Giant drone racing could be the next big thing

Giant drone racing could be the next big thing

Giant drone racing could be the next big thing When it comes to drone racing , the folks at Freedom Drone Sports apparently believe that the bigger the aircraft, the better. After all, imagine how much less exciting auto racing would be if all the cars were just tiny models. With that in mind, the Australian company is developing a big drone for use in a new type of racing, […]

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Intel is filling the skies with drones

Intel is filling the skies with drones

Why Intel is filling the skies with drones Intel is flooding the skies with drones, doing everything from sending them out to inspect massive solar arrays in the Mojave Desert to lighting the night sky above Disney World with 500 drones . It’s all part of a virtuous cycle, according to Anil Nanduri, vice president in the new technology group and general manager of Intel’s unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). The […]

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Agricultural Drones Use Technology for Spraying, Mapping, Pest Control, Seeding, Remote Sensing, and Precision Agriculture

Agricultural Drones Use Technology for Spraying, Mapping, Pest Control, Seeding, Remote Sensing, and Precision Agriculture

Agricultural drones use automated process to make farming more productive. Drones provide better, more flexible visualization. Smart drone agricultural uses cameras and provide the prospect of trillions of dollars in farming economic growth. Smart commercial drones connect seamlessly and securely to the Internet and to each other. Agricultural drone technology has reached a level of maturity that has put these systems at the forefront of farming modernization. Farmers around the […]

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Drone Stuff This Week 7th February 2017

Drone Stuff This Week 7th February 2017

airventure YT The one in which Simon Wilks from UAVenture talks hybrid VTOLs. Adam Andrews explains how his recent chat with the FAA about waivers went. Bruce mentions his simple rules and his thermal soaring video. Gene pops in fashionably late and sadly tells us about a rescue situation in which FLIR would be no help. UAVenture AirRails saving a fixed wing platform. A better video of Bruces simple rules […]

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Valmie’s Vertitek Ups Game, Opens Enhanced UAV Production Component

Valmie’s Vertitek Ups Game, Opens Enhanced UAV Production Component

Vertitek racing Valmie Resources Inc. (OTCBB:VMRI) announces its wholly owned subsidiary, Vertitek, now offers enhanced Engineering and Services. Vertitek’s expanded production facility features 100 percent in-house custom fabrication, including design and customization of prototypes for commercial UAV’s (unmanned aerial vehicles) in a wide range of sizes and categories. Vertitek’s Engineering and Services Department is located at its new centre of operations in Lake Charles, Louisiana, and features the most modern […]

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Working from home? Google wants to create a drone to go to meetings for you.

Working from home? Google wants to create a drone to go to meetings for you.

The nimble aircraft could be equipped with a screen or a projector for videoconferencing. Google is hoping to patent a small videoconferencing “telepresence” drone for collaborating with colleagues from remote locations, according to an application that was made public today. The drone is designed to fly indoors and move from room to room. A typical telepresence robot, which often amounts to an iPad mounted to a roving stand, can’t go […]

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