Testing Virtual Reality Joystick example based on IMU 10-DOF high speed sytem with APM 2.x board.
NO HOST DRIVERS needed, this work directly on any platform!
This example will be available on the URUS github repo, right now we have pushed 70% code. We hope to push it on the next week.
We have opened a gitter channel for developers…Continue
Added by hiroshi takey on December 30, 2017 at 11:22am — No Comments
In, this video, I test and review the most powerful LED flashlight that exist on the market right now : the IMALENT DX80,
also known as "The End of Darkness", producing an insane 32.000 Lumens !
This flashlight contains its own battery pack (4S2P). Its reflector is designed to be both a good…Continue
Added by Chris Anderson on December 28, 2017 at 9:21pm — No Comments
A few of our engineers from UgCS team recently built a project in their off-time that we thought some of you might be interested in seeing.
Since kids having lots of Lego bricks can cause somewhat of a chaos, the guys from our team have built an automated lego sorter to deal with this problem. It uses a vibratory bowl feeder and an artificial…
"Donny the Drone" is voiced by Guy Pearce in this new sci-fi short featuring a modified DJI Phantom.
Hello everyone! It’s been a while since I write a blog post here!
In this post I will explain about a very cool robotics project I did last year. This project is as cool as it sounds: making a drone follow a roomba using computer vision!
This has been done before and for sure someone has posted their on solution here, I…Continue
We have been trying to achieve this goal for a long time. Two years ago we do a flight of 3 hours and 10 minutes with very early model, and our next goal was 4 hours but the guys of Skyfront published a record of 4 hours and 34 minutes. Now we are super happy to announce that we have surpassed this record!!!
We think it is…Continue
On November 26, 2017, FMS Tour Kaohsiung Station was successfully held in Tainan Kaohsiung Aviation Education Exhibition Hall! This event is jointly sponsored by FMS, Feiyun model, Kaohsiung Remote Sports Association, ZTW, Ge Ruipu, micro-beans sports and other units.
The ultra-popular activities have received the full support of Taiwan’s six model aircraft associations. Kaohsiung’s ZF and Tourism Bureau also called for live events. More than 500 model friends,…Continue
Added by FMS RC airplane on December 25, 2017 at 7:00pm — No Comments
We are pleased to announce Emlid Edge drone controllers are in stock! The time has come to get your drone and your action camera prepared for flight!…Continue
Hi everybody, this is my last short tutorial for setting up a Raspberry Pi as Companion PC.
That is easy stuff for experts, but definitely something I would have appreciated when I started.
Crazy good deal on the best autopilot for small drones and rovers. This deal won't last long. Free shipping for Prime members.
Includes GPS, power module, 8-channel servo rail expander for planes and designed for latest Dronecode/PX4 and…Continue
The commission just levied a $180,000 fine on a company in Florida for selling…Continue
We'd like to update you on what's happening with our universal adapter for DJI cameras (see here for more info in case you've missed it).
While developing our tethered drone system AirMast, we've also put work into designing a…
Last year at this time, I reflected back on the news and trends of the commercial drone markets of 2016 and wrote about the mixed state of affairs ahead for 2017. Throughout the year, I offered my perspective on how the drone industry was still motivated by hype and how…Continue
Added by Colin Snow on December 19, 2017 at 10:42am — No Comments
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Originally developed as an MAV flight simulator, Microsoft's AirSim program recently added the ability to drive a simulated car. Although my own interests lie on the MAV side, students in my recent AI / Deep Learning…Continue
What is MAAXX Europe?
MAAXX challenges competitors to design, build and race autonomous drones against each other. The rules…Continue
Added by Miles Isted s'Jacob on December 18, 2017 at 4:03am — No Comments
At the just-concluded GUSC Unmanned Systems Conference & Expo, ZIYAN released the "PARUS ", the smallest high-performance intelligent electric unmanned helicopter in the country, arousing great concern in the industry. PARUS will surely bring about a revolutionary application in the industry with its most cutting-edge…Continue
We are happy to announce the release of PX4 v1.7.0, this version comes packed with performance and quality of life improvements. With 1840 commits with the help of 76 authors and hundreds of flight hours across all of our certified hardware, this is the biggest release of PX4 to date.
This release couldn’t have happened without the help of our supporting members,…Continue
Added by Chris Anderson on December 17, 2017 at 4:00pm — No Comments
In the past, local authorities have complained about the irresponsible use of UAVs and issued a plea to drone hobbyists to keep their drones grounded as they can cause major delays and problems in firefighting operations. However, the responsible use of this technology can play a large part in fire departments as drones can be a powerful tool to reduce hazards to life…Continue
Added by Jet Flora on December 15, 2017 at 6:30pm — No Comments