Hybrid multirotor breaks the barrier in flight time
Published in Transportation


Quaternium drone HYBRiX sets a new World Record of Endurance with a flight of eight hours and 10 minutes

Commercial delivery systems need longer flying drones if they are ever going to be seriously used and now an outfit - Quaternium - has kept one flying for eight hours and ten minutes.

Putin's hackers are using IoT drones
Published in IoT
Wednesday, 07 August 2019 11:32

Putin's hackers are using IoT drones


All your lightbulbs are belong  us 

Hackers working for the Russian government have been using printers, video decoders, and other so-called Internet-of-things devices as a beachhead to penetrate targeted computer networks, Microsoft security experts warned.

British Army tests new tech
Published in News
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 11:58

British Army tests new tech


But still using Windows ME

The British Army is carrying out a test of military robots and drones over the next month.

Trump wants to take away your drones
Published in News
Thursday, 08 March 2018 10:52

Trump wants to take away your drones


But you can give guns to children

President Donald Trump has decided that while it is ok to give heavy weaponry to children and then to arm teachers to fight the children, the personal use of drones should be restricted.

Nvidia Xavier almost taped out
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 10 October 2017 12:19

Nvidia Xavier almost taped out


CEO confirms

Nvidia Xavier, the next generation Tegra focused on self-driving, is almost taped out.

Walmart to use drones inside its stores
Published in News
Monday, 03 April 2017 00:11

Walmart to use drones inside its stores


Patent reveals system to assist customers when no employees are present


US retail giant Walmart has recently been granted a patent for using in-store drones to shuttle merchandise from one department to another. Do not be surprised if you hear a buzzing sound overhead while walking through the laundry detergent aisle on the way to checkout.

FAA releases clean safety report on civilian drone encounters
Published in News


Drone Manufacturers Alliance members working to promote safety


According to the latest report from the Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) on drone sightings, the organization representing the companies that manufacture most civilian drones has once again received an exemplary safety record from individuals who have encountered them flying in the skies.

Intel drones at Super Bowl were not live
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 07 February 2017 17:34

Intel drones at Super Bowl were not live


Alternative facts

Intel simply cannot get a break it seems. The company faked drones flying in the super bowl 51 and in reality, the whole Lady Gaga Intel and Pepsi logo parade was recorded a week earlier. The FAA would not allow 300 drones to fly over the heads of tens of thousands of people. 

GoPro recalls 2,500 drones
Published in News
Wednesday, 09 November 2016 11:18

GoPro recalls 2,500 drones


Karma police


GoPro must be wondering wondered what it did in a previous life after it has been forced to recall about 2,500 of its recently introduced Karma drones because they lost power during use.

Intel places bets on Shooting Star drone
Published in News
Friday, 04 November 2016 16:38

Intel places bets on Shooting Star drone


I'm Intel. Fly me

Former chip giant Intel said that it has introduced yet another drone - the Shooting Star.