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Watch this plane shoot down drones with a high-powered laser in a first-of-its-kind Israeli military test

The Israeli military, together with Elbit Systems, armed a small aircraft with a high-powered laser and used it to shoot down unmanned aircraft. Israeli Ministry of Defense The Israeli military put a high-powered laser weapon system on an aircraft. Last week, it put the weapon to the test, using it to shoot down drones in flight. The Israeli Ministry of Defense said the plane shot down all of the unmanned aircraft it engaged. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Israeli mil...
Tags: Israel, International, Trends, Drone, Gaza, Laser, Ministry of Defense, Jerusalem Post, Iron Dome, Elbit Systems, Tech Insider, Israeli Ministry of Defense, Yaniv Rotem, Military & Defense, Ryan Pickrell, Iron Dome David


Best Prime Day drone deals for 2021

Looking for a new remote-controlled quadcopter? These are the best Prime Day drone deals up for grabs now.
Tags: Deals, Outdoors, Photography, Trends, Drone, Drone Deals, Amazon 2021, Commerce 2021, Prime Day 2021, PD-Rewrite


Best Prime Day Drone deals 2021: What to expect

Prime Day is nearing and we're checking out what to expect from the Prime Day drone sales that should happen soon.
Tags: Deals, Outdoors, Photography, Trends, Drone, Emerging Tech, Drone Deals, Amazon 2021, Commerce 2021, Prime Day 2021


DARPA's Latest Defense Weapon Knocks Drones Out of the Sky Using Advanced... Confetti Streamers?

As drones become faster, smarter, and capable of carrying larger payloads across longer distances, they pose a genuine threat if leveraged as a weapon. As a result, militaries have been developing anti-drone countermeasures to knock them out of the sky, including a novel new approach that blasts them with streamers.Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Articles, Drone, Darpa, Robotics, Science and Technology, Embedded Systems, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Emerging Technologies, Avionics, Insect Reproduction, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle


Sony’s first drone, the Airpeak S1, rockets to 55 mph in just 3.5 seconds

Sony's first drone accelerates to 55mph in a blink-and-you-will-miss-it 3.5s, making it the fastest accelerating drone in the industry. Shame it costs $9,000.
Tags: Mobile, Photography, News, Trends, Drone, Sony, Emerging Tech, Airpeak S1


Scream-Detecting Drones Could Save You

Screaming into the void may be a thing of the past. A team of researchers said this week that they’ve developed a system that would allow rescuers to fly drones over disaster areas and identify the sounds of people trapped who are screaming for help.Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Environment, Articles, Drone, Bees, Screaming, Science and Technology, Microphone, Beekeeping, Emerging Technologies, Insect Reproduction, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, Technology Internet, Disaster Accident, Macarena Varela


Police in Malaysia are using drones to check people's temperatures amid a COVID-19 surge

A Malaysian police drone in Kuala Lumpur on April 8, 2020. Zahim Mohd/NurPhoto/Getty Images Malaysian police say they have been using drones to monitor people's temperatures. The drones can detect body temperature changes from up to 65 feet in the air, officials say. Malaysia has been under lockdown since last Tuesday after a sharp rise in COVID-19 infections. See more stories on Insider's business page. Malaysian police have been using drones to detect people with high temperat...
Tags: Science, China, US, Trends, Drone, Malaysia, Connecticut, News UK, Kuala Lumpur, Terengganu, Channel News Asia, COVID-19, COVID, Marianne Guenot, Rohaimi Md Isa, Rohaimi


NAR Window to the Law: New Rules Expand Options for Drone Photography

Updated FAA rules expand the legal operational capabilities of drones and provide flexibility for operators who use them in their businesses, including real estate professionals. Learn about these new rules and get tips for contracting with a drone photographer in this video from the National Association of REALTORS YouTube channel.
Tags: Real Estate, Law, Drone, Radio, Drones, Faa, NAR, National Association of Realtors, General Interest, National Association of REALTORS YouTube


A rogue killer drone 'hunted down' a human target without being instructed to, UN report says

