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A USDA poster released in May warning hobbyists not to fly near wildfires. Credit: USDA

An ongoing campaign in Ukraine aims to crowdfund a drone (pictured) for the Ukrainian military. Credit: People’s Drone, People’s Project.

A flight demonstration at Roma Drone 2015, a drone expo that took place in Rome, Italy on May 30 and 31. Credit: Dan Gettinger

A court in Germany rejected Faisal bin Ali Jaber’s complaint that Berlin is complicit in U.S. drone strikes in Yemen.

The NavSonde drone is built to collect data from volcanos. Credit: Latitude Engineering

aerial manipulation 2In this video lecture, Bruno Siciliano from PRISMA Lab at the University of Naples, Italy, walks us through advances in aerial manipulation with reference to three projects funded through the European Union’s (EU’s) Seventh Framework Programme.

A man was arrested for flying a Parrot Bebop drone near the White House. Credit: U.S. Secret Service

FAA Administrator Michael Huerta announcing the Pathfinders Program at AUVSI 2015 in Atlanta. Credit: Dan Gettinger

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The Airware Aerial Information Platform   Powering Drones for the Enterprise   YouTubeAirware received an undisclosed investment from Intel Capital, which now joins GE Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins and a host of other prominent VCs in funding this autopilot startup. The startup received $40.5 million prior to the Intel investment.

CyPhy Works raises 230K in first two days of crowdfunding for their new autopilot drone.

Anonymous graffiti artist KATSU used a drone to tag a massive billboard in New York City.

Japanese security members carry a box containing a drone that was landed on the roof of the Prime Minister’s residence in Tokyo.

The X-47B test drone completes its first mid-air refueling.

DroneCast, an advertising company, uses drones to fly banners over events and businesses.



Robots Podcast: Curious & creative
January 11, 2013



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