Secrets of Silicon Valley review – are we sleepwalking towards a technological apocalypse?

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Secrets of Silicon Valley review – are we sleepwalking towards a technological apocalypse?
Secrets of Silicon Valley review – are we sleepwalking towards a technological apocalypse?

Are the idealists ‘good guys’ who are challenging the old order or are they really tax-minimising corporations that threaten our future? Antonio García Martínez has seen the future and it is terrifying. Which is why he is going to setRead more… #quadcopters #drones

The Guardian view on electric cars: they’ll change the world | Editorial
The Guardian view on electric cars: they’ll change the world | Editorial

Car drivers dream of freedom and autonomy but the future may be robotic public transport The end of the age of the internal combustion engine is in sight. There are small signs everywhere: the shift to hybrid vehicles is alreadyRead more… #quadcopters #drones

Keeping up with the drones | Victoria Coren Mitchell
Keeping up with the drones | Victoria Coren Mitchell

Amazon’s plan to keep an eye on us will add to our shame about imperfect, messy lives Amazon has got a new wheeze! The internet giant has had a patent granted for the next generation of drones: these won’t justRead more… #quadcopters #drones

Secret Service will deploy drones to watch Trump during golfing vacation
Secret Service will deploy drones to watch Trump during golfing vacation

Department of Homeland security will test high-tech devices when the president makes an extended visit to his golf club in New Jersey in August The US Secret Service plans to deploy a high-tech drone to guard Donald Trump when heRead more… #quadcopters #drones

DJI’s RoboMaster 2017 Finals to be Streamed on Twitch
DJI’s RoboMaster 2017 Finals to be Streamed on Twitch

RoboMaster 2017, this year’s iteration of DJI’s annual robotics competition, will be livestreamed exclusively on social video platform Twitch starting tonight at 11pm EST. RoboMaster 2017 is a robotics competition that DJI launched that brings together aspiring engineers to design and build next-generation robots. Teams from around the world compete against each other to develop […]

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Anyone for robotic rumpy pumpy? | Victoria Coren Mitchell
Anyone for robotic rumpy pumpy? | Victoria Coren Mitchell

Surely randy replicants are designed to never say no. Well, meet Frigid Farrah… The first porn film I ever saw was about a holiday camp full of sex robots. The plot? White-coated scientists look on as holiday-makers’ fantasies are fulfilledRead more… #quadcopters #drones

2017 Drone Racing League Champion is Jordan ‘Jet’ Temkin
2017 Drone Racing League Champion is Jordan ‘Jet’ Temkin

The Drone Racing League has announced that Jordan “Jet” Temkin is the 2017 DRL Allianz World Champion. It’s the second time Temkin has been awarded the title of the “World’s Greatest Drone Pilot”. Jet won the final race as he sped through the Grand Tour Finish Gate during DRL’s fierce season finale at the Alexandra […]

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Watch the weird new trailer for Oculus’ first full-length VR movie
Watch the weird new trailer for Oculus’ first full-length VR movie

Virtual reality company Oculus on Thursday released a trippy trailer for its first full-length film, and you won’t want to miss it.  SEE ALSO: This is how Mark Zuckerberg’s Oculus VR gloves actually work The film, called Miyubi, takes theRead more… #quadcopters #drones

DJI Drones Now Compatible with SlingStudio Multi-Camera Production System
DJI Drones Now Compatible with SlingStudio Multi-Camera Production System

Sling Media LLC, a subsidiary of DISH Network Corp., says its SlingStudio platform is now compatible with drones manufactured by DJI. SlingStudio is a wireless, portable and multi-camera video production and live broadcasting system optimized for aerial footage. Compatibility includes DJI’s Phantom, Inspire and Matrice series of drones. The remote controller of compatible DJI drones […]

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Microdrones Completes 10 New BVLOS Test Flights
Microdrones Completes 10 New BVLOS Test Flights

On July 13 and 14, Microdrones completed a series of test flights that were beyond the pilot’s visual line of sight (BVLOS). These flights were completed with the standard configuration of RC, telemetry and batteries on the md4-1000 aircraft that is available and being sold today. BVLOS flights are a significant achievement in the commercial […]

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