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  • Intel presents the "Make it Wearable" challenge
    Intel presents the "Make it Wearable" challenge
    A wearable drone for taking selfies, a wearable monitor to check the health of your baby and wearable device that helps you improve your skiing. Are these the latest gadgets being developed by Microsoft, Google or Apple? No, these are just some of...
  • Brain Power
    The smart technology trend
    Smart technology is undoubtedly the leading trend of today. From smart phones to smart cars, every piece of technology that you own is becoming smarter and smarter as technology evolves. Remember the Jetsons? The popular TV show that aired in the...
  • Drone and Moon
    Personal drones that you can own
    Drones have been been a major controversy over the past year, particularly how the government uses them and personal privacy acts, but is the use of drones only granted to the government? Absolutely not. There are more and more personal use drones...
  • Drone over California's Sand Fire
    Sand Fire air support grounded for man flying drone to 'check out the fire'
    According to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, law-enforcement officers stopped a man Sunday morning for using a drone at the scene of an out-of-control wildfire in the Sierra Nevada foothills.The 3,800-acre Sand Fire,...
  • Drone finds missing man
    Amateur drone pilot finds man missing for three days... in 20 minutes
    When Virginia resident Guillermo DeVenecia went missing last Wednesday, police and searchers were dispatched to find the 82-year-old man, who suffers from dementia and hearing loss.For three days, police, search dogs, a helicopter, and hundreds of...
  • Artist rendition of Titan surface
    NASA funds studies of aerial drone and submarine to explore Titan
    According to a Thursday story in Gigaom, NASA latest round of Innovative Advanced Concepts awards has given $100,000 to two concepts that would involve explorer Saturn’s moon Titan. One would involve a balloon and an aerial drone that would...
  • drone package
    Drone part mistakenly delivered by UPS to college student
    UPS delivered parts of a $350,000 government drone to the wrong address, says a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration spokesperson. While seven boxes with parts were delivered to the correct address, one of the boxed parts arrived at the...
  • College Student $350K Drone
    College student $350K drone: Oops, college kid mistakenly delivered $350K drone
    A college student checking his mail received an eye-opener of a package – a drone worth $350K from the National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration. Accidentally delivered by UPS – or in this case the phonetic pronunciation &ldquo...
  • Facebook
    Facebook: Page calling for death of Cliven Bundy does not violate standards
    On Sunday, a post at Tavern Keepers reported that Facebook decided a page calling for the death of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy does not violate the social media site's community standards. The page, "Cliven Bundy must Die," remains...
  • Triathlete gets hit in head by rogue drone
    Triathlete gets hit in head by rogue drone
    All the triathletes were trudging along to the finish line at the Endure Batavia Triathlon on April 6, 2014, when a competitor was hit in the head by an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) otherwise known as a drone when it fell from the sky without...
  • Corvette Museum sinkhole drone video: Watch as sinkhole swallows 8 Corvettes
    Corvette Museum sinkhole drone video: Watch as sinkhole swallows 8 Corvettes
    The Corvette Museum sinkhole videos taken by a security camera and a drone make Corvette enthusiasts and most everyone else weep. On Wednesday, a security camera captured on video as a gaping sinkhole swallowed up eight vintage and rare Corvettes...
  • Lakemaid beer drone
    Beer-delivering drone grounded by FAA after viral YouTube video: You can help
    If you’re out on the ice, staring down at a hole and waiting for a nibble, a cold one could really hit the spot.Knowing the marriage of fishing and beer is simply spot-on (and understanding the problem ice fishermen face of having to go on...
  • Drone farmer arrest: Predator drone puts cattle-stealing farmer family behind bars
    Drone farmer arrest: Predator drone puts cattle-stealing farmer behind bars
    The drone farmer arrest in North Dakota is gaining national attention because it is the first case in which live video surveillance from a large Predator drone was used to arrest an alleged cattle-stealing farmer and his three sons, reported Fox...
  • Unmanned Aircraft
    Texas A&M-Corpus Christi named Texas drone center
    The Federal Aviation Administration announced Monday December 30, 2013, that Texas was one of six states selected as a development site for unmanned aircraft. Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi has been designated as the research...
  • US Navy launches fuel cell-powered drone from submerged submarine
    US Navy Launches Fuel Cell-Powered Drone from Submerged Submarine
    The US Navy recently announced that a submerged submarine can launch unmanned drones, thus moving submarine technology towards a new stage of mission-critical intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) capabilities.According to the US...