Stock photo of a drone flying. Getty Images A deadly drone "hunted down" a human target without being instructed to do so, according to a UN report. The incident took place during clashes in Libya last year, the Daily Star reported. Experts are sounding the alarm about the lack of regulation around using "killer robots." See more stories on Insider's business page. A "lethal" weaponized drone "hunted down a human target" without being told to for the first time, according to a UN repor...
Tags: New York Post, News, Etsy, Trends, Drone, Drones, Robots, News UK, Libya, Un, UN Security Council, Daily Star, Human Rights Watch, Rusi, Khalifa Haftar, Haftar


Watch this incredible drone fly-through of Man City’s Etihad Stadium

Recently crowned Premier League champions Manchester City has just posted some incredible footage of a drone zipping through its soccer stadium.
Tags: News, Trends, Drone, Premier League, Manchester City, Man City, Etihad Stadium, Fpv Drone


DJI's Air 2S is the Unexpected Drone Upgrade I Didn't Need, but Love

When I heard DJI was coming out with an upgrade to its Air lineup of drones, the first thought I had was: “Why?” DJI just released the Mavic Air 2 a year ago, and it’s a fantastic mid-tier drone that suits both semi-professional videographers and casual drone flyers who want to graduate from smaller drones, like the…Read more...
Tags: Science, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Drone, Helicopters, Dji, Phantom, Mavic, Rotorcraft, Mavic Air, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, Mavic Mini, Technology Internet, 2s


Drone delivery leader Wing plans to use quieter aircraft

One of the issues with drone delivery services is the noise created by the autonomous aircraft. Wing is hoping to fix that with the launch of a quieter machine.
Tags: Google, News, Australia, Trends, Drone, Drone Delivery, Wing, Delivery Drone


This Week’s Porsche Cartoon: Step Away From the Car

Photo credit: Jerry King The post This Week’s Porsche Cartoon: Step Away From the Car appeared first on FLATSIXES.
Tags: Funny, Drone, Humor, Autos, Cartoon, Jerry King


Watch this dramatic drone footage of a tornado before disaster strikes

Experienced storm chaser Brian Emfinger had a close shave with a raging tornado a couple of days ago, but his drone wasn’t so lucky.
Tags: News, Trends, Drone, Tornado, Storm Chaser, Brian Emfinger


DJI drone contest invites your best impossible shot

Drone giant DJI has launched a new contest to put your flying skills and creativity to the test, with the winner set to receive one of its newest drones.
Tags: News, Trends, Drone, Competition, Quadcopter, Dji, Contest, Fpv Drone


This Artist Uses Drones To Create Gigantic Long-Exposure Light Paintings in the Sky

By now we’ve all “oohed” and “awed” over footage of thousands of glowing drones used to create elaborate animated light shows in the night sky. But artist Frodo Álvarez has come up with a different approach, using just a handful of pre-programmed drones to create towering long-exposure light paintings.Read more...
Tags: Music, Science, Technology, Articles, Drone, Bees, Olympus, Frodo, Beekeeping, Light Painting, Emerging Technologies, Long Exposure Photography, Insect Reproduction, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, Photographic Techniques, D E M1 Mark Ii Camera


DJI Air 2S packs massive 1″ camera sensor into a tiny drone, adds real obstacle avoidance

DJI has long been known as a leader in drone technology. The Air 2S only reinforces that reputation with a slew of upgrades to make your drone footage stand out among the rest. DJI says it has improved both the flight experience and the footage and photography features. According to DJI, the Air 2S is […] The post DJI Air 2S packs massive 1″ camera sensor into a tiny drone, adds real obstacle avoidance appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Video, Sport, Drone, Cycling, Dji, Gadgets & Hacks


DJI Air 2S enters pro territory with its one-inch camera sensor and 5.4K video

Now positioned as a flagship drone, the DJI Air 2S, which features a one-inch camera sensor, offers better quality from the start
Tags: Photography, Trends, Drone, Drones, Dji, DJI Air 2S


DJI Air 2S Review: Superb results without the work

Get the best results the first time around. That's exactly what the DJI Air 2S delivers with its new camera.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Drone, Drones, Dji, DJI Air 2S


