Google Is Set To Offer 5G Internet Via Solar Drones

Google has been working on a top secret project, with the same team that brought us Project Loon involved. Project Skybender was designed to deliver 5G internet through solar drones; it gets more complicated than that, obviously, as Mountain View has supposedly been experimenting with millimeter wave-based Internet in Virgin Galactic’s Gateway to

The New FAA Commercial Drone Rules Are Out

The commercial drone world has been chewing its nails in waiting for the FAA to issue regulations applicable to commercial drone operations, and there’s a leaked copy of a summary of the new Part 107 drone rules to be read – thanks to Peter Sachs. Although FAA has shut

The Easy Way Of Tuning A Quadcopter PID Loop

If you’re looking to get your hands on a PID tuning guide, that might mean that you’re just learning to fl your quadcopter. If it’s not as maneuverable as expected you’re toy might need some tweaking, but it’s not as easy as it may seem. Multi-rotor devices will have different components that allow for

The Syma X5SW Quadcopter Has Landed

The Syma X5SW promises to deliver everything you could ever want in an affordable quadcopter. It features built-in HD camera, Wi-Fi transmission in real time, Android and Apple ISO apps, as well as stability and ease of use. A LiPo 3.7V 500 mAh battery was designed to power this drone up, resulting in

Mountain Dew Embraces Drone Racing With Discovery Channel Event

PepsiCo’s Mountain Dew soda has been supporting live sporting contests organized by the NFL, Major League Baseball and the NBA for years now, and things are about to go in a different direction. eSports, or video game competitions, have gained some serious popularity lately, with drone racing being the

DRONES FLY AT AMERICA’S GOT TALENT

America’s Got Talent’s is one TV show that always surprises its viewers, as well as the judges, and this latest piece of creativity supports that statement. Multiple drones graced the stage, as Japanese multimedia dance troupe Elevenplay used drones and lights to create a stunning visual performance. don’t jusst take

Brexit Will Not Affect The European Drone Advancements

There are some touch time ahead for Britain, and indeed the rest of the world. UK citizens have voted to leave the European Union, and this is bound to have some effect on commerce and, probably, the drone market. Although said dynamic environment has seen rapid gains in recent months, things

The Nissan GT-R Drone Lives Up To Its Name

All shall agree that the Nissan GT-R is one of the greatest vehicles to touch pavement in latest years. With that in mind, for the company to commission a special drone, capable of keeping pace with the high-performance GT-R, will make anyone’s day at the racetrack. The Nissan GT-R Drone was

Drones Capture The Reality Of Social Differences

This new project was dubbed “Unequal Scenes”, with Cape Town-based photographer Johnny Miller delivering some marvelous and probably unexpected results. We, people, refuse to acknowledge the social differences keeping us apart; but, sometimes, the truth will shall reveal itself when no one expects it. The aforementioned photographer made use of a

FAA Will Allow U.S. Commercial Drones

The FAA has taken its sweet time developing this set of rules; since 2012 they’ve been working on allowing everyone to benefit from small unmanned aircraft systems, for governmental and commercial purposes. As such FAA’s full set of rules has finally been completed by publishing Part 107 of Chapter 14 of the Code of Federal