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FAA said to be imposing strict rules on commercial drone use

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.

By November 24, 2014

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Snap, clap, whistle or shake TV commercials away with Playmute

Swap TV commercials for content you actually want to see with a snap of your fingers. Or a shake of your phone. Or...well, you'll see.

By November 18, 2014

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NASA aims for air traffic control system for commercial drones

Agency seeks partners for a multi-year project to develop a protocol the FAA can implement for the safe commercial use of drones in the U.S.

By September 11, 2014

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How to know where not to fly your drone

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.

By December 23, 2014

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FAA approves first commercial use of drones over land

BP energy corporation and drone maker AeroVironment are given the OK to fly an unmanned Puma aircraft over Alaska to survey pipelines, roads, and equipment.

By June 10, 2014

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Google Lunar XPrize: Astrobotic's rover rakes in $750,000

As one of the commercial teams racing to get to the moon, Pittsburgh-based Astrobotic successfully tests its lunar rover prototype, getting a big, fat check in the Milestone Prize phase of the competition.

By December 24, 2014

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HitBliss app rewards you for watching commercials

Watch ads, earn credit, then exchange that credit for movies, TV shows, or even a Pandora subscription.

By April 21, 2014

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Jingle Beards make for festive hipster facial hair

Hirsute hipsters skip trimming the Christmas tree and decorate their beards instead to celebrate the holidays.

By December 23, 2014

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Google wants auto industry help for self-driving cars

The tech giant is going full throttle with the project, but could do with the expertise of car manufacturers.

By December 22, 2014

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Fight or flight: Amazon gets tough with the FAA

Amazon says if the US agency won't play, its drone operations will end up overseas. We'll see whether that threat gets off the ground.

By December 10, 2014