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Carrying up to 96 small USPS packages in its internal cargo bay, the new Cento needs nothing more than two parking spaces for takeoff, landing and automatic unloading. Bay Area company MightyFly is working with the FAA to expand its long-range flight authorization.Continue ReadingCategory: Drones, TechnologyTags: Cargo, Delivery drone, Logistics, Autonomous flight
the floating speakers allow the digital instrument to create a realistic 360-degree sound field similar to that of an acoustic piano. The post celebrating its 50th anniversary, roland unveils sculptural piano with floating drone speakers appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Researchers at Northwestern Polytechnical University in Xianyang, China, have demonstrated a drone that never needs to land, thanks to a remote charging system that delivers power via an adaptive, target-tracking laser on the ground.Continue ReadingCategory: Drones, TechnologyTags: China, drones, Laser
The past year has been a big one for drones, both in terms of new models and new capabilities. Here's a list of our picks for the latter, including clever uses of drones and interesting developments in the technology.Continue ReadingCategory: Drones, TechnologyTags: best-of-2022
As the world's major powers continue their never-ending arms race into the hypersonic age, the US Air Force has set Leidos to work on a large air-breathing hypersonic drone capable of handling intelligence, recon, surveillance and strike missions.Continue ReadingCategory: Aircraft, TransportTags: Hypersonic, UAV, US Air Force
The analysis of volcanic gases allows scientists to determine what processes are taking place deep within volcanoes, including the possibility of impending eruptions. And while big, expensive drones have previously been used to sample those gases, a small consumer model can now do the job.Continue ReadingCategory: Drones, TechnologyTags: Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Heidelberg University,
Next-generation fighter jets will go into combat with semi-autonomous wingman drones designed to act as force multipliers. Here's one in development: Airbus has just dropped its Remote Carrier demonstrator out of a cargo plane, for a mid-air launch.Continue ReadingCategory: Military, TechnologyTags: Airbus, Combat, Fixed-wing drones, US Air Force
We've known of the impending arrival of the Mini 3 ever since the launch of the featherweight Mini 3 Pro in May, but it still looks like it's been worth the wait. Though missing a few premium Pro features, the 4K camera drone flies with a much cheaper price tag.Continue ReadingCategory: Drones, TechnologyTags: Camera drone, DJI Innovations, 4K UHD, Compact, Lightweight
Israeli defence tech company Elbit Systems has launched a lethal, autonomous suicide drone. The Lanius is an agile racing quad with a range of AI-powered scouting, mapping and target classification abilities, and the ability to explode when required.Continue ReadingCategory: Military, TechnologyTags: drones, Weapons, Explosives, Artificial Intelligence
stranded adventurers will be able to feed themselves until they are transported back to safety. The post this edible drone can help keep injured mountaineers alive while they wait for help to arrive appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. 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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