Just a month after word came that Facebook was interested in the 20-person drone maker, Google snatches it up for an undisclosed sum.
Social-networking giant looking at the company's solar-powered high-altitude drones to deliver Internet access, according to TechCrunch.
Ten teams, including Doom creator John Carmack's Armadillo Aerospace, sign up once again to compete in the NASA-sponsored Northrop Grumman Lunar Lander Challenge, a contest to simulate a moon landing in the New Mexico desert.
A report says India's state-run aerospace industry hopes to follow the nation's software-outsourcing lead.
The Web giant plans to deploy 180 small satellites that would provide Internet access to underserved regions of the globe, sources tell the Wall Street Journal.
A small satellite startup called Skybox Imaging is reportedly in Google's sights for an acquisition offer of around $1 billion.
The AirDog on Kickstarter is designed to automatically chase action-sports enthusiasts and capture video along the way.
Google buys Titan Aerospace with a mission to become an Internet provider in the sky, smart contact lenses could be the next step for Google Glass, and leaked photos offer clues about an Amazon smartphone.
San Francisco's Lemnos Lab is aiming to fund some of the hottest startups in robotics, aerospace, connected devices, and other fields. Already its portfolio companies have raised $35 million in funding.
The social network is inventing new technologies in house to deliver affordable Internet access to all.