Jeff discusses an autonomous drone's help in assisting an unmanned helicopter put out a test fire and a sensitive photon camera that can detect objects around corners.
Lockheed Martin's autonomous firefighting drone recently underwent tests that involved spotting a blaze, alerting an unmanned chopper, and directing the helicopter to douse the fire with water.
Watch as a drone made with off-the-shelf parts zips past trees with ease thanks to software from an MIT student.
A September 7 firmware update will add DJI's Intelligent Flight modes, including waypoint navigation and Follow Me, to its current quadcopter lineup.
Over 1,000 experts in robotics have signed an open letter in a bid to prevent a "global AI arms race".
Cornell University's PR2 robot is able to follow a set of instructions to use an espresso machine to autonomously make latte.
Dutch police work alongside company that trains eagles to capture drones, and Swiss infrastructure could someday include an autonomous cargo tunnel.
Computer simulation creates "thousands of variations" of driving patterns, enabling Google's engineers to quickly test tweaks across millions of virtual miles.
Google has always been light-years ahead of its time, thanks to its unconventional co-founders. They're shaking things up, again.
Anti-drone technology is already on the radar of most law enforcement agencies, but the Dutch National Police are testing an idea that's far cooler, and way more low-tech: Trained. Effing. Eagles.