Drones are everywhere today, whether they're tracking whales, crashing the Star Wars universe or attacking us on camera in the latest CraveCast.
An international competition will reward people with ideas for unmanned aerial vehicles that make the world a better place.
Across the continent, unmanned aerial vehicles are already in use across a broad spectrum of industries.
That boomerang-shaped aircraft you see -- eventually -- will be flying high to bring the Web down to earth where Internet access is hard to come by.
Reporters' notebook: The annual technology, film and music confab showed us that brands have money to blow, and a tiny app can still make a name for itself when the tech industry converges on Austin, Texas.
It's easier than ever to get your hands on a ready-to-fly quadcopter to send buzzing around the skies. But there are definitely some guidelines you'll want to follow before taking off.
This "atmospheric satellite" flies at 65,000 feet, and could provide satellite-style services for a fraction of the cost.
The company's forthcoming UAV doesn't look like your average camera-toting quadcopter.
The FAA's anticipated ruling is expected to impose a number of tough restrictions for operators such as requiring licenses and limiting flights to daylight hours.
Experts in autonomous aerial vehicles suggest Amazon and Google won't be the ones to pilot the industry to new heights.