An international competition will reward people with ideas for unmanned aerial vehicles that make the world a better place.
The US government agency's suggested regulations won't let Amazon deliver packages, but they generally make it very easy for businesses to use drones.
Sky is getting into the mobile game, Sony lets Spotify worry about music streaming and Facebook crashes Tinder.
This "atmospheric satellite" flies at 65,000 feet, and could provide satellite-style services for a fraction of the cost.
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.
The company's forthcoming UAV doesn't look like your average camera-toting quadcopter.
For the first time, researchers have used a video camera mounted on a hexacopter to monitor the behaviour of killer whales in the wild.
The team of drone enthusiasts at Game of Drones has rigged up drones with paintball guns for a game of remote aerial combat.
Drones may not seem so unusual nowadays, but they're still generally illegal for US companies to use. The Federal Aviation Administration just opened the door a significant crack, though.
Gathering vital data from tornado-spawning storms, these aircraft could keep more people out of harm's way.