Amazon’s Delivery Drones Could Scan Your House to Sell You More Products

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Amazon’s Delivery Drones Could Scan Your House to Sell You More Products
Amazon’s Delivery Drones Could Scan Your House to Sell You More Products

Amazon’s delivery drone could tell you if you need to fix your roof or change your plants’ fertilizer. Article by Rob Price, Read more on http://feeds.inc.com/~r/home/updates/~3/llgAKac1UDU/amazon-drone-patent-deliveries-scan-your-house.htmlRead more #quadcopters #drones

Alaska High School Students Build and Fly UAVs, Explore STEM Careers
Alaska High School Students Build and Fly UAVs, Explore STEM Careers

This summer, Alaska Native Science & Engineering Program (ANSEP) is hosting team-based sessions focused on career opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields, including one for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). ANSEP’s two five-week Acceleration Academy sessions will be held on the University of Alaska Anchorage campus. Representing 30 Alaska communities, 139 students will […]

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Amazon to double number of R&D staff in London
Amazon to double number of R&D staff in London

Company will increase number of workers focusing on Prime Video service in capital from 450 to 900 Amazon is to double the number of research and development staff it employs in London. The company is increasing the number of workersRead more… #quadcopters #drones

Roomba maker may share maps of users’ homes with Google, Amazon or Apple
Roomba maker may share maps of users’ homes with Google, Amazon or Apple

iRobot’s chief executive says company could share or sell maps of robot vacuum users’ homes to US tech firms as part of smart home and profit push The maker of the Roomba robotic vacuum, iRobot, has found itself embroiled inRead more… #quadcopters #drones

We need robots to have morals. Could Shakespeare and Austen help? | John Mullan
We need robots to have morals. Could Shakespeare and Austen help? | John Mullan

Using great literature to teach ethics to machines is a dangerous game. The classics are a moral minefield • John Mullan is professor of English literature at University College London When he wrote the stories in I, Robot in theRead more… #quadcopters #drones

Fukushima: robot images show massive deposits thought to be melted nuclear fuel
Fukushima: robot images show massive deposits thought to be melted nuclear fuel

Robot spots suspected debris of melted fuel for first time since 2011 earthquake and tsunami destroyed the plant Images captured by an underwater robot on Saturday showed massive deposits believed to be melted nuclear fuel covering the floor of aRead more… #quadcopters #drones

Drones will have to be registered in UK safety clampdown
Drones will have to be registered in UK safety clampdown

Owners will need to show they understand safety and privacy laws as government acts after dozens of near-misses with aircraft Drones will have to be registered and users forced to take a safety awareness test under new regulations announced byRead more… #quadcopters #drones

UN Agency Prez Urges Harmonized Airspace Management for UAS
UN Agency Prez Urges Harmonized Airspace Management for UAS

Opening the International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO) Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems Symposium in Abuja, Nigeria, on Monday, ICAO Council President Dr. Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu stressed the importance of a globally coherent regulatory framework for the management of unmanned air traffic. “If you consider a company envisaging a global drone fleet to enhance its deliveries, the […]

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Robot cop found face down in office-block fountain
Robot cop found face down in office-block fountain

Machine built to keep humans in check defeated by stairs and fountain in incident where ‘no one was harmed’ The machine uprising has been dealt a serious blow after a robot cop was found face down in a fountain. BuiltRead more… #quadcopters #drones

Brexit won’t help Britain survive the rise of the robots | Paul Mason
Brexit won’t help Britain survive the rise of the robots | Paul Mason

Our allies are preparing for a new industrial revolution while the Tories implode. Who will suffer most from their inaction? Low-wage, low-skilled workers Paul Mason is a writer and broadcaster on economics and social justice What do a Japanese robotRead more… #quadcopters #drones