UPS experimenting with delivery drones, set to challenge Amazon's Prime Air.
Full article here:UPS…
Could be fun to see and control fpv screen and apm screen and other input at the same time ?
A Taiwan-based nonprofit R&D organization announced Wednesday a virtual display that allows users to control virtual keyboards and touchscreens that float out in front of users.
The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) said…Continue
Castle Creations is introducing the QuadPack 35. This pack of four 35-amp multi-rotor ESCs is equipped with three (3) ESCs without a BEC and one (1) with a BEC*. Each ESC has optimized firmware specifically designed for quadcopter and other multi-rotor platforms. Refresh rates up to…Continue
Hi all !!
I wish to let Canada’s East Coast Quadcopter hobbyist that we got 11 of the blade 350 qx on their way
will be in stock after the weekend.
BNF $439.99 + Tax.
RTF $489.99 + Tax.
Free Shipping In Canada.
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A simple, cheap infrared camera which can measure plant health -- for geek gardeners, farmers, and open source DIY scientists.
Infragram is a simple, affordable near-infrared camera produced by the Public Laboratory community in…Continue
Unmanned aircraft have proved their prowess against al Qaeda. Now they’re poised to take off on the home front. Possible missions: patrolling borders, tracking perps, dusting crops. And maybe watching us all?…Continue
Capture all the action with the new MHD Action Camera from Monoprice!
The MHD boasts a…
I finally managed to get access to a decent camera on a day with good weather! The following video is mostly demonstrating the quadrotors stability under the new four-state Kalman filter I have implemented, that estimates both the current pitch/roll and two gyroscope biases. Most of the flight is hands-off, with the…
Not quite a drone but for only $39.99 you can get your r/c water cannon Helicopter
Added by Paul on December 6, 2012 at 7:00pm — No Comments
The award went to the World Wildlife Foundation for:
"Remote aerial survey systems, wildlife tagging technology and ranger patrolling guided by analytical software like the Spatial Monitoring and Reporting Tool (SMART) will be integrated to increase the detection and deterrence of…
The secret of photosynthesis
Two researchers at the ANU have used computer modelling to discover a natural method of producing cheap and limitless hydrogen. The chemists have identified the molecular process by which plants photosynthesise, that is, use light to convert carbon dioxide and water into sugar.
Down from original model's price of $399.
Found this on Gizmodo
It’s codenamed FishPi, and I’m already hungry. It’s going to consist of a Raspberry Pi…
Kyle Gluesenkamp from the School's mechanical engineering department, hand-cranking and pedaling like his life depended on it, managed to keep the huge quad-rotor craft aloft for 50 seconds, an impressive new world record that's currently awaiting validation by the National Aeronautic Association (NAA).
My Distributor tell's me that the Easy Star II is in there system ready for some back orders.
Found this on Boca Bearings monthly Innovation Competition.
A Slashdot user aesoteric writes "Australia's top miners have opened a new front in their march to automation, flying unmanned aerial vehicles in increasing numbers at remote sites across the country. They've been used to inspect a fire-damaged oil rig, perform aerial photography and stockpile surveys.
There is also a trend towards non U.S.-built UAVs, due to the lag in receiving export approvals for the aircraft and spare parts."…Continue
Added by Paul on May 29, 2012 at 4:00am — No Comments
It’s about the size of a smartphone and about as powerful. It comes with Android 2.3
pre-installed, They’re taking pre-orders and expect to ship in July.