The rise of drone crime and how cops can stop it

It was supposed to be an easy $1,000 job. All 25-year-old Jorge Edwin Rivera had to do was pilot a drone carrying a lunchbox filled with 13 pounds of methamphetamine, from...

One last time over Georgia

Camera drones have transformed the world of photography by making it cheap and (relatively) safe to take aerial images. But as security and privacy fears have mounted, new laws have begun...

DJI Launches Privacy Mode For Drone Operators To Fly Without Internet Data Transfer

DJI, the world’s leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, today launched a new Local Data Mode that stops internet traffic to and from its DJI Pilot app, in order...

North Dakota, one of the nation’s most rural states, is leading in an emerging...

North Dakota’s windswept prairie and farmers’ fields are turning out an unusual crop: Drones.One of the nation's most rural states, North Dakota has quickly become one of the leading spaces for...

Drone footage shows devastation caused by California fire

Video footage shows the charred ruins of hundreds of homes in Coffey Park, Santa Rosa, after one of the deadliest fire days in California's history. Several people have died in fires...

To Protect Drone Combat, Aerial Sports League Fought Calif. Legislature

In the heart of San Francisco, thousands of spectators frequently pack themselves into Aerial Sports League events, eager to see what all the buzz is about. The buzz, in this case,...

County officials talk drone applications in state

Presenters talked to county officials about what benefits drones could bring to their entities during the North Dakota Association of Counties conference.The talk, “Taking Flight: Drone Applications for Public Safety and...

The Bio-Inspired SpiderMAV Drone Weaves Webs for Stability

Remember the S-MAD drone, an unmanned aerial vehicle capable of mimicking a bird’s perch on vertical surfaces? Or the more directly-named Bionic Bird drone? These biomimetic drones take their inspiration from...

How drones could be ‘lifesaving’ in an emergency

They are devastating events that we're too familiar with: a mass shooter critically wounds victims. A tornado sweeps through a small town, harming dozens. Or a train or plane accident leaves...

Rapid growth of drone use requires new law, experts say

A video clip posted on Facebook recently, showing a drone flying what is described as ‘dangerously close’ to a group of people in Limassol is an example of growing concern over...