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Next for Commercial Drones? Insights from Flight Data

Drones have been around for the better part of a decade now and are deployed primarily for consumer use cases, such as photography or...

Drone Makers, FAA Developing Guidelines for Long-Distance Flights

Today’s topics include drone makers working with the FAA to enable long-distance drone travel, and Stripe launching a new security app for fraud teams.Until...

Drone Makers Work With FAA on Beyond Line of Sight Flights

An important goal of commercial drone operations has always been long distance use. While there have been plenty of cases in which a drone...

DHL to Deploy Robots, Drones, Virtual Reality to Speed up Deliveries

SAN FRANCISCO—DHL is employing a variety of new technologies to deliver packages faster and give consumers more options when it comes to where and...

Google Putting AI Technology to Work Evaluating Military Drone Images

Google is not usually shy about touting its accomplishments in the artificial intelligence space, but one win that company does not seem particularly keen...

Intel CEO Wows CES Audience With Drone, VR, Tech Demonstrations

It’s hard to believe the CEO of Intel could give a keynote speech without mentioning its latest CPUs models to power the world’s desktop...

Defending Against Drone Incursions Isn’t Easy, Black Hat Session Reveals

LAS VEGAS—At the Black Hat USA 2016 event last year, Francis Brown, Managing Partner at security firm Bishop Fox demonstrated the Danger Drone, an...

Alphabet Begins Tests of Unmanned Delivery Drone Traffic System

Today’s topics include Alphabet testing a drone traffic management system, a Cisco Systems report on growing internet traffic, Microsoft’s overhaul of its Skype mobile...

Google Parent Alphabet Tests Drone Traffic Management System

Google parent Alphabet's efforts to put a fleet of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in the sky over the next few years for tasks such...

UPS Tests Delivery Trucks Equipped With Drones as Efficiency Booster

United Parcel Service delivery trucks are a familiar site on U.S. streets. But Imagine a UPS truck, which the company calls a “Package Car”...

Verizon Acquires Drone Operations Management Vendor Skyward

Verizon is bolstering its growing involvement in the drone and internet of things industries by acquiring drone operations management company Skyward.Skyward, based in Portland,...

Microsoft Releases Open-Source Drone Training Technology

Microsoft announced on Feb. 15 the release of an open-source software toolkit called AirSim that can aid researchers in building autonomous drones and robots.The...

Google Parent Alphabet Kills Drone-Borne Internet Project

Google parent Alphabet’s semi-secret X division has quietly killed off Project Titan, a drone initiative that the company had once touted as offering a...

Drone ID Brings SSL/TLS Certificates to IoT Security

When a drone flies overhead, how can its owner be identified? That's a question that is not easily answered today, but it might be...

Smartphones, Drones, Tech Gadgets Abound at GetGeeked Show

Smartphones, Drones, Tech Gadgets Abound at GetGeeked Show You could find everything from smartphones to electric skateboards for the geek in your life at the...

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