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UAS

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FAA cautiously agrees to some use of civilian drones

While still far from giving a thumbs up to unmanned flying vehicles crowding the skies, the government agency recommends that some drones be allowed.

By Nov. 7, 2013

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WD ships better yet cheaper My Book external hard drive with advanced backup software

WD refreshes its My Book lineup of USB 3.0 external desktop hard drives with a drive that now comes with advanced backup software, and affordable pricing.

By Sep. 24, 2013

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DHS built domestic surveillance tech into Predator drones

Homeland Security's specifications say drones must be able to detect whether a civilian is armed. Also specified: "signals interception" and "direction finding" for electronic surveillance.

By Mar. 2, 2013

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Andreessen Horowitz raises funding for drone software

Airware provides backbone technology for drones intended for commercial use.

By May. 15, 2013

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Homeland Security: Let's be clear about aerial drone privacy

A privacy review, intended to "clarify any misunderstandings that exist" about the controversial unmanned aircraft, comes as concern grows about limited restraints on police use of drones.

By Feb. 22, 2013

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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 Dec. 30, 2013

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Eric Schmidt: Regulate civilian drones but not Google Glass

Google Glass is a small object often in motion with a camera and GPS, typically in the air. It might also fall in a similar category to what could be called personal drones.

By Apr. 15, 2013

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Hummingbird robo-drone gets 1.8-gigapixel camera

The Army is getting ready to ship a trio of A160 Hummingbirds to Afghanistan for a trial run with the Argus sensor system.

By Dec. 27, 2011

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Unmanned Phantom Ray makes first flight

The prototype aircraft, which sports a striking flying-wing design, flew for 17 minutes last month. Says Boeing: "Autonomous, fighter-sized unmanned aircraft are real."

By May. 3, 2011

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Robot tiltrotor boxcar may fly Navy supply missions

An experimental unmanned flying cargo system, Baldwin Technology's Mono Tiltrotor, would integrate a coaxial rotor, a folding lifting wing system, and a lightweight airframe.

By Mar. 21, 2009