Solutions Based Approach Places MMC at the Top of the UAV Race

Solutions Based Approach Places MMC at the Top of the UAV Race

Natural disasters (droughts, floods, blizzards…etc.) cause immense crop loss and leave farmers with empty pockets at the end of a season. Yield increase is the only short term solution to such calamities. And with the latest technology of precision farming drones, farmers can examinine crops and maximize their harvest. MMC’s partnership with an “agricultural intelligence” company Agribotix, as part of a growing trend amongst drone manufacturers, is a response to […]

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DJI and McGill University Go Live with Fish + Forest Project

DJI and McGill University Go Live with Fish + Forest Project

DJI is proud to present, together with Canada’s McGill University and Brazil’s Federal University of Pará – Altamira Campus, the Fish + Forest Project. Tune in to watch a special livestream from the Amazonian Xingu River in northern Brazil, a home to up to 600 unique species of fish, many found nowhere else, narrated by experts in the river’s flora and fauna. You will also have the opportunity to ask […]

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Dot-drawing with drones

Dot-drawing with drones

Drone making a dot drawing. You may have heard of plans to use drones for delivering packages, monitoring wildlife, or tracking storms. But painting murals? That’s the idea behind a project in Paul Kry’s laboratory at McGill University’s School of Computer Science. Prof. Kry and a few of his students have teamed up to program tiny drones to create dot drawings — an artistic technique known as stippling. It’s no […]

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New policy released on recreational use of drones at Nashville lakes

New policy released on recreational use of drones at Nashville lakes

(Photo: WKRN) NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has released a new policy that governs the operation and use of recreational unmanned aerial systems, or drones, at all Nashville District lakes within the Cumberland River basin. Safe locations have been designated to fly drones for hobbyists, and areas where people are camping and recreating, like swim beaches, have been prohibited. Click here to view original web […]

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