month : 10/2017 24 results

Caltech Launches New Autonomous Systems Research Center

Caltech will officially open the new Center for Autonomous Systems and Technologies (CAST), a 10,000-square-foot facility where machines and researchers will work together and learn from one another.At CAST, researchers from Caltech's Division of Engineering and Applied Science (EAS), Division ...

SkyPixel and DJI Launch the 2017 SkyPixel Photo Story Competition

SkyPixel, the world’s most popular aerial photography community, in cooperation with DJI, today announced the 2017 SkyPixel Photo Contest. This year-end finale introduces a new “Story” category that calls for photographers to share not just the stunning images they capture, but also the ...

Parrot Launches Bebop-Pro Thermal Imaging Drone Package

Parrot Bebop-Pro Thermal is an all-in-one quadcopter thermal imaging solution specifically designed for small construction businesses, thermal inspection professionals and public safety services.This solution is enriching Parrot Professional range of business solutions launched earlier this ...

Introducing DroneCatcher The Counter UAS

Today it is easy and cheap to buy a drone. Drones have created new ways for smugglers and can be easily used to disturb public order and security. With DroneCatcher this can now be countered in a fully controlled manner. The DroneCatcher system is one of the very few counter-drone systems, which is ...

When solar-powered drones meet Arctic glaciers

Solar-powered flying platforms have yet to prove their real-world applicability outside of targeted demonstrations. Monitoring glaciers in polar regions is in pole position to become a primary application, as the midnight sun offers ideal conditions for perpetual flights.What better ...

DR1 Racing’s Champions Series Finals to Air on CBS

DR1 Racing, the premiere international drone racing organization, today announced the company's flagship professional drone racing series, the DHL Champions Series Fueled by Mountain Dew, will broadcast the Series Finals on CBS on November 4th at 1:30pm EST.  This will be the first ever ...

The Drone Racing League (DRL) Announces 2018 Allianz World Championship In Saudi Arabia

The Drone Racing League (DRL), the world's premier drone racing circuit, and The General Sport Authority (GSA) of Saudi Arabia today announced the 2018 DRL Allianz World Championship will take place in Saudi Arabia next September. Supporting the GSA's broader commitment to sports ...

Review: X-Naut Active Cooling Mount For iPad

X-Naut designs solutions that enable people to work and play in extreme temperatures.  X-nauts' core belief is that technology tools should not limit the ability to execute mission-critical tasks. It is this belief that X-naut’s flagship product, Active Cooling Mount for iPads, was designed, ...

GoFly A International Contest To Build A VTOL Personal Flying Device

A new competition to encourage innovators to create a safe and easy-to-use personal flying device has been launched. The two-year competition, managed by GoFly with Boeing as Grand Sponsor, encourages teams from around the world to leverage recent advances in propulsion, energy, light-weight ...

CNN Receives Breakthrough Part 107 Waiver for Operations Over People

CNN has received a first-of-its-kind Part 107 waiver from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to fly a small unmanned aircraft system (UAS) over people.  This approval represents an industry milestone, as this new waiver for the first time will enable real-world UAS operations over people. ...