Next Mavic Pro could offer swappable cameras and safer flight

Next Mavic Pro may provide swappable cameras and safer flight

DroneDJ When DJI launched the compact Mavic Air drone in January for $800, it appeared like there was not a compelling sufficient purpose to splash cash on the older, bigger, and dearer Mavic Pro quadcopter. Well, if DroneDJ‘s sources are to be believed, DJI hasn’t given up on the Pro and has plans to launch […]

Become a drone flying master with these 5 simple tips - DIY Photography

Become a drone flying grasp with these 5 easy ideas – DIY Photography

If you determined towards Tony’s advice and wish to go forward and get a drone anyway, then be warned that flying them isn’t all the time as straightforward as flashy commercials could have you ever consider. You wish to shoot first rate footage and also you additionally wish to not kill them. Both of these […]

This is why you shouldn't buy a drone - DIY Photography

This is why you shouldn't purchase a drone – DIY Photography

Drones have change into the hit “toy” over the previous couple of years. Sure, they’re an costly, grown-up toy, however for many of us, they’re nonetheless a toy nonetheless. And there’s a lot selection on the market now. Chances are if you happen to’re studying this, then both you personal a drone or anyone who does […]

Ohio wants to use camera drones to monitor highway traffic

Did a drone assist this infamous French gangster escape from jail?

It was a jail escape that wouldn’t have seemed misplaced in a Hollywood motion film. Last Sunday, at the very least three armed associates of infamous French gangster Rédoine Faïd flew a hijacked helicopter into the grounds of Réau jail, south of Paris. Witnesses watched in shock because the helicopter flew in and the operation […]

Pocket-sized and practically perfect, the Mavic Air is DJI’s best drone yet

Pocket-sized and virtually excellent, the Mavic Air is DJI’s greatest drone but

Research Center: DJI Mavic Air In late January, DJI pulled the curtain again on yet one more addition to its rising fleet of drones. The Mavic Air, because it’s referred to as, is a smaller, lighter, and smarter model of the corporate’s widely-lauded Mavic Pro. On paper, the 2 drones look extraordinarily comparable — however […]

Facebook Scraps Plans to Build Its Own Massive Internet Drones for Its Aquila Project

Facebook Scraps Plans to Build Its Own Massive Internet Drones for Its Aquila Project

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg with a drone (of a a lot smaller kind than deliberate for the Aquila venture) on the F8 Facebook Developer Conference in San Francisco in 2016.Photo: AP Facebook has deserted a key portion of its Aquila venture, an effort to construct solar-powered, passenger jet-sized drones that may wirelessly join components of […]

Lucid’s 3D Fusion uses AI to measure and balance depth from dual cameras

Lucid’s 3D Fusion makes use of AI to measure and stability depth from twin cameras

Lucid announced today at Mobile World Congress Shanghai that it’s teaming up with machine makers to combine its laptop imaginative and prescient platform into dual-camera telephones, drones, laptops, and safety cameras. The Santa Clara-based firm, which sells its personal — the VR180 LucidCam — partnered with digicam maker Red this 12 months to design an 8K […]

Matternet raises $16 million for autonomous urban drones

Matternet raises $16 million for autonomous city drones

Matternet has raised $16 million in a brand new spherical of funding for its autonomous drone supply platform. Boeing HorizonX Ventures led the spherical, with participation from Swiss Post and Sony Innovation Fund. Matternet will make the most of the funds to increase U.S. and international city operations to additional its mission of making an on-demand […]

Techy sports we will all be watching in the (not-too-distant) future

Techy sports activities we are going to all be watching within the (not-too-distant) future

Science fiction has form of gotten our hopes up about the way forward for sport. Okay, so a number of them look fairly harmful, or downright dystopian, however who wouldn’t fancy tuning into the lethal transcontinental automotive race from Death Race 2000, Futuresport’s mixture of rollerblading and hoverboards, or Star Trek: Voyager “Tsunkatse” fight sport? […]