Amazon Gives First Sneak Peek of its U.S. Drone Delivery Service

Amazon () showed off its drone technology behind to the U.S. public for the first time this week with the help of the FAA. The service is designed to deliver packages weighing up to five pounds in 30 minutes or less by small drones flying at speeds of 50 mph. Full story

Incredible drone footage shows moment ammunition depot EXPLODES detonating hundreds of missiles forcing 20,000 people to flee

INCREDIBLE drone footage has emerged showing the dramatic moment an … considering a theory that the fire was caused by “explosive devices dropped from an unmanned aerial vehicle”, Interfax Ukraine news agency reported. Ukraine has temporarily closed … Full story

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) Imagines Drone That Can Function Like Dog-Sitter

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) is looking to build a drone that can act like dog-sitter and trainer … an opportunity to leverage their knowledge about systems and drones and apply that to the pet industry, which is a multi-billion … Full story

Airspace rights still unclear after drone lawsuit dismissed

It didn’t help that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) “has not sought to enforce any such regulations in this case,” despite having previously stated that shooting down a drone is a federal crime. The FAA requires all drones over 0.55 pounds to be … Full story

Kudrone Nano Drone Shoots “4K” Videos, Follows You With GPS (Crowdfunding)

Kudrone Team provided a comparison pitting their drone against some other cheap nano drones, and some higher end drones by DJI and Parrot. iPhone or Android mobile apps will allow you to control the drone, enable/disable features, and sync your photos and … Full story

Tiny Drone Now Plays the Role of a Pollinator to complete the Pollination of Flowers

(Photo : Sean Gallup/Getty Images) Japanese Scientists have discovered a tiny drone that can pollinate the flowers and … The researchers spent one hundred dollars to buy tiny drones that can play the role of the pollinators. The bottom of the tiny … Full story

Drone technology among next-generation impacts on farming

As regulations permit more and more drone businesses to start up, he’s begun forays into agriculture-related aerial photography, where recent technological advances are allowing drones to be used to gauge crop health as well as record photos and video. Full story

Amazon Demos Prime Air Drone Delivery at Mars Conference

Unless Amazon intends to use larger drones, the range of products offered for autonomous air delivery will be severely limited by size and weight. You’ll be able to get an Echo Dot, but could it handle a full-size Echo? The drone delivery counts as the … Full story

Drones will go dinosaur hunting to help scientists track prehistoric footprints

Dinosaur research just got more high tech, thanks to drones which will now be used by researchers to track the footprints of the prehistoric creatures. Drone mapping of dinosaurs … have begun using UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) to track dinosaurs … Full story

Watch Amazon’s Prime Air make its first public U.S. drone delivery

The drone delivery was filmed by an attendee of the invite-only MARS 2017 conference (MARS stands for machine learning, automation, robotics and space exploration). It marks the first time one of the online retailer’s autonomous aircraft was flown for … Full story