Aerial robotics

Qualcomm Announces Reference Platform to Advance Consumer Drones

Qualcomm Announces Reference Platform to Advance Consumer Drones

10 September 2015 |  Qualcomm Snapdragon Flight Supports Small, Light Drones with Advanced Video and Image Capture, Communication and Navigation Features Qualcomm Incorporated today announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., has introduced Qualcomm Snapdragon Flight, a highly optimized 58x40mm board targeted specifically for consumer drones and robotics applications. Qualcomm Snapdragon Flight is based on […]

Drones in Education from 3D Robotics

Drones in Education from 3D Robotics

3DR, North America’s largest consumer drone manufacturer, has launched its new academic program for drones in education—called “3DU”—to support the numerous Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) programs taking flight at schools across the country. The 3DU program offers hardware discounts and sponsorships to help prepare a new generation for the emerging UAV industry. 3DU is open […]

Sony unveils new Drone Prototype

Sony unveils new Drone Prototype

25 August 2015 | Sony last month had announced teaming up with ZMP inc, a Tokyo-based robotics company, to create commercial drones. The company, called Aerosense, will use drones to survey and inspect areas that are difficult to access. Yesterday, it unveiled videos of two prototypes, the AS-DTO1-E ‘experimental machine’ and the AS-MCO1-P prototype. The […]

ETH Zurich’s UAV sets a New Endurance World Record – 81 Hrs

ETH Zurich’s UAV sets a New Endurance World Record – 81 Hrs

5 August 2015 – These days Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) are becoming more popular in search and rescue operations in disaster conditions but this UAV technology is facing the low flight endurance problem. Given suitable environmental conditions, a solar-powered UAV can solve this problem. A solar-powered UAV stores excess solar energy gathered during the […]

Tayzu Robotics and Verizon Wireless Partner to make Large Scale Data Collection and Monetization from a UAV a Reality

Tayzu Robotics and Verizon Wireless Partner to make Large Scale Data Collection and Monetization from a UAV a Reality

Tayzu Robotics, a manufacturer and developer of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), has entered into a partnership with Verizon Communications to integrate cutting edge flight control options into Tayzu’s already advanced line of UAVs. At the center of this new technology is the Skywire 4G LTE Module by NimbeLink. This revolutionary piece of equipment will make […]

Sony Mobile and ZMP Joins for development of  Drone Technology

Sony Mobile and ZMP Joins for development of Drone Technology

Tokyo, Japan – Sony Mobile Communications Inc. (“Sony Mobile”: President and CEO Hiroki Totoki) and ZMP Inc. (“ZMP”: CEO Hisashi Taniguchi) have agreed to collaborate on the development and launch of enterprise solutions using autonomous unmanned aerial vehicles for image capture combined with cloud-based data processing. Sony Mobile and ZMP will jointly found “Aerosense Inc.,” […]

Ninox Robotics Drone: Military Grade Drone for Farmers

Ninox Robotics Drone: Military Grade Drone for Farmers

As the small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), Drone technology increasingly becomes more affordable, developers from a wide variety of global industries are consistently formulating creative ways to utilize UAVs to increase the efficiency and productivity.The agriculture industry is one of the few civilian industries that can really capitalize the drone technology. Pest animals (wild dogs, […]

Heinz College Students Revealed their UAV-based Crop Management System

Heinz College Students Revealed their UAV-based Crop Management System

As the technology surrounding the creation and acquisition of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) increasingly becomes more affordable, developers from a wide variety of global industries are consistently formulating creative ways to utilize UAVs to increase efficiency and productivity. From film making, to search and rescue efforts, to scientific research, UAVs have literally changed the way […]