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Tag: Drone

Dutch Police Training Eagles to Snatch Drones from the Skies

Dutch Police Training Eagles to Snatch Drones from the Skies
If you thought it was cool that the Japanese police were using a drone with a net to capture rogue drones, check out what the police are doing in the Netherlands. Dutch cops are working with…
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Megacopter Sets Guinness World Record for Lifting Heaviest Payload

Megacopter Sets Guinness World Record for Lifting Heaviest Payload
A couple of weeks ago we checked out a drone designed to carry a person across considerable distances. The Megacopter had a more modest goal, but it’s already accomplished it. Built by Henning Pedersen and students…
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100 Dancing Drones: Space Pixels in Flight

100 Dancing Drones: Space Pixels in Flight
Intel and Ars Electronica Futurelab recently set a Guinness World Record for most UAVs flown simultaneously. They made 100 drones dance and put on a light show, set to music from a live orchestra. To accomplish…
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Ehang 184 Drone is Designed to Ferry Humans: Optimus Prime Air

Ehang 184 Drone is Designed to Ferry Humans: Optimus Prime Air
While Amazon is figuring out how to airdrop Three Wolf Moon t-shirts, Chinese drone maker Ehang has its sights on a much bigger goal: delivering people. Behold: the Ehang 184, a “low-altitude aerial autonomous vehicle.” Ehang’s…
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Remote Control Mistletoe Drone: Kiss Kopter

Remote Control Mistletoe Drone: Kiss Kopter
Want to encourage the ladies to kiss you during the holiday season? Nothing beats the Mistletoe Drone from Hammacher Schlemmer. This compact remote control drone is outfitted with a festive mistletoe design. That’s one way for…
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SWIZA Maverick Drone Transport Backpack: For Frequent Fliers

SWIZA Maverick Drone Transport Backpack: For Frequent Fliers
If you don’t want to fly your drone to it’s destination and then meet it there later, you can always just carry it the old fashioned way. But drones can be hard to carry when you…
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Deal: Save 30% on the Hubsan H107C+ HD Drone

Deal: Save 30% on the Hubsan H107C+ HD Drone
Get in on the drone action with this compact quadcopter that sports an on-board camera. The Hubsan H107C+ HD Drone is designed to be easy to fly, and is a bargain at just $89.99. The compact…
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A Slow-Motion Video of a Drone Used as a Blender

A Slow-Motion Video of a Drone Used as a Blender
Ever wonder why you wouldn’t want to get your finger caught in the blades of a drone? Watch this video and find out. Watching things like fruit, donuts, sausages and other things fall like rain in…
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FAA Drone Registry Opens for All Drones over 0.55lb

FAA Drone Registry Opens for All Drones over 0.55lb
With Christmas on Friday, you can bet that lots of folks around the US will be getting a shiny new drone under the Christmas Tree. Consider this a PSA that could prevent you from being fined…
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DIY R2-D2 Drone Takes Flight

DIY R2-D2 Drone Takes Flight
Back in the summer, we saw this awesome R2-D2 drone that flew around using some sort of ducted propulsion with no propellers sticking out anywhere. This time out we have a DIY R2-D2 drone that isn’t…
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Tokyo Police Use a Drone to Catch a Drone

Tokyo Police Use a Drone to Catch a Drone
Last week, I showed you guys a drone that had a flamethrower attached, and was cooking a turkey. That flame-throwing drone could just as easily be used to attack people or property. With that in mind,…
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Drone Roasts Turkey with a Flying Flamethrower

Drone Roasts Turkey with a Flying Flamethrower
This drone with a flamethrower attached looks to me like a one-way ticket to a federal holding cell. This can’t be legal, can it? I mean, this is a DIY drone that has a freaking flamethrower…
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Drone Flies & Swims Underwater: Naviator

Drone Flies & Swims Underwater: Naviator
We’ve seen quadcopters and robots that can fly and walk (or roll), and one that can swim and walk. The Naviator drone on the other hand is equally adept at flying and swimming underwater. Prof. Javier…
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Fleye Drone Hides Moving Parts in its Shell: UAV Protection

Fleye Drone Hides Moving Parts in its Shell: UAV Protection
Even though consumer UAVs are becoming smarter and easier to use, they can still cause physical harm. Just last month a baby lost one of his eyes because he was accidentally hit by a quadcopter’s propeller.…
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Jeremy Clarkson Explains the Amazon Prime Air Drone Delivery Service

Jeremy Clarkson Explains the Amazon Prime Air Drone Delivery Service
In the not too distant future, you may be able to have Amazon goods delivered within just a half hour’s time. How will it work? Former Top Gear host (and future Amazon car show host) Jeremy…
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Deal: Snowflake Stealth Drone + 15% Off All Drones Today Only

Deal: Snowflake Stealth Drone + 15% Off All Drones Today Only
Been thinking about buying someone a drone as a gift this holiday season? Head on over to the Technabob Shop today, and score an awesome deal on the mini drones we’ve got in the shop. If…
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