Should drone owners be able to fly their drones wherever and however they want to? This is the question increasingly asked by the consumer drone community as drone giant DJI tightens flying restrictions on its customers.
This was the first paragraph in an article I found here: https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/drone-pilots-are-buying-russian-software-to-hack-their-way-past-djis-no-fly-zones
A spokesman of Coptersafe, the company that sells these modifications, explains to Motherboard that is understandable that DJI takes safety measures, but those measures do not always comply with local laws. The idea for software modifications was created because the founder of Coptersafe was unable to film with his DJI in certain areas, although he had been authorized by the local authorities.
An interesting discussion I think