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Across the U.S., police agencies are falling in love with drones, begging the question: Why exactly is it legal for law enforcement to use drones? The answer is not found in recent FAA rulings or the growing number of state laws regulating drone use. The answer dates back 30 years this month to a little […]

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Jobs:- PIX4D Junior Sales Manager, Drone Software San Francisco, California, United States

We are looking for a technically skilled Junior Sales Manager to join our growing team in San Francisco. Pix4D is a company internationally renowned for the quality of its drone photogrammetry software products, with a Sales Team dedicated to B2B sales and a demanding and diverse range of professional customers.Responsibilities Assess and follow-up on sales…

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With the rise of deadly school shootings over the past few years, police agencies nationwide have ramped up security drills to prepare for the unthinkable. For the New York Police Department, preparation includes a scenario involving a drone attack. Earlier this month, the NYPD conducted a joint drill with the Department of Homeland Security at […]

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Drones and extreme sports have gone hand in hand for a while now. Several manufacturers build models compatible with GoPro cameras, and Follow Me functionality has almost become the norm. The result? Plenty of extreme sports fanatics are now able to capture their exploits on camera, in smarter, more dynamic ways than ever before. A […]

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YellowScan LiDAR for Drone 2016: User Conference June 22-23 Château Flaugergues, Montpellier, France

YellowScan has put together a diverse and exciting agenda for the YellowScan LiDAR for Drone 2016 User Conference, proving the broad usage of YellowScan LiDAR equipment in applications such asarcheology, forestry, powerlines, surveying, mining, civil engineering and more. We are extremely excited to be working with renowned international partners and speakers fromApplanix, TerraSolid, ECA Drone,…

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Partnership with Nordic Unmanned to boost Cyberhawk’s Norwegian credentials

Cyberhawk Innovations, the world leader in unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and drone inspection and survey, has bolstered its international presence by signing a partnership agreement with Nordic Unmanned, Norway’s leading UAV operator. The agreement means that customers in Norway will be able to take advantage of Cyberhawk’s industry leading cloud based asset management software, iHawk,…

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Law enforcement officials in the Pacific Northwest want drone users to stay away from endangered killer whales and researchers are not happy about it. According to public radio station KUOW, the growing hullabaloo is focused on a murky state law requiring boats to stay away from orcas to within a distance of 200 feet. The […]

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Vloggers with Drones, good or bad thing. Discuss…

I have spent a weekend in the world of 30 somethings that impress teens and 20 somethings. This morning I even found another vlogger with more than one million subscribers. Between three vloggers they have more than 4 million subscribers. All of them have one thing in common, the Phantom. Watch the playlist until the…

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FlytPOD Autopilot

FlytPOD is an advanced flight computer. It has the complete flight stack for reliable navigation and can be attached to any type of drone. This includes inertial navigation sensors, barometer, GPS, communication system and several payload interfaces. It also contains a powerful processor for developing custom high level applications for agriculture, industrial inspection, surveys, search & rescue…

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Xiaomi  “Flying Bomb” the new nickname for cellphone companies drone

Its not a glittering start for Xiaomi, at a press launch one of the two new quadcopters experienced some sort of failure. Falling back to earth in a crashing rather than calculated manner. Social media in China lit up with less than flattering comments. “quality fails”, “a lack of safety” and, “cheap goods no good” “If…

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