month : 06/2017 27 results

Ocelleye Releases New “UAV Landing Zone” for Small Unmanned Aerial Systems

Ocelleye, LLC, a commercial drone operator in North America announced today the release of its UAV Landing Zone for unmanned aerial systems weighing less than twenty-five pounds. The company prides itself for innovative forward thinking and through its own experience operating multi-rotors saw ...

Comcast and Aerial Sports League Will Host First-Ever Drone “Drag Racing” Event

Comcast, which now offers Xfinity® Gigabit Internet speeds, has teamed up with Aerial Sports League™, the leader in drone sports, games and entertainment, to host The California Drone Speed Challenge – which brings California’s top pilots together for a series of drone drag races to ...

DARPA’s Fast Lightweight Autonomy (FLA) Quadcopters Find their Way without Human Help

Phase 1 of DARPA’s Fast Lightweight Autonomy (FLA) program concluded recently following a series of obstacle-course flight tests in central Florida. Over four days, three teams of DARPA-supported researchers huddled under shade tents in the sweltering Florida sun, fine-tuning their sensor-laden ...

Drone STEM Summer Camp for Kids and Teens Launches in Cities Across the Country

Drobots Company, a national leader in providing kids and teens with interactive summer camp experiences, announced this week that it has initiated its rollout in 18 states and nearly 50 cities across the country. Drobots aims to revolutionize summer program offerings by combining technology, ...

Drones That Drive MIT CSAIL Team’s System Of Quadcopters That Fly And Drive

Being able to both walk and take flight is typical in nature - many birds, insects and other animals can do both. If we could program robots with similar versatility, it would open up many possibilities: picture machines that could fly into construction areas or disaster zones that aren’t near ...

Memery Takes the Headache Out of Drone Video With Launch of Free Mobile App, Dragonfly

MEMERY, INC.  the global leader in location-based video apps, announces the launch of Dragonfly, the world's first complete solution for drone video. The company also adds Darren Liccardo, DJI executive and drone technology expert, to its advisory board.  Available now on the App Store ...

Oscar Mayer Introduces The WienerDrone Ahead Of July 4th Celebration

What do sausages and drones have in common? Well, this upcoming weekend will certainly clear that up for the people of Weiner, Arkansas. To celebrate a positive change in direction with its hot dog products and to capitalize on marketing opportunities, Oscar Mayer is using a drone (among other ...

Big Success For First Pan-European Drone Conference And Trade Fair

From 20-22 June, the SQUARE Brussels Exhibition Centre in Brussels, Belgium, was the scene of Commercial UAV Expo Europe, the trade fair and conference on the integration of drones for major industrial & commercial applications. The Expo was the very first truly pan-European drone event. It ...

Amazon’s Newest Patent The Prime Air ‘Drone Tower’ Would Look And Sound Like A Giant Beehive

Amazon has applied to  patent a multi-level beehive-like tower that would deploy and receive delivery drones.The patent was filed with the US Patent and Trademark Office and published on Thursday.In the patent, Amazon describes the tower as a "multi-level fulfillment center for unmanned ...

Knowledge Base Presented By Flytbase “How to Build a Custom Mobile App for Your Drone”

Drones have matured over time. From being an object of amusement to simplifying complex tasks, they have come a long way. They are now empowering industries like agriculture, construction, photography, disaster management and real estate.More and more companies have started adapting to this ...