Slashdot Items Tagged "drones"

Date / Time Story
Thursday December 01, 2016 @05:42PM Apple Will Use Drones To Improve the Quality of Apple Maps
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @09:15AM GoPro Slashes 15% of Workforce, Shuts Down Entertainment Division
Monday November 28, 2016 @03:51PM 'DroneGun' Can Take Down Aircraft From Over 1.2 Miles Away
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @08:42AM Facebook's Solar-Powered Drone Under Investigation After 'Accident'
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @04:36PM DJI Unveils Phantom 4 Pro and Inspire 2 Drones
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @09:31AM GoPro Recalls Karma Drone
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @07:41PM Researchers Hack Philips Hue Smart Bulbs Using a Drone
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @06:20PM Alphabet's 'Project Wing' Drone Service Nixes Starbucks Partnership
Friday November 04, 2016 @06:17PM Intel Wants To Replace Fireworks With Drones
Thursday November 03, 2016 @10:08AM UK Government Wants Prisons Geoblocked By Drone Manufacturers
Monday October 24, 2016 @10:29AM Swedish Administrative Court Bans Drones With Cameras
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @05:06PM Yahoo Patents Smart Billboard That Would Deliver Targeted Ads To Passersby or Motorists
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:50PM ISIS Is Using Exploding Consumer Drones To Kill Enemy Fighters
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @02:50PM Amazon Looking To Abandon UPS, FedEx In Favor of Its Own Delivery Service
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @07:08PM DJI Unveils the Mavic Pro, a Foldable and Ultra-Portable Camera Drone
Friday September 23, 2016 @04:24PM UPS Is Starting To Test Drone Deliveries In the US
Monday September 19, 2016 @03:07PM GoPro Launches Karma Drone and Voice-Controlled Hero5 Cameras
Friday September 09, 2016 @06:45AM Alphabet Partners With Chipotle To Deliver Burritos Using Drones
Monday August 29, 2016 @03:54PM FAA Expects 600,000 Commercial Drones In The Air Within A Year
Monday August 29, 2016 @03:05PM 65-Year-Old Woman Shoots Down Drone Over Her Virginia Property With One Shot
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @03:30PM University Collects Medical Samples Via Drones In Madagascar
Friday August 05, 2016 @03:17PM DJI Issues Software Update That Implements No-Fly Zones For Rio Olympics
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @03:36PM Alphabet Will Begin Testing Project Wing Delivery Drones In the US
Friday July 29, 2016 @02:30PM US Military Using $600K 'Drone Buggies' To Patrol Camps In Africa
Monday July 25, 2016 @10:49PM Feds To Deploy Anti-Drone Software Near Wildfires
Monday July 25, 2016 @07:02PM Amazon Partners With UK Government To Test Drone Deliveries
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @05:49PM Amazon Patents Way To Turn Lampposts, Church Steeples Into Drone Perches
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @01:31PM AT&T Thinks Drones Can Fix Terrible Reception At Baseball Games, Music Concerts
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @07:51PM Why Drones Could Save Door-To-Door Mail Delivery
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @10:58AM New FAA Rules Allow US Companies To Fly Drones Without a Pilot's License
Thursday June 09, 2016 @10:07AM Larry Page Is Secretly Working On a Flying Car
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @03:13PM Passenger-Carrying Drone Gets Symbolic Approval For Test Flights In Nevada
Thursday May 26, 2016 @12:32AM Xiaomi Unveils Budget-Friendly Mi Drone, $460 For 4K Or $380 For 1080p
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @11:31PM Drones Could Replace $127 Billion Worth Of Human Labor
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @02:46PM Students Can Now Fly Drones At School, FAA Says
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @03:46PM Slashdot Asks: What Do You Think Is The Most Influential Gadget Of All Time?
