The HEXO +

The HEXO +

Screen Shot 2016-01-13 at 9.27.39 AM VIA BLUETOOTH ON YOUR PHONE, FOR $1,349 The showroom floor of CES 2016 was home to many drones, but the Hexo + stands out among the flock. The Kickstarter-based project that began in the summer of 2014 has finally culminated in a drone that not only follows its human owner through a smartphone app, but also comes with a built-in gimbal designed to mount […]

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DJI Competitor: Yuneec Typhoon H Drone Can Avoid Obstacles in Real Time

DJI Competitor: Yuneec Typhoon H Drone Can Avoid Obstacles in Real Time

Screen Shot 2016-01-13 at 10.35.58 AM DJI-rival Yuneec has a new hexacopter under its Typhoon line of drones—the Typhoon H—and it is compatible with a collision avoidance module based on Intel’s RealSense technology. Yuneec Typhoon H: A true Contender This is a serious contender to DJI’s Prosumer lineup. The Yuneec Typhoon H comes equipped with a 360-degree gimbal camera that can take 4K videos and 12-megapixel stills, and its rotor […]

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Drone Flight Calculator Launched

Drone Flight Calculator Launched

Screen Shot 2016-01-12 at 3.48.02 PM First-Ever Drone Flight Calculator Launched Measure, a leading operator of drones, released the Drone Flight Calculator to help farmers assess the value of using drones in their agriculture operations. The web-based application is the direct result of a study and flight operations conducted with the American Farm Bureau Federation in 2015. Available free of charge at www.measure.aero , the Drone Flight Calculator allows farmers […]

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