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Flappy Bird creator updates Swing Copters to make it less impossible

You know a video game is really, really difficult when a developer has to push out an update to make it playable.

By August 25, 2014

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Flappy Bird follow-up Swing Copters will drive you to insanity

The Flappy Bird creator's next mobile game isn't just more difficult than its predecessor. It may just be one of the hardest smartphone games ever made.

By August 21, 2014

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Flappy Bird creator's next game, Swing Copters, lands Thursday

The follow-up to this year's most maddening mobile hit is slated for release later this week. The early takeaway: prepare to fail, a lot.

By August 18, 2014

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Get a DJI Phantom FC40 quad-copter for $449

More than just a toy (but still insanely fun), this heavy-duty drone can record HD video and has a range of well over a quarter-mile.

By July 15, 2014

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Pocket Drone: Collapsible, camera-toting copter costs $495

The world of aerial drones is about to get a lot more accessible with the successful funding of the Pocket Drone microcopter on Kickstarter.

By January 16, 2014

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MQ-8C Fire Scout robo-copter makes first flight

The B variant has already helped the Navy capture drug smugglers and carry out recon missions in Afghanistan and Somalia. The new MQ-8C is bigger and will pack a bigger payload.

By November 3, 2013

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Hex: an open-source, smartphone-controlled copter for just US$50

Ever wanted a quad- or hexacopter of your very own? Hex is a super-cool build-it-yourself kit for a quadcopter you can control with your smartphone.

By August 28, 2013

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Artist turns deceased tabby into cat-copter

Warning: Some readers may find the following story disconcerting. An artist turns his dearly departed cat into a flying quadrocopter cat.

By June 5, 2012

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Crave Ep. 175: 3D Pocketcopter crowdfunding soars despite no working prototype

A small, lightweight copter is taking off on Indiegogo based on the idea and computer generated renderings even though it hasn't actually been produced.

By September 19, 2014

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Get a quadcopter mini-drone with camera for $89.10

That's 10 percent off an already-discounted price for this super-fun RC 'copter, which comes with a dual-stick remote.

By June 13, 2014