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @08:30PM Zero Zero's Camera Drone Could Be A Robot Command Center In The Future
Monday April 04, 2016 @06:16PM US Army Hopes To Outfit Soldiers With Tiny Drones By 2018
Saturday April 02, 2016 @03:41PM Oklahoma Video Vigilante Uses Drone To Wage War Against Prostitutes and Johns
Friday April 01, 2016 @06:05PM $40 Hardware Is Enough To Hack $28,000 Police Drones From 2km Away
Friday April 01, 2016 @02:56PM DJI Files Patent Lawsuit Against Yuneec, Marking Industry's First Legal Fight
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @06:17PM Study: Drones Present Minimal Threat To Aircraft
Thursday March 10, 2016 @04:51PM Miniature Fuel Cell To Keep Drones Aloft For Over An Hour
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @02:40PM Pentagon Admits Deploying Spy Drones Over US, Claims All Were 'Lawful'
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @11:14AM Pentagon Office Planning 'Avatar' Fighters and Fighter-Launched Drone Swarms
Monday March 07, 2016 @08:51AM High-Tech 'Bazooka' Fires a Net To Take Down Drones
Saturday March 05, 2016 @06:26PM Record-Breaking 11000ft Flight Sparks Criticism In Pilot Community
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @11:06AM Australia Deploys Shark-Spotting Drones To Keep Watch Over Beachgoers
Saturday February 27, 2016 @11:23AM Ardupilot To Continue As Non-Profit
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @10:54PM Drones Under 2kg May Be Set Free Under Forthcoming FAA Rules
Monday February 22, 2016 @11:35AM Israel Thwarts Attempt To Smuggle Commercial Drones Into Gaza
Sunday February 14, 2016 @12:00PM Amazon's IoT Hacking Contest Won By Voice-Controlled Drone
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @05:38PM FAA Eases Drone Restrictions Around Washington, DC
Monday February 01, 2016 @02:19PM Dutch Police Train Bald Eagles To Take Out Drones
Sunday January 31, 2016 @12:57PM Drone Races To Be Broadcast To VR Headsets
Sunday January 31, 2016 @12:25AM U.S. Forces Viewed Encrypted Israeli Drone Feeds
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @11:16AM Drone Ban Extends 30 Miles Around DC, Per FAA
Thursday December 24, 2015 @07:45PM Analyzing the US Air Force's New "Portable Hobby Drone Disruptors" Solicitation
Monday December 14, 2015 @07:51AM In Nevada, the World's First "Droneport"
Friday December 11, 2015 @06:26PM US Navy's $700 Million Mine-drone Won't Hunt
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @08:24AM Facebook Shuts Down Creative Labs
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @09:18AM In Ireland, All RC and Drones Over 1kg To Be Registered
Friday November 06, 2015 @06:27PM Federal Prison System Wants Anti-Drone Technology
Saturday October 17, 2015 @11:45AM NBC News Reports US Will Require Registration For Consumer Drones
Saturday October 17, 2015 @10:36AM Point-And-Shoot Weapon Stops Drones Without Destroying Them
Thursday September 17, 2015 @02:41PM Researchers Fly 50 Autonomous Planes Simultaneously
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:37AM North Dakota Legalizes "Less Than Lethal" Weapon-Equipped Police Drones
Saturday July 25, 2015 @11:22AM Chinese Tourist's Drone Crashes Into Taipei 101 Skyscraper
Thursday July 23, 2015 @09:22AM A Programming Language For Self-Organizing Swarms of Drones
Thursday July 16, 2015 @05:38AM Macon-Bibb County Government Wants $5.7 Million Drone Fleet For Emergencies
Tuesday July 07, 2015 @11:14AM Switzerland Begins Trials of Expensive Postal Drones
Friday May 29, 2015 @06:22AM Why Detecting Drones Is a Tough Gig
Thursday May 07, 2015 @04:31PM Creating the Open Drone Ecosystem Takes Room To Experiment
Thursday May 07, 2015 @02:18PM Centimeter-Resolution GPS For Smartphones, VR, Drones
Thursday May 07, 2015 @01:33PM FAA Program Tests Drones Flying Beyond Pilot's Line-of-Sight
Thursday May 07, 2015 @07:00AM Mark and Joel Make Autonomous Drones in Their Spare Time (Video)
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @07:12AM Europe Agrees On Regulatory Drone Framework
Friday March 13, 2015 @07:17PM FAA Says Ad-Bearing YouTube Drone Videos Constitute "Commercial Use"
Thursday March 12, 2015 @04:43PM Austin Declared a Drone-Free Zone During SXSW
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @11:05AM Secret Service Testing Drones, and How to Disrupt Them
Thursday February 19, 2015 @12:40PM Delivery Drones: More Feasible If They Come By Truck
Thursday February 12, 2015 @05:27PM FBI Can't Find Its Drone Privacy Reports
