If you can live with its short flight times, the affordable, smartphone-controlled Parrot MiniDrone Rolling Spider is a great quadcopter for beginners and hobbyists.
Ready to fly later this year, the company's latest quadcopter combines a better camera with GPS, improved wireless, and light, but strong construction.
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Drone aircraft have been a fixture of U.S. combat and intelligence operations for some years. But this year, the U.S. military's use of unmanned aircraft reached unprecedented levels. This is the future of warfare.
Matt Rosendale, a Republican candidate for the House in Montana, believes the government will soon be flying over us to monitor our every move. He demonstrates his solution.
Amazon isn't the only tech giant experimenting with drones. Google has unveiled Project Wing, which is focusing its efforts on disaster relief, at least for now.
The entertainment giant files three patent applications involving drones and floating projection screens; aerial light displays; and massive hovering marionettes.
In a Google X effort dubbed Project Wing, drones would fly a programmed route but adjust to situations like gusts of wind. In this Google video, Australian farmers receive an airdrop of a first aid kit and other items.
Scientists are developing a method of controlling the flight muscles of moths wirelessly, instantly introducing a new term to the vocabulary of technophobes: the mothpocalypse.
Remote controlled drones look like a lot of fun, but there are some good reasons to leave this hobby alone.
Ever since Amazon released that crazy drone delivery video, we've been curious how the logistics would work. Now, a group of Belgian students at KU Leuven are testing their own delivery UAV, and the logistics required to transport items to specific locations.