Very nice work by Ioannis Kedros here. It's an APM-compatible PDB that allows for all sorts of copter configurations, from X and + to Tri and even "spider". Here's more (via …Continue
OMG. Turbine-powered quadcopter test flight -- next to a road. Love the car that pulls up to gawk at the end
GoBot is a new robot-control applications interface using the Go programming language, including support for 3DR copters and others using MAVLink.
Gobot has a extensible system for connecting to hardware devices. The following…
This is good news for Bay Area drone research! From Business Week:
Google Inc. has agreed to a $1.2 billion lease of NASA’s Moffett Field airfield in California…
Nice post over at sUAS News:
The rain has finally subsided so I went out to the RC field for some quadcopter fiddling and testing.
The below video shows a quick demonstration of the Region Of Interest (ROI) function of…
From Technology Review:
There isn’t much space between your ears, but what’s in there can do many things that a computer of the same size never could. Your brain is also vastly more energy efficient at interpreting the world visually or…
Scientists who study wild animals want to get as close as possible to their subjects without stressing them out or disrupting their natural behaviors. One possible solution: remote-controlled rovers.
In a new study, Yvon Le Maho of the University of Strasbourg in…
Interesting new job listing at the New American Foundation:
New America’s International Security Program (ISP) is looking for a Project Manager to join our team in Washington, D.C. to support our efforts to create a primer on the…