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Ingenious new search and rescue drone finds people by listening for screams

Rather than relying on expensive and unreliable thermal cameras, this new search and rescue drone uses an array of microphones to zero in on cries for help.
Tags: Trends, Features, Artificial Intelligence, Drones, Ai


Is DJI about to launch its most affordable drone yet?

DJI may be about to announce its most affordable drone yet after the Mini SE was spotted on Walmart's online store and also on shelves at one of its stores.
Tags: News, Trends, Walmart, Drones, Dji, Quadcopters, Mini, Mini 2, Mini Se


VIDEO: Drone Helps West Sacramento Police Find Suspect Who Allegedly Put Gun To Person’s Head

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Tags: News, Local, Syndicated Local, Drones, West Sacramento, Yolo County Jail, West Sacramento News, Drever Street


FPV drone pilot shoots a wedding video like no other

Ace drone pilot Andy Lawrence has turned his flying skills to weddings, shooting this awesome FPV video of a marriage venue, complete with guests.
Tags: News, Trends, Drones, Andy Lawrence, Wedding Video, Fpv Drone, Fpv Drone Video


Forget drone taxis. This startup is building a 40-seat drone bus

There are dozens of startups out there racing to develop drone taxis for passenger air travel, but Kelekona says they aren't thinking big enough
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Trends, Features, Flight, Drones, Kelekona


Meet the man who flies drones into volcanoes

Ace drone pilot and professional photographer Stefan Forster reveals how he creates his stunning videos of natural wonders around the world.
Tags: Outdoors, Photography, Trends, Features, Drones, Stefan Forster, Fpv Drone, Drone Pilot


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


The Israeli military says Iron Dome shot down one of its own drones during intense fighting

Iron Dome interceptors, left, rise toward rockets fired from Beit Lahia in northern Gaza, May 14, 2021. Anas Baba/AFP via Getty Images Israel's Iron Dome repelled thousands of rockets and even drones during recent fighting. The air-defense system also accidentally shot down an Israeli military drone. The Israel Defense Forces told Israeli media the friendly-fire incident is under investigation. See more stories on Insider's business page. Israel's Iron Dome air-defense system a...
Tags: Israel, US, International, Trends, Drones, Gaza, Associated Press, Hamas, Gaza Strip, Haaretz, IDF, Health Ministry, Ministry of Defense, Gaza Israel, Israel Defense Forces, Amir Cohen


DJI shows off volcano video shot with its new FPV drone

DJI's FPV drone launched in March, the same month that a volcano in Iceland started to erupt. In this video, the two come together with spectacular results.
Tags: News, Trends, Drones, Dji, Quadcopters, Iceland, Fpv Drone, Dji Fpv Drone


Israel's Iron Dome has been put to the test in more ways than one amid intense fighting with Palestinian militants

Israel's Iron Dome interceptors, left, rise in response to rockets fired from northern Gaza, May 14, 2021. Anas Baba/AFP via Getty Images Israel's primary defense against Hamas rockets is the Iron Dome system. Around 4,000 rockets were fired at Israel over a period of just 10 days, according to the IDF. In addition to rockets, Iron Dome has also intercepted drones in combat for the first time. See more stories on Insider's business page. Israel's skies are defended by Iron ...
Tags: White House, Israel, International, Trends, Joe Biden, Drones, Williams, Gaza, Un, Rockets, Hamas, Benjamin Netanyahu, Gaza Strip, Netanyahu, Center for Strategic and International Studies, IDF


DJI leak suggests a smaller FPV drone may be incoming

DJI launched its first FPV drone earlier this year, and information from a reliable leaker suggests the company may be developing a smaller version.
Tags: News, Trends, Drones, Dji, Quadcopters, Dji Fpv Drone


Check out this gorgeous wide-angle footage shot by Sony’s new Airpeak drone

Sony has released fresh footage shot by its new Airpeak drone using a couple of its professional-level cameras and a new 14mm wide-angle lens.
Tags: News, Trends, Drones, Sony, Airpeak, Airpeak Drone


Tesla Remotely Hacked from a Drone

This is an impressive hack: Security researchers Ralf-Philipp Weinmann of Kunnamon, Inc. and Benedikt Schmotzle of Comsecuris GmbH have found remote zero-click security vulnerabilities in an open-source software component (ConnMan) used in Tesla automobiles that allowed them to compromise parked cars and control their infotainment systems over WiFi. It would be possible for an attacker to unlock the doors and trunk, change seat positions, both steering and acceleration modes — in short, pretty m...
Tags: Wi-fi, Uncategorized, Cars, Tesla, Hacking, Drones, Vulnerabilities, Bruce Schneier, Ralf Philipp Weinmann, Benedikt Schmotzle, Kunnamon Inc


Check out this FPV footage of a drone zipping through the Mall of America

Check out this stunning drone video that takes viewers on an amazing journey through Minnesota's massive Mall of America.
Tags: News, Minnesota, Trends, Quadcopter, Drones, Mall Of America, Fpv Drone, First-person View


Bowling alley drone pilot returns with another stunning effort

Check out this stunning drone video that takes viewers on an amazing journey through Minnesota's massive Mall of America.
Tags: News, Minnesota, Trends, Quadcopter, Drones, Fpv Drone, First-person View


The utopian future is here: Google can deliver Girl Scout Cookies via drone

The pandemic has made it much more difficult for Girl Scouts to sell their famous cookies in person -- so Google brought in some drones to help
Tags: Google, Trends, Features, Drones, Drone Deliveries, Alphabet Wing


