Added by Chris Anderson on December 28, 2017 at 9:21pm — No Comments
"Donny the Drone" is voiced by Guy Pearce in this new sci-fi short featuring a modified DJI Phantom.
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 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
From a FAA alert about a bug in the Rockwell Collins autopilot that is used in many jetliners. Interesting, it's easier for them to fix the airport database that these autopilots use than the autopilot code itself, although that will be coming…Continue
Added by Chris Anderson on December 12, 2017 at 12:11am — No Comments
This is still in the prototype stage, but it's an inspiring vision of what farm drones could someday be
Impressive work by the University of Warwick, who are designing a Pixhawk-powered drone from search and rescue. Above, a test device for Pixhawk. Below, a mold for the carbon-fiber mold.
Added by Chris Anderson on December 2, 2017 at 5:36pm — No Comments
Good news from the JJRobot/MRo collaboration:
We got the Blimpduino control board ready! After 3 months of testing a bunch of sensors and polishing the design (thx for the help…Continue
Added by Chris Anderson on December 2, 2017 at 1:58pm — No Comments