• ESPN Adds Drone Racing to Its Summer Schedule

    ESPN Adds Drone Racing to Its Summer Schedule

    The International Drone Racing Association and ESPN on Wednesday announced a multiyear international media distribution deal.National Drone Racing Championships, which will be held on Governors Island in New York City this summer.
  • Walmart Tests 2-Day Subscription Shipping

    Walmart Tests 2-Day Subscription Shipping

    Subscribers will get more than a million items, including the most commonly purchased items on Walmart.com, delivered to their door in two days or fewer, Walmart spokesperson Bao Nguyen said.
  • FAA's Commercial Drone Rule Opens Business Opportunities

    FAA's Commercial Drone Rule Opens Business Opportunities

    That is, once a business owner finds a certified drone pilot.While the new rule does not specifically address privacy concerns, the FAA is launching a privacy education campaign for all drone users.
  • UK Greenlights Amazon's Drone Delivery Tests

    UK Greenlights Amazon's Drone Delivery Tests

    regulators for years for permission to test package delivery with aerial drones, last week announced a new partnership with the UK government to launch a pilot program there.The deal moves the company closer to its goal of delivering packages in 30 minutes or less to customers in the UK and other parts of the world, he noted.
  • Amazon Prime Air Zips Through British Countryside

    Amazon Prime Air Zips Through British Countryside

    There are dozens of major commercial airports across America, and considering its history of aviation-related security issues, management of commercial drones is much more challenging.55 pounds and 55 pounds, as several safety incidents have occurred with drones flying into commercial airspace or other restricted areas.
  • Softbank Pumps $1B Into Global Web Access Race

    Softbank Pumps $1B Into Global Web Access Race

    Softbank has cut a check for US$1 billion to OneWeb, which plans to build a constellation of satellites to provide Internet access to underserved parts of the world, the companies announced Monday.The company plans to start with a fleet of 750 satellites.
  • As small as a soda can, DJI’s Spark is its most portable drone ever

    As small as a soda can, DJI’s Spark is its most portable drone ever

    Putting months of rumors and speculation to rest, DJI — the undisputed king of drone world — finally unveiled its much-anticipated Spark drone to the world today at a press event in New York City.6 inches wide and long, the Spark is easily the most compact and portable drone in DJI’s product lineup — but don’t let its diminutive size fool you.
  • The Best Drones of 2017

    The Best Drones of 2017

    We've tested many of the ready-to-fly models on the market to determine what's important to look for, and the best models available.The DJI Phantom 3 Standard is our favorite budget model, and while it doesn't support 4K capture, its 2.
  • Drone Mapping Data Changes Business Economics

    Drone Mapping Data Changes Business Economics

    In this eye-opening webinar, top experts offer insight on how ransomware is created, how it is dis Drone mapping data can dramatically impact the profitability of certain businesses.Have you considered how your company might use drone mapping data in business apps to deliver new value to your customers?