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drones

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Drone captures stunning footage of killer whales

For the first time, researchers have used a video camera mounted on a hexacopter to monitor the behaviour of killer whales in the wild.

By 21 October 2014

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Hawk attacks drone in a battle of claw versus machine

Those who own drones better keep an eye on where their precious quadcopters are flying. A hawk could jump out and down your drone at any minute.

By 11 October 2014

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Linux Foundation fuels open-source drone efforts

3D Robotics and other drone makers have joined Intel and Qualcomm in an effort to formalize the creation of open-source hardware and software for the unmanned aerial vehicles.

By 14 October 2014

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Drone. Camera. Erupting volcano. Need we say more?

Drone maker DJI has launched a video series called "DJI Feats" to show off its quadcopters. The first stop? Bardabunga Volcano in Iceland.

By 4 October 2014

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The 404 Show 1,560: Dangerous celebrities searches, Big Lebowski pinball, shooting drones (podcast)

Today we'll find out which celebrity search is most likely to net you malware. We'll also take a look at the new Big Lebowski pinball machine and

By 3 October 2014

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The 404 Show 1,560: Dangerous celebrities searches, Big Lebowski pinball, shooting drones (podcast)

Today we'll find out which celebrity search is most likely to net you malware. We'll also take a look at the new Big Lebowski pinball machine and

By 3 October 2014

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Man arrested, accused of shooting down neighbor's drone

A New Jersey man is apparently uncomfortable with a neighbor's drone buzzing overhead. So, he allegedly takes action.

By 2 October 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 059: Wearable drones, invisibility cloaking, and realistic cars on Rainbow Road

On today's show, we check out a wearable drone named Nixie, watch realistic cars race the Nintendo 64 version of Rainbow Road, discuss a flexible phablet for your wrist, and learn more about Rochester University's invisibility cloak lenses.

By 30 September 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 059: Wearable drones, invisibility cloaking, and realistic cars on Rainbow Road

​We're loving this "invisibility cloaking" from Rochester University; apparently, you can recreate this effect with off-the-shelf lenses, but the university hopes to apply the technology to things like getting surgeons' hands out of the way during procedures. It's not quite Harry Potter, but it's still pretty cool.

By 30 September 2014

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Nixie lets you wear a selfie-taking drone on your wrist

Meet the Nixie, a prototype wearable quadcopter drone equipped with a camera that you can use to capture the ultimate selfies.

By 27 September 2014