The drone that can create a perfect 3D map of any town – and could radically improve its wifi

The drone that can create a perfect 3D map of any town – and could radically improve its wifi

Drones are equipped with high quality cameras to capture images of buildings Experts uses software to transform the 2D images into 3D models These models allow them to design radio links for urban environments The 8.6 billion mobile devices on the planet have meant that quite often, getting a decent signal can be tough. However, researchers say a new drone could be the key. It can create an incredibly detailed […]

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Four beginners’ drones for Holiday 2016

Four beginners’ drones for Holiday 2016

The Horizon Hobby Blade Inductrix FPV. — Horizon Hobby handout pic via AFP-RelaxnewsPARIS, Nov 6 — Before piloting competition-level kit in immersive flight mode with specially designed glasses, newcomers to the world of drones can have fun trying out their flight skills with an affordable model designed with beginners in mind. They also make great gifts for Holiday 2016. Click here to view original web page at thedronenews.com

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Flying high: the 15-year-old winning hundreds of thousands of pounds racing drones

Flying high: the 15-year-old winning hundreds of thousands of pounds racing drones

Drone racing is growing rapidly and there’s nobody better at it than Britain’s Luke Wolferstan-Bannister Michael Newington Gray At 15 years old Luke Wolferstan-Bannister is already at the top of his sport. The teenager is the current British, European and world drone racing champion. Flying a drone above the rafters and below the seats of guests at WIRED Next Generation Banni (as he is known in the drone racing world) […]

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