Are Drones the Hotels of the Future?

Are Drones the Hotels of the Future?

Credit: HOK’s Toronto Office And you thought flying your drone over craggy mountains or cascading waterfalls was cool? Well, imagine vacationing in one. Design firm HOK has done just that. The innovators in HOK’s Toronto office dreamed up a drone-hotel room for this year’s Radical Innovation Awards — a competition that imagines what the future of hospitality could be, for a $10,000 grand prize. “We’re really looking at trying to […]

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Lowepro Brings Infinitely Adjustable Organization to Drone Racers and FPV Flight Enthusiasts

Lowepro Brings Infinitely Adjustable Organization to Drone Racers and FPV Flight Enthusiasts

Lowepro’s new QuadGuard collection, designed by and for drone racers and FPV flight enthusiasts, keeps quadcopter gear neat, organized and accessible with a promise of remarkable protection for confidence wherever your next adventure takes you. Backpacks, Cases and Transmitter Wrap Offer Lightweight Protection for Quadcopter Gear During Transport and in the Field PETALUMA, Calif., July 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Lowepro, the trusted leader in gear protection for 50 years, today […]

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MISSISSIPPIANS ARE HELPING LEAD WAY ON COMMERCIAL USE OF DRONES

MISSISSIPPIANS ARE HELPING LEAD WAY ON COMMERCIAL USE OF DRONES

Mississippi is on the forefront of efforts to use unmanned aircraft for commercial and other uses. Mississippi State University extension associate Louis Wasson says, a few years ago, there was a lot of excitement in the agricultural world about using unmanned and remotely controlled aircraft, sometimes called drones. But, he says, the farmers and retailers didn’t really know how to use them.“They would go and buy them, and then you […]

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CANADA: ‘The last recorded file was corrupt’: Crashed $2,000 drone found near Parliament Hill

CANADA: ‘The last recorded file was corrupt’: Crashed $2,000 drone found near Parliament Hill

Wayne Cuddington / Ottawa Citizen / PostmediaMelissa found a crashed drone at Nepean Point on Sunday, and has taken to Twitter/FB/Reddit to find the owner. The model is a DJI Phantom with a 4K camera. A downed drone found near Parliament Hill has piqued the curiosity of at least one local couple. Melissa Presz and her boyfriend Luke Brimacombe found the crashed drone in a shrub at Nepean Point, near […]

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