Drone-Based Video Streaming To Insurance

Drone-Based Video Streaming To Insurance

DropIn , an LA- based startup wants to change the way the insurance companies process claims with two- way video claims processing and drone- based appraisals. The company, which launched in 2015, provides on- demand live video streaming services to help insurance companies improve the claims and underwriting process. The solution relies on a drone equipped with a camera or a smartphone camera, depending on the scenario. New Tech Industry […]

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Lidar Lite back with V3 after Garmin aquisition

Lidar Lite back with V3 after Garmin aquisition

Glad to see that the Pulsed Light team, which joined Garmin earlier this year, are back with a new version of the Lidar Light range finder. Not many details yet, but it’s now listed at RoboShop : Compact 48mm x 40mm x 20mm module with 40m measuring range Signal Processing Improvements offer 5X Faster Measurement Speeds Improved I2C Communications and assignable I2C Addressing Great for drones, robotics and other demanding […]

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Drones and robots will get smarter with Nvidia’s Jetson TX1 update

Drones and robots will get smarter with Nvidia’s Jetson TX1 update

Nvidia has added more processing power to its Jetson TX1 developer board with a software update The TX1 is now a lot faster and better equipped to handle AI and image processing. Nvidia’s new Jetpack 2.3 software tools for TX1, announced on Tuesday, are a major update that doubles the deep-learning performance of the board. The first TX1 went on sale earlier this year, but the new software tools will […]

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Doctors Test Drones To Speed Up Delivery Of Lab Tests

Doctors Test Drones To Speed Up Delivery Of Lab Tests

Timothy Amukele, an assistant professor of pathology at Johns Hopkins Medical School in Baltimore, and systems engineer Jeff Street are trying to figure out how to use drones to deliver blood samples. Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Three years ago, Geoff Baird bought a drone. The Seattle dad and hobby plane enthusiast used the 2.5-pound quadcopter to photograph the Hawaiian coastline and film his son’s soccer and baseball games. But […]

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