Tagged: drone

PlexiDrone is a highly portable quadcopter for budding aerial photographers 0

PlexiDrone is a highly portable quadcopter for budding aerial photographers

Quite interesting and modular concept of a drone. Lately they are the craze, and everyone, me included, wants one! 🙂 Check this video to see how it looks. http://www.engadget.com/2014/10/10/plexidrone-quadcopter/  

Watch the US Navy’s swarm of robotic boats take to the sea 0

Watch the US Navy’s swarm of robotic boats take to the sea

Fascinating and scary at the same time… http://o.aolcdn.com/hss/storage/midas/167981e7f376444a557a1393854e9475/200871839/us-navy-robot-boat-swarm.jpg Check the promo video and get marvelled. Check the rest at : http://www.engadget.com/2014/10/06/us-navy-robot-boat-swarm/

Drone racing in the woods evokes more than a few Star Wars memories 0

Drone racing in the woods evokes more than a few Star Wars memories

I think this is the coolest thing ever!!!! 🙂 France’s Airgonay club recently raced flying drones through a forest using a combination of cameras and wearable displays to immerse pilots in the action. Herve Pellarin, president...

Snakebot and quadcopter combo makes for a go-anywhere rescue drone 0

Snakebot and quadcopter combo makes for a go-anywhere rescue drone

A University of Pennsylvania Mod Lab team created a snake drone-quadcopter invention. Check this video. Rest of the news at the site. http://www.engadget.com/2014/09/26/snakebot-quadcopter-drone/

MIT’s underwater robot can sniff out contraband hidden underneath ships 0

MIT’s underwater robot can sniff out contraband hidden underneath ships

Designed by a couple of researchers at MIT, this underwater robot looks like an interesting project. It does remind me of that show “SeaQuest” from the 90’s where I dreamt one day it could...