Didn’t register your drone?

Didn’t register your drone?

The Federal Aviation Administration wants to remind you that your new Christmas gift could get you in trouble. All drones weighing over half a pound must be registered and insured by Friday February 19th, and if you fail to do so, you could face steep penalties and possible jail time. They come in all sizes.. yours may have been a Christmas gift that you fly in the backyard. “We are […]

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Solar-powered launch system allows totally unattended operation

Solar-powered launch system allows totally unattended operation

Amazing product from H3 Dynamics in Singapore. We’ve always dreamed of drones that could be deployed like sprinkler systems — place and forget, and they just do their job, sending data to the cloud. Looks like we’re almost there. The proliferation of drones for a multitude of tasks has led to improved autonomy, and reduced the level of human intervention. On the flip side, however, people are still needed to […]

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Cheap Way to Get into Drone Racing

Cheap Way to Get into Drone Racing

It may not be televised on ESPN yet, but one day drone racing will undoubtedly be a popular spectator sport . And if you want to get in on the ground floor, Spin Master has come up with a cheap way for amateur pilots to get racing experience, without losing an expensive drone in the process. The Air Hogs Helix quadcopters are still some of the most stable and easy-to-pilot […]

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CHGT Aims to Snare Share of High-Flying Drone Repair Market

CHGT Aims to Snare Share of High-Flying Drone Repair Market

Changing Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: CHGT) has its head in the clouds – looking for new business and revenues. The company is formulating a plan to go after drone repair, a market that has sky-high potential considering all the crashes the pilotless craft endure. “It’s a law of nature that what goes up must eventually come down,” said CHGT CEO Marco Valenzuela. “When a drone comes down, it needs repair and […]

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