Best Prime Day Drone Deals 2021: What to expect

Prime Day is nearing and we're checking out what to expect from the Prime Day drone sales that should happen soon.
Tags: Deals, Outdoors, Photography, Trends, Drone, Emerging Tech, Drone Deals, Amazon 2021, Commerce 2021, Prime Day 2021


DJI could drop a new drone this week, here’s what to expect

DJI is expected to unveil its latest drone this week, the Air 2S. But how will it improve on the Mavic Air 2 that it's replacing?
Tags: Photography, News, Trends, Drone, Quadcopter, Dji, Mavic Air, Air 2s


Watch this spectacular light show using a record number of drones

A spectacular drone show recently brought even more light to Shanghai's already colorful skyline, creating a new world record in the process.
Tags: News, Trends, Drone, Drones, Shanghai, World Record, Light Show


Drone pilot melts his machine for stunning volcano video

Keen to get some amazing shots, this pilot flew his DJI drone so close to a lava-spewing volcano that part of the machine melted.
Tags: News, Trends, Drone, Drones, Iceland, Drone Video, Drone Pilot


Drone data scanning company Skycatch announces a $25M raise

Skycatch today announced a $25 million raise, led by ADB Ventures and Waymaker. Founded in 2013, the Bay Area-based company provides centimeter-accurate 3D scanning services, primarily for construction sites and mining operations. The service has already been rolled out in a number of different locations around the world — with north of 10,000 sites, according to founder and CEO Christian Sanz. The list includes Chile, Colombia, Peru, Brazil, Australia, Canada, the U.S. and Japan. In particular,...
Tags: Startups, Japan, Tech, Drone, Skycatch, Construction, Robotics, Adb, Bay Area, Sanz, Christian Sanz, Asian Development Bank ADB, Recent Funding, Waymaker, ADB Ventures, Daniel Hersson


Makers of that bowling alley drone video reveal hardest flight maneuver

A 90-second drone shot captured at a bowling alley has wowed even the most experienced pilots. But which move was the hardest to nail?
Tags: News, Trends, Drone, Drones, Bowling Alley, Rally Studios


Makers of that bowling alley drone video reveal hardest move

A 90-second drone shot captured at a bowling alley has wowed even the most experienced pilots. But which move was the hardest to nail?
Tags: News, Trends, Drone, Drones, Bowling Alley, Rally Studios


DJI FPV Review: A powerful drone for serious pilots

It's agile, speedy, and opens a new dimension of capturing unique video.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Drone, Drones, Dji, DJI FPV


This Drone in a Bowling Alley is the Coolest Video You'll See All Week

Do you love expertly choreographed drone videos? Then you’re in luck, because we’ve got the coolest video you’ll see all week—an expertly piloted and impressively directed video that was shot at the Bryant-Lake Bowl in Minneapolis.Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Science, Technology, Drone, Albums, Science and Technology, Bryant Lake Bowl, Emerging Technologies, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, Bowling Alley, Minneapolis Read, Entertainment Culture, Technology Internet, Anthony Jaska, Rainier Fog, Jay Byrd Christensen


Researchers Create Tiny, Cicada-Like Drones to Invade Small Spaces

When we think of drones, we imagine massive, quadrotor machines that buzz around like manic seagulls. But what if your drown was small enough to accidentally swallow?Read more...
Tags: Music, Science, Drone, Bees, City University of Hong Kong, Beekeeping, Insect Reproduction, Technology Internet, Kevin Yufeng Chen, Daniel Ackerman, Zhijian Ren, Siyi Xu


MIT’s insect-sized drones are built to survive collisions

Insects are a lot of things – but fragile they’re not. Sure, most can’t withstand the full force of a human foot, but for their size, they’re evolve to be extremely rugged and resilient. Insect-sized technology, on the other hand, is general another story. That’s certainly been the historic case with scaled-down drones. The components, in particular, tend to become more fragile the more you shrunk them. In particular, motors both lose efficiency and weaken the smaller they get. Earlier models fr...
Tags: Hardware, Tech, Mit, Drone, Robotics, Insects, Kevin Yufeng Chen