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Watch a kangaroo punch a drone out of the sky

A drone operator in Australia underestimated the power of an angry roo.

By December 22, 2014

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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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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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Flying fungus? Decomposable 'bio drone' takes to the skies

If this "biological drone" drone crashes, it can decompose without leaving a trace. "No one would know if you'd spilled some sugar water or if there'd been an airplane there."

By November 14, 2014

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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

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US Navy turns to 'Jaws' for drone inspiration

The United States Navy tests out an unmanned, underwater drone called the GhostSwimmer. It prowls through the water just like a massive shark.

By December 17, 2014

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Mistletoe drone draws blood at TGI Friday's

The restaurant's branch in Brooklyn has a very modern festive idea. Until the drone goes off course and strikes a photographer in the face.

By December 9, 2014

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Amazon urges US to let its drones take flight

The company has been testing drone deliveries in the UK and says that it will expand that research in the country if the US government doesn't loosen its grip on test flights.

By December 9, 2014

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Why our drone future is for real -- someday

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos wants to ship goods using unmanned aircraft. Some are skeptical, others nervous, but drones already are improving the way we live.

By December 16, 2014

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Would you let a drone do your holiday work? Survey says yes

Our annual study shows that holiday shoppers are dedicated to shopping online, buying tablets and treating themselves.

By November 28, 2014