China to restrict exports of certain drones

China to restrict exports of certain drones

China to restrict exports of certain drones and supercomputers Source: Mashable By: Adario Strange A new cold war may be brewing between China and the West, and it’s centered around the 21st century’s weapon of warfare of choice: drones. China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOC) has issued a statement announcing that the country will restrict exports of high-performance drones starting Aug. 15. The new edict has been drawn up due to […]

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Welk Aviation Takes Flight with AERIGON, Aerial Remote Camera Head for Professionals

Welk Aviation Takes Flight with AERIGON, Aerial Remote Camera Head for Professionals

by Welk Aviation has made a bold move into the professional unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) market with the purchase of two AERIGON aerial remote camera heads (ARCH™) from Intuitive Aerial. The AERIGON, for which Welk Aviation has received an FAA 333 exemption, will provide an expanded palette of HD and UHD aerial camera capture for the helicopter company’s TV and motion picture clients. This is a significant development for Hollywood […]

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5 Things Apple and DJI Have in Common

5 Things Apple and DJI Have in Common

Apple and DJI are pioneering companies that manage to consistently stand head and shoulders above their competitors. Few people would argue with that statement. But, what common denominators do these companies share that could provide clues to their incredible success? Well, let’s take a look… 1. Innovative technology Apple is synonymous with cutting-edge and user-friendly technology. The iPad, iPhone and MacBook are just some examples of Apple’s amazing ability to […]

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Some Drones Are Put on a Leash

Some Drones Are Put on a Leash

Some Drones Are Put on a Leash Source: The Wall Street Journal By: Jack Nicas and Tarun Shukla The commercial promise of drones has been limited by their short battery lives and propensity for flying off. Now some companies believe they have a solution: tie the drones to the ground. So-called tethered drones use ultrastrong-but-lightweight cables connected to the ground to provide power, a data link and a physical restraint. […]

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Beer Drone Delivery

Beer Drone Delivery

Beer Drone Delivery: Flytrex launches world’s first consumer delivery UAV Source: Zdnet.com By: Greg Nichols Flytrex , a maker of drone tech for the consumer market, has launched a new drone designed to deliver items including — if the promotional photos are an accurate representation — a cold beer. Note to editors: I think I finally get what the drone hype is all about. “Delivery is one of the possible […]

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