Can This Object Avoidance System Kill the Dumb ‘Drone Fail’ Video Genre?

Inverse Can This Object Avoidance System Kill the Dumb ‘Drone Fail’ Video Genre?InverseThe death knell of the “drone fail” YouTube video genre is the buzz of a UAV speeding through trees at 30 miles an hour, swerving around branches like a Jedi on amphetamines. Autonomous obstacle avoidance, whether the obstacles are buildings or sticks …

Drone developments Tiny autonomous UAV flies without GPS – Nikkei Asian Review

Nikkei Asian Review Drone developments Tiny autonomous UAV flies without GPSNikkei Asian Review“There is no other commercially available drone (of this size) that can fly autonomously without using a GPS and whose flight program can be changed freely by its user,” said Ryo Konomura, the Ph.D. student at the University of Tokyo who developed the …

See the latest drone footage of Apple’s futuristic new campus

Fortune See the latest drone footage of Apple’s futuristic new campusFortuneThe “spaceship” campus is scheduled to open at the end of next year and is expected to house 12,000 more Apple employees than the company’s current location. Thanks to photographer Duncan Sinfield, you can now see drone footage of the progress that’s …

Drone market to hit $10 billion by 2024: experts

Yahoo News Drone market to hit $10 billion by 2024: expertsYahoo NewsLondon (AFP) – The market for military drones is expected to almost double by 2024 to beyond $10 billion (8.9 billion euros), according to a report published Friday by specialist defence publication IHS Jane’s Intelligence Review. “The global defence …