Wingcopter 198 is the world’s first triple-drop delivery drone

Check out the Wingcopter 198, an autonomous delivery drone that can deliver up to three packages to multiple locations during a single flight.
Tags: News, Trends, Drones, Drone Delivery, Delivery Drone, Wingdrop


Exyn Technologies achieves highest level of aerial autonomy

Exyn Technologies announced Tuesday that it has achieved what it considers the highest level of aerial autonomy reached within the industry. The key to the achievement is that Exyn drones are immune to GPS signal loss, meaning all spatial and mapping computations are done onboard, the company said. Under Exyn’s definitions of autonomy, which are based on a similar standard applied to automotive, the company’s drones have achieved Level 4A autonomy. This means the drones are able to explore a des...
Tags: Transportation, Tech, Drones, Dundee, Autonomous Vehicles, Construction, Nader, Sandvik, Jason Derenick, Exyn Technologies, Exyn, Under Exyn, Exyn Exyn, Rupert Resources


Exyn Technologies’ drones achieve autonomy milestone with on-board mapping

Exyn Technologies announced Tuesday that it has achieved what it considers the highest level of aerial autonomy reached within the industry. The key to the achievement is that Exyn drones are immune to GPS signal loss, meaning all spatial and mapping computations are done onboard, the company said. Under Exyn’s definitions of autonomy, which are based on a similar standard applied to automotive, the company’s drones have achieved Level 4A autonomy. This means the drones are able to explore a des...
Tags: Transportation, Tech, Drones, Dundee, Autonomous Vehicles, Construction, Nader, Sandvik, Jason Derenick, Exyn Technologies, Exyn, Under Exyn, Exyn Exyn, Rupert Resources


Wingcopter debuts a triple-drop drone to create “logistical highways in the sky”

German startup Wingcopter has launched a new autonomous delivery drone designed to remove a technical bottleneck hindering the growth of drone transport services. The Wingcopter 198, which was revealed Tuesday, is capable of making three separate deliveries per flight, the company said. Wingcopter has couched this multi-stop capability as a critical feature that will allow it to grow a cost-efficient — and hopefully profitable — drone delivery as a service business. The company, which was founde...
Tags: Transportation, Tech, United States, Drones, Aerospace, Federal Aviation Administration, Plummer, Tom Plummer, Wingcopter


Insane new anti-drone system zaps UAVs out of the sky with targeted microwaves

Whereas most anti-drone systems in use today rely on radio frequency interference, this new system uses beamformed microwaves to overwhelm approaching UAVs.
Tags: Trends, Features, Drones, Energy Weapons


UK drone startup sees.ai gets go ahead to trial beyond-visual-line-of-sight (BVLOS) flights

The UK’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has given the go ahead to local startup sees.ai, which is developing a beyond-visual-line-of-sight (BVLOS) command & control solution to aid data capture for industrial use-cases, to trial a concept for routine BVLOS operations — the first such authorization for a U.K. company, the regulator said today. The test is taking place under a sandbox program announced back in May 2019 — directing government funding and regulatory support to R&D in the drone space...
Tags: Amazon, Europe, UK, Tech, Artificial Intelligence, Drones, United Kingdom, Prime Air, Caa, Robotics, Aerospace, TechStars, Emerging-technologies, Civil Aviation Authority, Civil Aviation Authority CAA, BVLOS


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


The best FPV drone videos of all time

Check out the some of the best FPV drone videos you’re ever likely to see, created by incredible pilots at the top of their game.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Web, Drones, Emerging Tech, Drone Videos, Best Drone Videos, Best Fpv Drone Video, Fpv Drones


Watch this breathtaking drone video of a volcanic eruption

Aerial filmmaker Stefan Forster has created an extraordinary piece of work that captures the breathtaking beauty of a volcanic eruption.
Tags: Outdoors, Photography, News, Trends, Drones, Dji, Quadcopters, Volcano, Iceland, Mavic, Stefan Forster


Mysterious drones swarmed US warships, and the Navy has no idea where they came from more than a year later

A sailor on low-visibility watch on the USS Bonhomme Richard in the East China Sea. U.S. Navy via Getty Images A top US Navy official said it was no closer to identifying drones that swarmed US warships, NBC News reported. The drones hovered near warships in training exercises off the California coast in 2019. Documents suggest the drones are more powerful than commercial models. See more stories on Insider's business page. The US Navy is no closer to identifying mysterious drones tha...
Tags: News, Nbc, Navy, California, Nbc News, US, Trends, Fbi, United States, Drones, Washington Dc, News UK, Richard, US Navy, Ufo, U.S. Navy


The US Air Force says the Valkyrie drone launched another drone in a first for the aircraft

The XQ-58A Valkyrie demonstrates separation of the ALTIUS-600 small UAS in a test at the US Army Yuma Proving Ground test range in Arizona, March 26, 2021 US Air Force The Air Force Research Laboratory conducted its sixth test of the Valkyrie drone in late March. During the test, the drone launched a smaller drone from its internal weapons bay. The Air Force is looking at Valkyrie as an autonomous UAV that could support manned aircraft. See more stories on Insider's business page. A Va...
Tags: Technology, Trends, Drones, Arizona, Autonomy, Air Force, Valkyrie, US Air Force, Yuma, U S Air Force, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Joshua King, Air Force Research Laboratory, Yuma Proving Ground, James Cason, Unmanned Aircraft


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