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Drone promise to cut a lot of corners when it comes to delivering items, but that may prove particularly important when it comes to providing urgent medical attention. We are seeing this play out in Africa with the airborne delivery of blood samples, and another example involves treatment of heart attacks. Startup Flirtey is working on a system where defibrillators are carried by drone direct
What is it with delivery drones and burritos? The Burrito Bomber was one of a very early drone delivery concepts to emerge back in 2012, then last year Google began bringing Chipotle burritos to students of Virginia Tech. Now the tech giant will start using experimental aircraft to drop off tightly wrapped tubes of rice 'n' beans to folk in rural Australia, as it looks to step up its drone de
DJI has unveiled AeroScope, a new technology aimed at tracking and identifying DJI drones from afar. The new receiver will be able to identify the registration numbers of drones and plot them on a map using the existing communication links between a drone and its controller.“As drones have become an everyday tool for professional and personal use, authorities want to be sure they can identi
It was 5-0 at the US Army's White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico as a Lockheed Martin prototype laser weapon system shot down five unmanned drones with a "100 percent" success rate. The August test of the Advanced Test High Energy Asset (ATHENA) system against five Outlaw drones was designed to demonstrate how the system's advanced beam control technology and an solid-state fiber laser cou
Tracking stock in modern distribution warehouses is a huge challenge for even the best-run businesses. Lost items reportedly cost American retailers over $45 billion annually, so tech that makes inventory tracking easier has the potential to have a huge impact. A new MIT system could do just that, using small drones and RFID tags to monitor inventory...Continue Reading Drones with RFID-relays
US robotics company Zipline is looking to build on its success in Rwanda, today announcing plans to expand its blood-by-drone delivery service to neighboring Tanzania. The venture is billed as the world's largest drone delivery service, and will bring vital medical supplies to over one thousand health facilities around the African nation. ..Continue Reading Zipline brings its blood-delivering
the company has based their service around a small robot airplane that can carry medical goods, conquering challenging terrains and gaps in infrastructure. The post zipline’s blood delivery drones to operate in tanzania early next year appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
This week we're a step closer to a future where snacks can be air-dropped to us within minutes of ordering. While Amazon and other companies are busy navigating through the red tape required to get drones buzzing through the urban skies with their pizza payloads, the Icelandic city of Reykjavik has become the first in the world to be served by commercial delivery flights...Continue Reading Ic
So, you're ready to buy your first drone. Great! But what to get?In this article, we'll discuss criteria to consider when buying a drone so that you can find the model that's right for you. We'll also make a few recommendations based on different use cases.Note that this is the second in a three-part series. In Part 1, we reviewed drone basics such as technology and terminology. In Part 3, we'll
Lensrentals has announced what they are calling a "trial" of drone and virtual reality equipment for rental nationwide, citing that demand has finally stabilized to the point where the rental giant feels they can start investing in the equipment. Their inventory will include the Mavic DJI Pro, DJI Phantom 4 Pro and DJI Inspire 2 drones, and a number of supporting equipment items. Similarly, Orah is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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