DRL Announces US Broadcast Deals with Twitter and NBC for 2019 Season

 The Drone Racing League (DRL) has today announced two new US broadcasting deals. First, a streaming partnership with Twitter and second, a broadcast agreement with NBC and NBC Sports. Both platforms will air the 2019 DRL Allianz World Championship Season. The season premiers on Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 2pm ET on NBC and Twitter. The move to live stream […] The post DRL Announces US Broadcast Deals with Twitter and NBC for 2019 Season appeared first on DRONELIFE.  The Drone Racing League (DRL) has today announced two new US broadcasting deals. First, a streaming partnership with Twitter and second, a broadcast agreement with NBC and NBC Sports. Both platforms will air the 2019 DRL Allianz World Championship Season. The season premiers on Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 2pm ET on NBC and Twitter. The move to live stream […] The post DRL Announces US Broadcast Deals with Twitter and NBC for 2019 Season appeared first on DRONELIFE. […] Read More

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Intel’s Anil Nanduri Shares Thoughts On Passenger Drones

As GM of Intel’s drone group, Anil Nanduri has probably got one of the industry’s most exciting jobs. Intel has fingers in all sorts of drone-related pies, from Yuneec to Volocopter to Movidius, to its own drone services and Shooting Star-powered aerial light shows. Nanduri, whose role at Intel gives him leeway to establish and grow the […] The post Intel’s Anil Nanduri Shares Thoughts On Passenger Drones appeared first on DRONELIFE. As GM of Intel’s drone group, Anil Nanduri has probably got one of the industry’s most exciting jobs. Intel has fingers in all sorts of drone-related pies, from Yuneec to Volocopter to Movidius, to its own drone services and Shooting Star-powered aerial light shows. Nanduri, whose role at Intel gives him leeway to establish and grow the […] The post Intel’s Anil Nanduri Shares Thoughts On Passenger Drones appeared first on DRONELIFE. […] Read More

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Sabrewing Captures Almost $2M in VC Funding for VTOL Drone Prototype

A California startup is launching its latest drone model with a boost of funding from VC firms. Along with Idaten Ventures and other firms, Japanese VC Drone Fund is investing more than $1.8 million in Camarillo-based Sabrewing Aircraft Company – a manufacturer of vertical-take-off-and-landing cargo drones. The Drone Fund and Idaten Ventures financed the company’s […] The post Sabrewing Captures Almost $2M in VC Funding for VTOL Drone Prototype appeared first on DRONELIFE. A California startup is launching its latest drone model with a boost of funding from VC firms. Along with Idaten Ventures and other firms, Japanese VC Drone Fund is investing more than $1.8 million in Camarillo-based Sabrewing Aircraft Company – a manufacturer of vertical-take-off-and-landing cargo drones. The Drone Fund and Idaten Ventures financed the company’s […] The post Sabrewing Captures Almost $2M in VC Funding for VTOL Drone Prototype appeared first on DRONELIFE. […] Read More

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Aerodyne’s Newest Round of Investment Will Support Air Mobility with Drones

The Aerodyne Group, a leading provider of industrial drone services, is getting ready to attack the newest frontier of drone technology: air mobility.  The company announced yesterday that they have received a new influx of funding from the Japan-based Drone Fund, which they will use to expand their position in Japan and to develop new […] The post Aerodyne’s Newest Round of Investment Will Support Air Mobility with Drones appeared first on DRONELIFE. The Aerodyne Group, a leading provider of industrial drone services, is getting ready to attack the newest frontier of drone technology: air mobility.  The company announced yesterday that they have received a new influx of funding from the Japan-based Drone Fund, which they will use to expand their position in Japan and to develop new […] The post Aerodyne’s Newest Round of Investment Will Support Air Mobility with Drones appeared first on DRONELIFE. […] Read More

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Mapping Products are Getting Better and Better: SimActive’s V.8 Features Advanced Editing Tools

As the industry progresses, drone mapping tools are getting more and more sophisticated.  Canadian mapping software company SimActive has traditionally been a leader in mapping for images from satellite and airplane; now they’ve added drone images to their offering.  The latest version offers advanced editing tools to perfect the product that service providers deliver to […] The post Mapping Products are Getting Better and Better: SimActive’s V.8 Features Advanced Editing Tools appeared first on DRONELIFE. As the industry progresses, drone mapping tools are getting more and more sophisticated.  Canadian mapping software company SimActive has traditionally been a leader in mapping for images from satellite and airplane; now they’ve added drone images to their offering.  The latest version offers advanced editing tools to perfect the product that service providers deliver to […] The post Mapping Products are Getting Better and Better: SimActive’s V.8 Features Advanced Editing Tools appeared first on DRONELIFE. […] Read More

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