Results could improve autonomous drone navigation in real-world settings
NASA is testing the RC-sized bot while the research team designs a more powerful full-sized version
The plan could conflict with various laws concerning criminal trespass and unmanned aircraft
Just don't call them "drones," as that would require a new usage policy
It can also withstand extremes of cold
Service is limited to two towns for now, but Amazon will establish more hubs over time
Researchers say WiFi chip manufactures need to come up with new WiFi protocol to mitigate the vulnerability
Why it matters: Hackers have a new attack vector they have been toying with over the last couple of years --- drone penetration kits. Drones have become much more capable in the last several years, making them a viable option for covertly placing intrusion equipment near a network. Once just a field of theoretical security research, now hacking drones are being found in the wild.
Recap: Alphabet food delivery company Wing has a spotless safety record. Well, it did until yesterday when one of its autonomous drones landed on some power lines. Nobody was hurt in the incident, but the drone was incinerated, and about 2,000 customers lost power briefly.
It stayed in the air for more than 64 days
DJI says its drones are designed for consumers after Russian general praises their military capabilities
"A true symbol of modern warfare"
A friendly flying camera
Marking the first major Chinese company to leave Russia
Exciting and terrifying at the same time
Elroy Air drones can autonomously transport 500 pounds of cargo up to 300 miles
Autonomous operation is possible with the DJI Dock
The drone delivery dream is still alive
Sony's pro-level drone from CES lands in September
Well, he also needed a camera to capture it
Get your Galaxy device in three minutes, but only if you live in Oranmore
It's a quadcopter design carrying Sony's own Alpha camera onboard
Construction hasn't been a smooth process
Socially distanced fun