A Taiwanese start-up is shining a new light into the dark quagmire of anemic drone flight time by harnessing sunlight. SolarDrone, a research project of National Taiwan University, has developed a solar-powered quadcopter the start-up claims will extend flight time from the usual limitation of around 30 minutes to several hours using photovoltaic cells “We […]
Yuneec is demonstrating its drive to stay competitive in the cutthroat drone manufacturing space, introducing two new product lines and the next generation of the Typhoon H Plus commercial offering at CES 2018. The company has introduced a fixed wing, Firebird FPV drone and a racing drone, the HD Racer. “The category expansion and product […]
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Intel did not disappoint the audience at CES 2018. During his opening keynote speech, CEO Brian Krzanich showed off Intel technology with everything from a weird and wonderful “digital band” to their now-signature Shooting Star light show (new and improved for indoor use – and setting a Guinness Book world record for the most drones […]
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Inspection drones have come a long way over the past few years with applications in infrastructure, construction, energy and mining. So, it’s no surprise that UAV technology is soaring into a new sector – mold and water-damage inspection. Last week, Miami Mold Specialists announced the launch of a new drone-inspection service dedicated to infrared inspection. […]
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With the drone mitigation (or anti-drone) market expect to grow to a billion-dollar industry within six years, start-ups are riding the wave and Australia (known for amazing surfing venues) is no exception, says DroneShield Chairman Peter James. “While drones themselves are a market, drone detection and countermeasure is the emerging market and that’s the one we’re in,” […]
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