who’s been navigating around your house for years?  SEE ALSO: Live your best life with the help of these 9 robots Well, its creator, iRobot, has hinted it may be selling Roomba-derived mapsRead more… #quadcopters #drones

Today in nature is scary, here’s a crocodile dragging an entire cow through the water
Today in nature is scary, here’s a crocodile dragging an entire cow through the water

You know not to play around with crocodiles. Especially when they can drag an entire cow through the water, as witnessed in a video uploaded onto the Facebook page of Trip In A Van, who said the moment happened duringRead more… #quadcopters #drones

UK officials lay down new drone rules for amateur users
UK officials lay down new drone rules for amateur users

Operating a drone in the UK just got a little tougher, and safer.  On Saturday, the UK government posted new rules governing the use of drones weighing over 250 grams (about half a pound), with input from the Department forRead more… #quadcopters #drones

Microsoft’s chatbot Zo has some interesting opinions about Windows
Microsoft’s chatbot Zo has some interesting opinions about Windows

Microsoft’s chatbots really are the gift that keeps on giving. Its latest chatbot, Zo, is no exception. The bot, which lives on Facebook Messenger and chat app Kik, has some interesting opinions about Microsoft’s most important product: Windows. SEE ALSO:Read more… #quadcopters #drones

An incredible new robot inspired by vines can grow 25,000 times its original size
An incredible new robot inspired by vines can grow 25,000 times its original size

An entirely new kind of robot has been developed by researches at Stanford University and the University of California, Santa Barbara. An ivy-like plastic tentacle moves by growing and is capable of vastly expanding in size and overcoming difficult terrain.Read more… #quadcopters #drones

Begin the next chapter of your career with this MBA training bundle
Begin the next chapter of your career with this MBA training bundle

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. You might call it a mid-career crisis; that feeling of hitting a dead end after years of working your way up the corporateRead more… #quadcopters #drones

The real Einstein would send Professor Einstein, his robot namesake, into a black hole
The real Einstein would send Professor Einstein, his robot namesake, into a black hole

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Enormous and immersive 8K dome screen is a great alternative to VR
Enormous and immersive 8K dome screen is a great alternative to VR

If you love the idea of virtual reality, but hate having to wear a headset, this is going to appeal to you. Japan’s public broadcaster NHK has come up with an ultra high-definition immersive experience, featuring a rounded 8K projectionRead more… #quadcopters #drones