“Follow me” is an up-and-coming feature on consumer drones, and then you’ve also got those that are foldable for the sake of portability. Very few devices carry both advantages, but Beijing startup Zero Zero Robotics has already gone further with its Hover Camera. As the name suggests, this drone is mainly for aerial photography and
From kissing on the beach to smug smiles over cocktails to holding-hand shadows, most couples will document their honeymoon with romantic selfies. But Japanese newlyweds Kaz and Mariko, from Kyoto, took it one step further, by taking their drone with them on their round-the-world trip.
Fire departments around the world are discovering how drones can change the way we put out fires. DroneLancer believes there should be firefighter drones in every station and, to that end, we want to help fire departments share their stories, learn about drone use, and find the drone that best suits their needs.
DJI has unveiled its smartest drone yet: it’s the first consumer drone to have the ability to sense and avoid obstacles and marks a huge leap in preventing drone crashes. DJI’s Phantom 4 drone, unveiled on March 8th 2016, has two forward-facing optical sensors that can scan for obstacles and automatically direct the drone to
The first minutes after an accident are critical and essential to provide the right care to prevent escalation. Speeding up emergency response can prevent deaths and accelerate recovery dramatically. This is notably true for heart failure, drowning, traumas and respiratory issues. Lifesaving technologies such as an Automated External Defibrillator (AED), medication, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) aids
How do you reverse the damage done to the planet when 3 billion to 6 billion trees are cut down every year to make way for other crops such as soy beans, palm oil trees or grazing land for cattle? Replanting trees is one obvious solution. Earlier this year, a charitable organization planted 1 million
DJI, the world leader in unmanned aerial vehicle technology, Friday announced the launch of a smart, crop-spraying agricultural drone. The DJI Agras MG-1 is dustproof, water-resistant and made of anti-corrosive materials. It can be rinsed clean and folded up for easy transport and storage after use. The eight-rotor Agras can load more than 10 kilograms
renault has unveiled the ‘KWID concept’ at the delhi auto show, a concept car featuring a built-in drone quadcopter. taking off from the rotating rear portion of the off-road vehicle’s roof, the ‘flying companion’ can be operated in one of two modes – the automatic mode using a pre-programmed flying sequence and GPS coordinates, which
If we were to reach into the fabric of spacetime and pull out a car from the year 2050, it might very well resemble the lemon-shaded concept you see above. Dubbed the Etos (Σtos), the vehicle comes from Swiss think tank and mobility lab Rinspeed, a group known for building zero-emission aquatic cars, robot-driven EVs,