I got my hands on the latest from DJI, the Phantom 4 drone, and I am going to fly it straight into a tree. At least, that’s what I will try to do. Some of the new upgrades to the machine synonymous with personal drone technology actually won’t let me do that (says DJI, but […]
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Drones are undoubtedly one of the hottest trends in tech, but as is often the case when new tech hits the market security and privacy concerns are a big issue. With even basic drones capable of recording video and the larger models capable of carrying packages from innocent deliveries to drugs and explosives, it’s not surprising that […]
Maybe you have a DJI Phantom 3 drone with an HD camera, but you just aren’t sure what to do with it. Or maybe you have a 3D printer from XYZ but you’re running out of ideas for things to print. Either way, DroneDeploy might be the answer to your problems. DroneDeploy is a software package […]
The new rules aren’t as stringent as you think – at least for consumers.
Here’s what you need to know before you fly.
There’s more than one type of drone, so which one should you buy?
In Back to the Future 2, Marty McFly time travels to the year 2015 to save his future children from a lifetime of disastrous events. The film is full of slapstick humor, intense action and one of the most memorable soundtracks of all time. Anyone that’s seen it will probably tell you it’s one of […]
The use of drones for personal use has increased exponentially in recent years. While this isn’t necessarily a bad thing, the Federal Aviation Administration imposes no guidelines on these individuals and there have been many mishaps. Drones crashing into buildings or nosediving onto sidewalks are some things that have not only happened, but are also […]
The company behind Newegg’s best-selling drone has just unveiled a brand new model that is ultra-lightweight, has embedded GPS with flight map control, and fully supports the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset. Coined “Bebop”, Parrot’s new drone also features an impressive 14MP HD camera with a fisheye lens and built-in image stabilization. The Bebop won’t […]
Recently, a judge with the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) ruled that there are no laws against flying a drone commercially and that Raphael “Trappy” Pirker would no longer have to pay a $10,000 fine administered by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for flying a drone in what they characterized as “careless and reckless behavior.” […]