Crashing a $1,000 Drone by Hacking the 3D Manufacturing System

Crashing a $1,000 Drone by Hacking the 3D Manufacturing System

IN THE DEMO, RESEARCHERS SHOWED HOW A $1,000 3D QUADCOPTER UAV DRONE CAN BE HACKED AND DESTROYED WITHIN FEW SECONDS. As time passes the use of 3D devices is increasing. It’s not only that 3D devices are user-friendly but also helpful for medica l and technological purposes . With advances comes flaws and this time researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU), the University of South Alabama and Singapore […]

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Four Reasons Why Drones, Not Driverless Cars, Are The Future Of Autonomous Navigation

Four Reasons Why Drones, Not Driverless Cars, Are The Future Of Autonomous Navigation

This article is coauthored with Daniel Rubio, CTO of AirMap and the former CTO of road-mapping platform for autonomous vehicles HERE . Last Wednesday, U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced a new advisory committee on autonomous vehicles. The committee’s mission: develop recommendations for how automated technology can transform the way we move people and goods, on our roads and railroads and in our airspace. Thinking about autonomous vehicles […]

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Ellipse-D INS Selected for new NEXUS 800 Drone

Ellipse-D INS Selected for new NEXUS 800 Drone

Article Source: Unmanned Systems Technology HYPACK , a Xylem brand, has released a new multi-rotor UAV surveying solution: the NEXUS 800. The NEXUS 800 is an out of the box turnkey system that tightly integrates hardware and software to provide an advanced and seamless solution for LiDAR survey planning, data acquisition, post processing and analysis, and product creation. Equipped with SBG Systems’ ‘ Ellipse-D ’ dual antenna inertial navigation system, […]

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