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Surplus food for the homeless is just an app away

On-demand smartphone apps are known for addressing the whims and desires of the comfortable. It turns out they can also serve the greater good.

By June 21, 2015

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The gaping vortex in this Texas lake is big enough to suck in a boat

Floods tend to create all kinds of dangers in their path, including some you wouldn't expect, like the giant whirling water vortex recently spotted in Lake Texoma.

By June 25, 2015

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Drone Mobile RSD-3AS remote start and security

Drone Mobile's RSD-3AS kit lets you start your car remotely, track it and get notified if someone takes it for a ride.

By January 4, 2015

MSRP: $549.99

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Parrot Bebop Drone

Ready to fly, the company's latest quadcopter combines a better camera with GPS, improved wireless, and light, but strong construction.

By November 18, 2014

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Headed to Comic-Con? Leave your drones, selfie sticks and e-cigs at home

The folks behind the 2015 Comic-Con International announce new rules for this year's show, and several popular items have been banned.

By June 22, 2015

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Drones' newest mission? Disaster relief

First it was video, then it was packages. Now a new trend is emerging with drone use: humanitarian relief.

By March 19, 2015

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Drones used to capture video of sharks near shore

Technically Incorrect: In California, lifeguards send up quadcopters to find out whether sharks are lurking near the shore. This comes after two shark incidents in North Carolina.

By June 16, 2015

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Tank-quadcopter hybrid drone conquers land and sky

The B-Unstoppable quadcopter on Kickstarter flies like a regular drone, but also sports tank-like treads to take on ground obstacles.

By June 15, 2015

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Watch firefighters blast drone out of sky with hose

In drone versus firehose there is one clear winner. But was the drone controller invading privacy, or are the firefighters guilty of destroying his property?

By June 10, 2015

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'I can spy on people!' Teens fly drones for first time

When teens get a chance to pilot Parrot drones for the first time, they take the ultimate selfies. But does the future of this tech excite or unnerve them?

By June 8, 2015