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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 Jun. 12, 2013

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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 May. 23, 2013

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Reporters' Roundtable: Drones, UAVs, and the unmanned war on terror

Spencer Ackerman of Wired's Danger Room blog joins us today to discuss the use of unmanned surveillance aircraft in the raid on bin Laden and the future of this technology for the military forces.

By May. 6, 2011

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Reporters' Roundtable: Drones, UAVs, & the unmanned war on terror.

Spencer Ackerman of Wired's Danger Room blog joins us today to discuss the use of unmanned surveillance aircraft in the raid on the bin Laden compound, and the future of this technology for the Army, the Air Force, and other countries' military forces.

By May. 6, 2011

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Who needs a pilot? Not Farnborough's UAVs (photos)

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are becoming more popular in warfare for surveillance and delivering missiles. No surprise then to see so many at the Farnborough air show.

10 Images By Jul. 26, 2010

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Raytheon's killer laser 4, UAVs (photos)

Road Trip 2010: The defense giant says its high power, solid-state laser, and Phalanx Close-in Weapon System downed four UAVs.

5 Images By Jul. 21, 2010

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Photos: Museum-quality military UAVs

In Washington, drone aircraft have found friends in high places, like Defense Secretary Robert Gates. Now they've also found a home in the Smithsonian Institution.

By May. 1, 2008

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Army official: UAVs are 'unsung heroes' in Iraq

U.S. military says soldiers are applauding aid from drones and other robots as they attempt to fend off enemies, scout out dangerous terrain, and stay out of harm's way.

By Feb. 29, 2008

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Airware's OS for commercial drones takes flight

The startup showed off its platform at Y Combinator Demo Day and talked about lowering the barrier to entry for commercial and enterprise use of drones and UAVs.

By Mar. 26, 2013

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Australian textbook delivery, care of drones

A textbook rental start-up will deliver its packages to Sydney customers by drone starting next spring. From ordering to delivery, the entire process could take as little as two minutes.

By Oct. 16, 2013