PingLocust Long-Range Control System Based on Android

PingLocust Long-Range Control System Based on Android

PingLocust is a Remote Control System based on 3G, 4G, or higher Internet Data Systems and is implemented on mobile devices using the Android Operating System. This results in a simple, straightforward, plug-for-plug replacement of conventional RC(Radio Control) systems and at the same time, provide instant additional functionality like enhanced range and reliability, digital real-time video, GPS tracking, telemetry, etc. Rise of AI in Drones Since PingLocust is Android-based,higher levels […]

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Potential Solution for UAV Line-of-Sight Obstacle

Potential Solution for UAV Line-of-Sight Obstacle

cellular solution uav One of the main obstacles preventing drone deliveries from becoming a worldwide phenomenon is a requirement that they stay within their operator’s line of sight. Qualcomm, the phone chip manufacturer, is working on a solution: cellphone networks. The rules from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration exist to help prevent accidents with commercial aircraft and mitigate the risk that drones could get out of control in areas where […]

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Finding Customers and Growing Your Drone Business

Finding Customers and Growing Your Drone Business

skywardjobssm OPTIMIZED by Erin Olsen Director of Marketing at Skyward Over the past year, my team and I have had the opportunity to hear from many of you about the interesting ways you are using drones and the challenges you face in building your businesses. In fact, during each of our monthly webinars, we ask you about your biggest challenges and what continually tops the list time and time again […]

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Facebook’s Solar Powered Drone Crashed

Facebook’s Solar Powered Drone Crashed

Social networking giant to improve next-generation drones in light of accident. Strong winds caused a huge solar-powered drone owned by Facebook to crash during a test flight this summer, according to federal regulators. The drone’s autopilot system was confused by powerful wind gusts during the attempted landing in the Arizona desert, according to a report about the crash released by the National Transportation Safety Board on Friday. Facebook built its […]

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Artificial Intelligence for Submersible Drones

Artificial Intelligence for Submersible Drones

NASA has announced that a team of researchers from its Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) and other institutions recently visited Monterey Bay, California as part of ongoing research into developing artificial intelligence for submersible drones. In addition to benefitting our understanding of Earth’s marine environments, the team hopes this artificial intelligence will someday be used to explore the oceans believed to exist on moons like Europa. If confirmed, these oceans are […]

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The US Doesn’t Want Drone Deliveries

The US Doesn’t Want Drone Deliveries

THREE YEARS AFTER CEO Jeff Bezos secured a massive dose of publicity with the announcement that Amazon was working on drone deliveries , that vision is a reality. First-ever #AmazonPrimeAir customer delivery is in the books. 13 min—click to delivery. Check out the video: https://t.co/Xl8HiQMA1S pic.twitter.com/5HGsmHvPlE — Jeff Bezos (@JeffBezos) December 14, 2016 Workers at a British fulfillment center are stuffing shoebox-sized packages—in one case with a Fire TV and […]

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