Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Page 4 of 8
« prevnext »

Tag: Flying

iStrike Shuttle iOS Drone Drops Ping Pong Balls

iStrike Shuttle iOS Drone Drops Ping Pong Balls
There are plenty of R/C flying toys on the market these days, but I don’t know of many that can actually launch projectiles. The iStrike Shuttle is a flying drone which can not only buzz around,…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Autonomous Robot Plane is the R/C Toy You’ve Dreamed of

Autonomous Robot Plane is the R/C Toy You’ve Dreamed of
I’ve always wanted to play with R/C aircrafts, but even with my “easy to fly” AR.Drone 2.0, I find myself crashing the thing into walls and the ceiling indoors. Thanks to some impressive work by MIT’s…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Floating Frisbee Could Fly 100 Feet or More

Floating Frisbee Could Fly 100 Feet or More
I’ve never been all that good at throwing a frisbee. On occasion, I’ll get off a good shot, but it usually goes like 15 or 20 feet then peters out or takes a violent turn off…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

UDIRC RC Quadcopter Won’t Chop Much off Your Budget

UDIRC RC Quadcopter Won’t Chop Much off Your Budget
Drones are a hot piece of tech these days, whether you’re a kid or an armed force. Rich kids and rich armed forces, that is: for instance, the popular Parrot AR.Drones sell for $250 to $300…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Joggobot: The Flying Quadrocopter Jogging Companion

Joggobot: The Flying Quadrocopter Jogging Companion
It’s not always easy staying motivated when you train alone. This is one of the reasons why I find the Joggobot interesting. It’s kind of like a robotic coach, that follows you around as you run.…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Make Your Own Hovercraft, Perhaps One Day Rule the World

Make Your Own Hovercraft, Perhaps One Day Rule the World
Here’s something fun that you can do over the weekend. Build your own hovercraft. It’s every geek’s dream to build a real working hovercraft and with a little help from Mythbusters’ Adam Savage, you can build…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Robot Bird Perches on a Human Hand

Robot Bird Perches on a Human Hand
If a bird in hand is worth two in the bush, what is a robot bird in the hand worth? I have no idea, but this is a robotic bird that is not only capable of…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Tanooki Mario Plush Flies into Our Hearts, and onto Our Couches

Tanooki Mario Plush Flies into Our Hearts, and onto Our Couches
If you’re looking for the perfect accessory for your game room, look no further than this excellent plush version of Mario, dressed up in his famous flying  raccoon Tanooki suit.…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Mythical Beast Flies, Breathes Fire

Mythical Beast Flies, Breathes Fire
If you look up in the sky and see a dragon, chances are you either had too much to drink, or you are seeing Rick Hamel’s amazing R/C creation, which is an actual flying dragon that…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Flexrotor UAV Takes off Like a Helicopter, Flies Like an Airplane

Flexrotor UAV Takes off Like a Helicopter, Flies Like an Airplane
The military in the United States and other militaries around the world are making heavy use of unmanned aerial vehicles these days. UAVs are being used for many reasons with one of the main reasons being…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Angry Birds R/C Helicopter: No Catapult Required

Angry Birds R/C Helicopter: No Catapult Required
While I really don’t think we need any more Angry Birds merchandise, I have to say this is one of the better product tie-ins I’ve seen so far. What we’ve got here is the Angry Birds…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Missile-Firing Griffin Helo TC Assault Copter Flies Skyward

Missile-Firing Griffin Helo TC Assault Copter Flies Skyward
Griffin has been selling some interesting little remote control helicopters for a while. The little helicopters are controlled by iOS devices such as an iPhone or an iPad. I’ve used them before and I can say…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Bird Man Video Maker Admits It Was Fake

Bird Man Video Maker Admits It Was Fake
I want to get this off my chest off the top: You bird man, you bastard you! Now that that is out of the way, Dutch filmmaker and animator Floris Kaayk has admitted that video that…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

TacoCopter to Use Quadrotors to Offer Flying Taco Delivery?

TacoCopter to Use Quadrotors to Offer Flying Taco Delivery?
Quadrocopters have been used for all kinds of cool things, but the best may be yet to come. Now keep in mind that this may be a hoax, but it is an awesome premise. According to…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Bird Man Flies with Homemade Wings?

Bird Man Flies with Homemade Wings?
Jarno Smeets is either one bad-ass geek or a bold-faced liar. This dude appears to have created one of my lifelong dreams using kite fabric and engineering prowess. Smeets has built for himself and one pair…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

FAA Promises a “Fresh Look” at Gadget Use on Flights

FAA Promises a “Fresh Look” at Gadget Use on Flights
The FAA cleared the iPad and other devices for use in cockpits of commercial aircraft by pilots late last year. The approval was made to reduce the load on pilot by allowing them to have digital…
Stumble ThisPin ItShare on FacebookTweet ThisShare on Reddit

Use Arrow Keys ← → for Faster Navigation Click to DisableClick to Enable