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @04:08PM Hundreds Apply For FAA Drone Licenses
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @10:34AM White House Drone Incident Exposes Key Security Gap
Thursday December 11, 2014 @10:16AM Army Building an Airport Just For Drones
Thursday December 11, 2014 @08:14AM Report: Big Issues Remain Before Drones Can Safely Access National Airspace
Thursday December 04, 2014 @08:19AM Kiva Systems Co-Founder: Drone Delivery Could Be As Low As 20 Cents Per Package
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @09:05AM Ukraine's IT Brigade Supports the Troops
Saturday November 01, 2014 @12:44PM Drones Over Greenland Give Insight To Pollution's Effects On Melting
Thursday September 25, 2014 @04:32PM FAA Clears Movie and TV Drones For Takeoff
Thursday September 25, 2014 @01:46PM Drones Reveal Widespread Tax Evasion In Argentina
Monday September 08, 2014 @09:16AM FAA Scans the Internet For Drone Users; Sends Cease and Desist Letters
Saturday June 28, 2014 @09:39PM Intelligent Autonomous Flying Robots Learn and Map Environment As They Fly
Sunday April 20, 2014 @10:51PM Drones On Demand
Friday April 18, 2014 @05:34PM Criminals Using Drones To Find Cannabis Farms and Steal Crops
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @09:52AM Facebook Wants Drones To Connect the Developing World
Sunday October 20, 2013 @10:31AM How You Too Can Be Shut Down By the Feds For Flying Drones
Thursday September 05, 2013 @07:09AM Leaked Documents Detail Al-Qaeda's Efforts To Fight Back Against Drones
Friday August 09, 2013 @07:37PM Competition Tests Student-Built Aerial Espionage Robots
Friday July 26, 2013 @08:53PM Japan's Military 'Needs Marines and Drones'
Thursday May 30, 2013 @04:27PM UN Debates Rules Surrounding Killer Robots
Friday May 17, 2013 @05:11PM Geologists In Norway Are Using Drones With Cameras To Hunt For Oil
Thursday March 21, 2013 @07:32AM FAA Grants Arlington Texas Police Department Permission To Fly UAVs
Thursday March 21, 2013 @07:20AM CIA To Hand Over Drone Program To Pentagon?
Thursday March 07, 2013 @08:20AM Rand Paul Launches a Filibuster Against Drone Strikes On US Soil
Friday March 01, 2013 @04:29PM Hit the Wrong Button, Drone Goes Boom
Tuesday February 26, 2013 @09:39AM Future Fighters Won't Need Ejection Seats
Tuesday February 05, 2013 @10:39AM Leaked: Obama's Rules For Assassinating American Citizens
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @08:18AM Researchers Seek to Use Drones For Brushfire Forecasting
Friday December 21, 2012 @07:12PM USAF Taps ESPN To Compile Drone "Highlight" Video
Tuesday December 04, 2012 @01:49PM Iran Claims To Have Downed Another US Drone
Tuesday November 06, 2012 @01:01PM Neuromorphic Algorithms Allow MAVs To Avoid Obstacles With Single Camera
Friday November 02, 2012 @06:15PM Most US Drones Still Beam Video Unencrypted
Monday October 29, 2012 @01:39AM Pakastani Politician Detained By US Customs Over Opposition To Drone Strikes
Friday October 12, 2012 @05:03PM Seattle Police Want More Drones, Even While Two Sit Unused
Friday September 14, 2012 @09:07PM Report Hints At Privacy Problem of Drones That Can Recognize Faces
Thursday August 30, 2012 @03:12PM Apple Rejects Drone Strike App
Thursday August 09, 2012 @07:34AM War By Remote Control, With Military Robots Set To Self Destruct
Saturday July 21, 2012 @05:50PM Harvard Study Suggests Drone Strikes Can Disrupt Terror Groups
Thursday June 14, 2012 @12:27PM National 'Do Not Kill Registry' Launched in Response to Drone Kill List
Thursday May 31, 2012 @07:42AM VA Governor Wants Military Drones For Police
Thursday May 17, 2012 @11:09AM DreamHammer Wants To Corner the Drone OS Market
Sunday May 13, 2012 @11:15AM Aussie Police Consider Using Automated Spy Drones
Friday March 09, 2012 @08:43PM Drones, Dogs and the Future of Privacy
Thursday February 09, 2012 @08:04AM FAA Bill Authorizes Surveillance Drones Over US
Friday October 07, 2011 @05:29PM US Drone Fleet Hit By Computer Virus
Sunday February 20, 2011 @07:24PM Automatic Life Jacket Detection For Drones
Friday November 19, 2010 @10:22PM China Demonstrates 25+ Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Tuesday October 19, 2010 @02:50PM Pirated Software Could Bring Down Predator Drones
Thursday October 14, 2010 @06:29PM Google Maps Adds Drone Imagery
Thursday June 10, 2010 @08:40PM FAA Adds a Study On Adding Drones To Commercial Aviation
Wednesday March 17, 2010 @04:51PM ACLU Sues Over Legality of "Targeted Killing" By Drones