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drones

Editors' Take

Onagofly Nano Drone

The 5x5-inch quadcopter can track your movements via GPS, avoid obstacles and record you in full HD.

By 4 January 2016

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Drones 101: Where can I fly my drone?

If you've just got your hands on a brand-new quadcopter, here's what you need to know before you take to the sky -- including where you can and can't fly it.

By 10 February 2016

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Parrot Bebop Drone 2

With enhancements to its motors, GPS, and wireless connectivity and its battery life up to 25 minutes, Parrot's latest camera drone is ready for the competition.

By 18 November 2015

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ProDrone Byrd (Premium)

With a compact, collapsible body, modular camera system and up to 30 minutes of flight, Byrd shows a lot of promise.

By 25 October 2015

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Cops enlist eagles to hunt down rogue drones

Police in the Netherlands are turning to big birds of prey to snatch drones out of the sky and bring them safely to the ground.

By 2 February 2016

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Drone-snatching eagles ready to stop illegal flights (Tomorrow Daily 307)

Dutch police work alongside company that trains eagles to capture drones, and Swiss infrastructure could someday include an autonomous cargo tunnel.

By 2 February 2016

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Dutch National Police testing eagles as illegal drone deterrents (Tomorrow Daily 307 show notes)

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.

By 2 February 2016

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Google wants to park drone-delivered goods in your garage

A patent granted to the tech titan details a "delivery receptacle" designed to make sure you actually get your packages.

By 28 January 2016

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Swimming with drones > dancing with wolves (Tomorrow Daily 305 show notes)

We love the Loon Copter, a drone from Oakland University that can fly like a standard drone...but floats and dives underwater, too.

By 28 January 2016

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Prototype drone swims better than we can (Tomorrow Daily 305)

A drone that can dive and swim, plus a robotic arm designed to 3D-print futuristic concrete structures.

By 28 January 2016