Worries Mount Over Ability to Weaponize Drones

… identification technology is one of many safety measures under consideration for drones … hostile drones. Debate over identification and defensive systems—which are technologically challenging … buildings. At the same time, drone manufacturers are incorporating digital no-fly … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

Kumba secures drone licence to boost mine safety

… safety. A multimillion-rand investment in drone technology has paid off for mining … technology, including using drones for aerial surveys and remote-controlled drills. Bongi Ntsoelengoe, technology … to developing new skills as drone technology evolves,” he noted. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

Expanded Focus on Drones in Public Safety at Largest Commercial Drone Show in North America

… Focus on Drones in Public Safety at Largest Commercial Drone Show in … Drone Conference and Exposition, announced today it has further expanded its drones … , the current landscape and current technology, and successfully deploying UAS during … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

Drone Maker DJI Teams With Axon to Sell Drones Directly to Law Enforcement – Rotor & Wing International

… of connected law enforcement technologies, to sell drones directly to public safety … drones to law enforcement agencies worldwide to allow them to purchase drones … law enforcement agencies to add drone capabilities and data services through … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

Complaints about drones in Wigan rise by 266%

… and safety of flying drones. The draft Drone Bill will give police … ground drones where necessary. They will also be able to seize drone … harness the benefits of this technology as it develops. “But if … potential of this incredibly exciting technology,…

4G drone tracking tech on the cards for SA

… for drones. Vodafone’s air traffic control drone tracking and safety technology … mobile phone technology. “The IOT drone tracking and safety technology will be … of drone development at TeleEye, a local remote visual solutions tech firm … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

Robots and workers of the world, unite!

Robots in the workforce will give rise to new jobs for humans, including safety engineers, robot specialists and augmented reality experts, according to researchers. Image credit – ‘FANUC robots’, by Mixabest – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0 Robots are already changing the way we work…

Amazon’s delivery drones could cut greenhouse gas emissions

… drone-based package delivery faces many technological challenges, safety issues, regulatory concerns … the study. Specifically, in California, drones could deliver small packages weighing … provide the electricity that charges drone batteries, it’s only … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

Buzzzz… gulp. What the heck was that? Drone air traffic app maker swallows $4.5m

Drone safety biz Altitude Angel has swept up $4.5m (£3.19m) in series-A funding, it has announced today. The main backer is the aerial-tech-loving Seraphim Space Fund. Accelerated Digital Ventures (ADV) and Frequentis are also throwing cheques at the biz, based in Reading, England. Altitude Angel…

Top Robocar news of 2017

Credit:Waymo Here are the biggest Robocar stories of 2017. Waymo starts pilot with no safety driver behind the wheel By far, the biggest milestone of 2017 was the announcement by Waymo of their Phoenix Pilot which will feature cars with no safety driver behind the…