Improving On UAV Design

Improving On UAV Design

How Optimus is Prime: Improving On UAV Design for the Commercial Drone Industry Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, have gone in just a few short years from something associated solely with the military to being tested for Amazon Prime delivery, having a starring role in a Super Bowl halftime performance and being used by everyday people for basic flying fun. If there’s been one segment of the UAV industry […]

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IBM Inventors Patent Invention for Transferring Packages between Aerial Drones

IBM Inventors Patent Invention for Transferring Packages between Aerial Drones

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that its inventors have been granted a patent for transferring packages between drones during flight. The invention described in US Patent No. 9,561,852: In flight transfer of packages between aerial drones helps to extend the range of drones that are delivering packages from a warehouse to a customer’s home. IBM inventors developed this patented system using their supply chain expertise to enable precise delivery services […]

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CNN journalist evades DJI GEO restrictions in Iraq

CNN journalist evades DJI GEO restrictions in Iraq

DJI Tinfoil A big fanfare from around the world last week as Kevin Finisterre revealed that DJI had initiated no-fly zones for war-torn areas. DJI drones are being used to drop primitive ordinance with deadly results. Fast forward one week and CNN reporter Gabriel Chaim used the old tinfoil trick to cover the GPS on his DJI Mavic and fool the GPS. If it can’t see the sky it does […]

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