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Oops! Tech blogger crashes drone while teaching drone safety

Drones are pretty difficult to control, something one tech blogger learned the hard way. On a "Fox & Friends" segment, Dave Mosher of Popular Science almost nailed the cameraman.

By February 9, 2015

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Flash can cause camera-shy Raspberry Pi 2 to crash

The microcomputer designed to get kids interested in coding powers down when hit with high-intensity, long-wave flashes from cameras.

By February 9, 2015

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Pilot and wife use iPads to help crash-land plane

Technically Incorrect: Over South Dakota, the electrical system fails on a single-engine plane. So using their iPads, the pilot and his wife reportedly manage to navigate their plane and land it safely on its belly.

By February 8, 2015

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Taiwan plane crash: Dashcam videos flood YouTube

Within hours of a passenger plane clipping a bridge and crashing into a river, chilling dashcam videos from passing vehicles appear online. Some, incredibly, are even set to music.

By February 4, 2015

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Pilot was taking selfies just before plane crash, say investigators

Technically Incorrect: The National Transportation Safety Board says the pilot of a small plane that crashed in Colorado was taking selfies -- as was his passenger -- just before the crash that killed them both.

By February 3, 2015

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Quadcopter drone crashes on White House grounds

The crash on the southeast side of the compound early Monday sends the White House into lockdown. But the Secret Service determines there's no threat.

By January 26, 2015

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Drone carrying 3 kilos of meth crashes near US-Mexico border

Tijuana shoppers experience a close encounter of an illegal kind after a drug-smuggling drone crash-lands in a store parking lot.

By January 22, 2015

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Man arrested after refusing to give camera to police at crash scene

A New Jersey man who claims to be an independent journalist films as a police officer demands his video camera. It doesn't end well.

By January 11, 2015

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I tried, and failed, to crash a BMW i3 at CES 2015

During a demonstration of BMW's ActiveAssist technology in an i3 electric car, I aimed it at a fake brick wall and floored the accelerator, only to have the car hit the brakes.

By January 5, 2015

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Man fined for crashing drone over police operation in Melbourne

A man has been fined for flying a drone over police during a nine-hour siege in Melbourne after the remotely piloted aircraft hit power lines and almost injured police below.

By December 18, 2014