Great news from Don Lake
Announcing the release of QGroundControl V3.1. Notable changes in this release:
- Survey mission support
- GeoFence Support in…
It is the beginning of 2017 and drones, and their related technology, are coming off an explosive year of growth in both popularity and innovation. The FAA estimates that 2.5 million consumer drones were unwrapped during the past holiday season. To further prove the popularity growth, the FAA also announced that there are currently more drones registered through their registration program than there are registered manned aircraft! Today’s consumer drones are now capable…Continue
To submit you application, go to at…Continue
On the right our very first prototype, on the left our latest protoype.…Continue
The autopilot on the blimp is enabled whenever the hardcore 80s music is playing
RC Blimp with Rapsberry Pi +Navio2 and autopilot algorithm written in Go:
True Story Follows
A few years ago I worked on an …
Episode of Drone Dish profiles Ryan De Seixas, one of the top aerial videographers in Hawaii,Continue
Displaying both manual and autonomous modes. Wow!
Sometimes there's just no good place to mount the external LED to on a copter or one simply wants more light output... While developing my own little light controller, I wrote a decoder which decodes the I²C control signals for the external LED and controls arbitray amounts of Neopixels accordingly.…Continue
Added by Stefan Gofferje on January 3, 2017 at 5:49am — No Comments
Gaming drones are about to change. It's time for drone battles, drone racing, challenges and games. Single player or multiplayer.
Droiko is a high technology gaming micro…Continue
Added by Cactus Robotics on January 2, 2017 at 9:08am — No Comments
A continuation of this projectContinue
check out our thermal camera on one of the custom endurance builds.
We were able to improve the video quality significantly and it looks very smooth with gimbal stabilization.
It it able to show warm bodies on the ground from few hundred feet up.
We are selling this complete thermal kit…
It’s amazing how many variations of hybrid VTOL systems are already out there, and it is even more amazing to see them fly with fully functional autopilots.…Continue
XUAV (HOOAH aviation technology LTD) latest EPO FPV/Survey model is the "Clouds". Here a quick overview and unboxing video, with some comparison with their Talon flagship model.
Added by Hugues on December 29, 2016 at 12:48pm — No Comments
Here a shared review of a quite cute and tiny FPV quad, the QX90.
It was unfortunately delivered to me with a built in DSM type receiver so I could not use it with my Taranis radio.
I therefore modded the electronics with another tiny board that is incredible : it integrates a F3 flight controller with all bells…Continue
One of the most interesting uses for drones is often overlooked: producing energy.
Yes, drones can produce energy. So much so that companies like Google,…Continue
Added by noeL on December 28, 2016 at 2:50am — No Comments
First - You need a lot of light bulbs:
A friend sent me this and it seemed perfect for a little Christmas cheer.
At UAVenture we’ve been using the uLanding Lite from Aerotenna for a few months now as part of our crop spraying development work. The uLanding is a lightweight (60g), sealed radar based distance sensor…Continue
Added by Simon Wilks on December 27, 2016 at 1:53pm — No Comments
Great update from Victor Mayoral on ROS 2.0 progress and the further integration of the Dronecode/PX4 stack and ROS
ROS 2.0 native…
Added by Chris Anderson on December 27, 2016 at 8:40am — No Comments