Drone King Barack Obama will not be missed, Mersiha Gadzo writes

Drone King Barack Obama will not be missed, Mersiha Gadzo writes

Drone King Barack Obama will not be missed, Mersiha Gadzo writes Cost of war has risen and those caught in the crosshairs feel no nostalgia for outgoing president Pakistani protesters chant anti-NATO slogans, during a demonstration to condemn U.S. drone strikes in the tribal areas, in Multan, Pakistan. A drone strike in Pakistan’s tribal areas killed several suspected militants early Monday, Pakistani officials said, as the U.S. pushes ahead with the controversial drone program despite Pakistani demands to stop. The strike was the seventh in less than two weeks. (The…

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Snapchat acquires drone manufacturing company for less than $1 million: Report

Snapchat acquires drone manufacturing company for less than $1 million: ReportSnapchat, Ctrl Me Robotics, Snapchat acquires drone company, Snapchat Ctrl Me Robotics deal, Snapchat acquisitionSnapchat has acquired Venice Beach-based drone manufacturer called Ctrl Me Robotics for less than a million dollars. Ctrl Me Robotics put out an Instagram post with caption, "Snapchat from your Drone." Picture reveals a drone fitted with a smartphone.

Snapchat acquires drone manufacturing company for less than $1 million: ReportSnapchat has acquired Venice Beach-based drone manufacturer called Ctrl Me Robotics for less than a million dollars. Ctrl Me Robotics put out an Instagram post with caption, “Snapchat from your Drone.” Picture reveals a drone fitted with a smartphone. SnBuzzFeed. “Ctrl Me was in the process of winding down when it approached Snap about a possible deal, a source with knowledge of the situation told BuzzFeed News,” the report reads. Ctrl Me Robotics put out an Instagram post with caption, “Snapchat* from your Drone.”…

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College Students Create Drone Packed With ‘Fireball’ That Can Douse Flames & Save Lives In Time

College Students Create Drone Packed With 'Fireball' That Can Douse Flames & Save Lives In Time

College Students Create Drone Packed With ‘Fireball’ That Can Douse Flames & Save Lives In Time Fire forces around the world strive to reach on time, but there’s only so much they can do. Traffic, bad roads, and city’s hustle-bustle often contribute to the delay and this can be dangerous. AFP Any disaster needs an immediate remedy and practically speaking, the wait can often land hapless people in a tight spot. Therefore, in order to eradicate the inept waiting period, students of an engineering college in have come up with a…

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Lost in the woods? A drone may find you

Lost in the woods? A drone may find you

Lost in the woods? A drone may find you Each year, hikers and mountain bikers get lost or injured in the wilderness. Search and rescue efforts can involve 20 or more people. But a new “smart” drone can follow hiking trails without a pilot’s assistance. This could allow rescuers to search more efficiently, scientists report. In the United States alone, as many as 34 million hikers hit the trails each year. Some of those trekkers invariably get lost. To find them, a small army of rescuers may scour the woods…

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‘Pooper-scooper’ drone cleans up dog poo so you don’t step in it: Aerial craft searches for animal waste then sends a rolling robot to collect it

'Pooper-scooper' drone cleans up dog poo so you don't step in it: Aerial craft searches for animal waste then sends a rolling robot to collect it Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4362400/Pooper-scooper-drone-designed-clean-dog-poo.html#ixzz4cnnfODPN Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

‘Pooper-scooper’ drone cleans up dog poo so you don’t step in it: Aerial craft searches for animal waste then sends a rolling robot to collect it Pooper : A Dutch startup is set to release a fleet of ‘drones’ to combat the 220 million pounds of dog droppings left on the Netherlands’ streets each year. Called Dogdrones, the vehicles will work together as a team to detect and scoop up the poop. The aerial drone is fitted with cameras and thermal energy technology that transmits GPS coordinates of the feces…

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Build the drone of your dreams

Build the drone of your dreams

Build* the drone of your dreams Drones zoom around almost everywhere these days. Farmers use them to monitor crops. Scientists use them to study hostile places, such as the inside of a volcano. Others fly them as a hobby. But drones of the future may not look like today’s models. But how well will such novel vehicles perform? Engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in Cambridge, have created a new computer program that lets users design their own flying machines – and then pretest them. The team debuted details…

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