Uptake of drones in the power and utilities sector: report
Digital transformation, remote monitoring and optimizing operational costs to drive drone revenues to US$515 million by 2030.
Uber tests drone food delivery, launches new autonomous SUV
Says the service should decrease food delivery times.
Saudi Arabia says its oil infrastructure attacked by drones
Yemen’s Houthi rebels sending a message to the Sunni power, “…stop your aggression.”
FLIR Systems to acquire Endeavor Robotics
Endeavor is a developer of battle-tested, tactical unmanned ground vehicles for the global military, public safety and critical infrastructure markets.
Experimental plane flies silently, may lead to quiet drones [WATCH]
The craft generates thrust by applying a strong electric field to the air, a process called “ionic wind.”
Drones to cloud computing: Russian cyber hack wish list
Fancy Bear hackers exploited US national vulnerability in cybersecurity: poorly protected e-mail.
Put more faith in innovators to spur tech breakthroughs
Government role should be to ensure intellectual property rights are protected.
Liberals to dole out $2.1 billion to unclog trade, border bottlenecks
Money is part of $10.1 billion in planned spending over the next 11 years on trade and transportation corridor projects.
Chinese online retailer developing one ton delivery drones
A response to the challenge of expanding to rural areas where distances and delivery costs rise.
Bat Bot: the new flying bat-like drone [VIDEO]
Prototype could more safely get into disaster sites and scope out construction zones than bulky drones with spinning rotors.
Amazon invests big money to boost fulfillment processes
Online retailer increased spending on its distribution network by 35% between April and June to $3.88 billion.
Aerospace firm successfully tests solar powered aircraft
Luminati Aerospace wants to build a fleet of drones to provide aerial internet service for up to 4 billion people worldwide.
France to deploy anti-drone technology to protect Euro 2016
No-fly zones will be declared over all 10 stadiums as well as training grounds for the 24 teams.
New vistas open up at small businesses that use drones
A cheaper, faster and safer way to make inspections and take photos and videos.
Drone collides with passenger jet in UK
Plane landed safely, cleared to fly again after inspection.