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uav

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Solar-powered Solara UAV could stay aloft for years

This "atmospheric satellite" flies at 65,000 feet, and could provide satellite-style services for a fraction of the cost.

By 24 August 2013

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Game of Drones: Where UAVs meet paintball

The team of drone enthusiasts at Game of Drones has rigged up drones with paintball guns for a game of remote aerial combat.

By 13 June 2013

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Tomorrow Daily 053: Incredible multiscreen interaction from MIT's THAW project, and more

This drone from the University of Virginia has a Nexus 5 brain, and costs $800 in materials to create. Of course, you'll need some other items to complete it (including a 3D printer), but there's no denying we're inching closer to a sky filled with UAVs.

By 18 September 2014

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Could storm-chasing UAVs help predict tornadoes?

Gathering vital data from tornado-spawning storms, these aircraft could keep more people out of harm's way.

By 24 May 2013

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Tomorrow Daily 038: HitchBOT crosses Canada, drone delivery logistics, and charging with noise

Ever since Amazon released that crazy drone delivery video, we've been curious how the logistics would work. Now, a group of Belgian students at KU Leuven are testing their own delivery UAV, and the logistics required to transport items to specific locations.

By 20 August 2014

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Pepper spray and laser-armed drone receives first orders

A mining company has ordered 25 Desert Wolf Skunk unmanned aerial vehicles for breaking up riots with pepper spray and "blinding lasers."

By 19 June 2014

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Australian triathlete injured by falling camera drone

A triathlete competing in Geraldton WA, had to be hospitalised when a drone filming the event crashed into her head.

By 8 April 2014

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The Hyperloop is down and I'm late for work

In a two-part piece of speculative fiction, Crave's Eric Mack envisions a not-too-distant future in which today's most anticipated emerging innovations have gone mainstream.

By 5 January 2014

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FAA picks six projects to tackle drone technology development

The US government picked several projects designed to get a grip on unmanned aerial vehicle safety, communication, navigation, air traffic control, and more.

By 31 December 2013

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Tech Retrospect: PlayStation 4 and iPad Mini Retina get real

Miss a few stories this week? We'll get you up to speed with this rundown of all the biggest tech news of the week.

By 16 November 2013