CNN Money:- GoPro has crashed. Will drones rescue it?

CNN Money:- GoPro has crashed. Will drones rescue it?

by After going public in June 2014 at $24 a share, enormous enthusiasm for the powerful GoPro( GPRO , Tech30 ) brand sent its shares skyrocketing to nearly $100. But valuations got out of whack with reality . The wearable camera maker’s shares crashed back to earth this year, plunging below $31 this week — depths unseen since its initial public offering. The breathtaking decline — which has accelerated in […]

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Drone testing by news organizations enters second phase

Drone testing by news organizations enters second phase

Joe Songer, AL.com A coalition of 15 leading news media companies, including AL.com, represented by photojournalist Joe Songer, continued a test program this week with the Mid Atlantic Aviation Partnership (MAAP) to research how drones or unmanned aerial systems (UAS) can be used by journalists for news gathering purposes. Phase two test flights included a series of scenarios to simulate news events that the media could safely report on using […]

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San Francisco may deploy drones for variety of uses

San Francisco may deploy drones for variety of uses

San Francisco may deploy drones for variety of uses Clouds pass over the San Francisco skyline as the last remnants of a storm front pass through the Bay Area Monday, April 5, 2010, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) San Francisco’s government may put some eyes in the sky as city officials are considering to lift the ban on drones for a variety of deployment situations, ranging from fighting fires […]

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What you need to know before you buy a drone

What you need to know before you buy a drone

What you need to know before you buy a drone Source: Shardaa Gray, Withitv.com WICHITA, Kansas – Drones have been becoming more popular among enthusiasts, and they have been flying off the shelves. But before you invest, there are several rules you need to know. KSN News spoke with Jason Bell. He recently purchased a drone and has since become an enthusiast. “Pretty much, I enjoy toys. Just being an […]

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