Google Cardboard your Drone!
This is a new Android App for running a Heads Up Display on a SmartPhone using Google Cardboard glasses to hold the smart phone.
I have posted a free version on dropbox…Continue
[Updated the PCB/SCH with the latest version:
- added a diode…Continue
As we are so happy about our national football team, Drotek will offer a 5% discount on our entire store for people who sign up at euro.drotek.co before kick-off (Sunday 9 pm, French…Continue
This is a single lens spherical vision camera capable of streaming 360 x 240 degrees Field of View (FOV) video. It is optimized for drones and robotics due to its small size and weight.
The viewer can visualize the live or recorded stream as either a 3D georegistered video…Continue
As the first half of 2016 screams into the rear view mirror, sUAS News brings you sUAS Guide Issue 2. Lots of happenings in the last few weeks including the FAA finalizing the Part 107 ‘small UAS Rule’, which we will see come into effect in August this year. A great step forward to foster the growth of more commercial…Continue
Added by Gary Mortimer on July 7, 2016 at 9:34am — No Comments
Dronestagram, the first social network dedicated to aerial photography has just announced the …Continue
Here's a primer on custom geofencing with Solo, which has never been easier. It has just been released in the new 3DR Solo app for iOS and will be coming to Android…Continue
It's customary and traditional that we celebrate the addition of every 1,000 new members here and share the traffic stats. This time it's 79,000!
Despite the site being on-and-off down for nearly a week over the past two month as you can see on the right side of the traffic graph…Continue
The deal lasts only for 48 hours - do not miss the offer!
If you are upgrading your fleet to Linux-based autopilots or would like to install RTK navigation or do precision mapping - we have deals…Continue
In our setup we used North Surveying RTKite receivers together with Pixhawk flight controllers.
This is a short video with fully automatic flight of 2 drones using RTK GPS. Initial distance between drones was 2…Continue
When it's time for a drone to fly itself home, we for years settled for a a straight line back, "as the crow flies". That's obviously inadequate, since there could easily be a tree or large building in the way. So 3DR improved that with Solo, with the "Rewind" feature, which finds the…Continue
From BAE, the ultimate DIY Drone:
Ahead of this years' Farnborough International Airshow, engineers and scientists at BAE Systems and the University of Glasgow have outlined their current thinking about military…
Native support for the uAvionix PingX ADS-B receiver is now available in beta of the 3.4 code for Copter, Plane and Helicopter. Below is the procedure for loading the firmware on your Pixhawk/APM autopilot to visualize ADS-B compliant…Continue
Just for the next day -- get it while you can!
Comes with the latest 2.4 software with such features as Smart Rewind RTL, Panos,…Continue
Until now I have presented only videos with the beta version of FlightZoomer release 2. But now the final version is completed and published. The apps are…Continue
I was going to refresh my old FPV 250 racer built two years ago with an "old" Naze board and an "old" baseflight firmware. Not surprisingly, the whole firmware landscape has changed dramatically and I had to investigate quite a bit to bring me up to date with current states of affairs (lots of new firmware versions, new flight controller…Continue
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