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UPS Showcases New Delivery Drone, Fucks It All Up

Everybody knows by now that the delivery drone ambitions of companies like FedEx and UPS amount to marketing stunts. But what happens when those...

UAE grapples with drones after halted air traffic in Dubai

Dubai: Dubai authorities are grappling with new ways of keeping the emirate's skies safe after drones halted air traffic at one of the...

Eagles trained by French army to attack, destroy drones: ‘The results...

France is experimenting with a unique tool to protect its interests against terrorism threats - golden eagles.An military base in Mont-de-Marsan is training one...

Watch a record-setting 1,000 drones take to the sky in China...

A Chinese city orchestrated a dazzling 1,000-drone performance to mark the end of the Lunar New Year.Traditionally, Chinese people celebrate the end of the...

Rubbish idea: China’s fire-breathing drones are future of garbage disposal (VIDEO)

A utility company in Xiangyang, China has reportedly developed a novel, if terrifying, solution to garbage building up on local power lines: fire breathing...

Drones Are Going to Take Over the World

In BrieftStartup Echodyne's Metamaterial Electronically Scanning Array (MESA) can detect Cessna-sized aircrafts from 1.9 miles away and small drones from up to ~0.5 miles...

The Ragtag Drone Air Force Ukraine Built to Fight Russia

Drones Get DeadlyBut surveillance drones like Fury are only half of the military equation, and in 2016, Ukraine started hunting for the other half.Antonov,...

Three injured after drone spooks horse at

SILVERTON, Colo. --Three people were run over by a horse that was apparently spooked by a low-flying drone during the annual "Skijoring" race in...

Amazon hiring 5,000 workers in U.K. despite Brexit fears

Amazon said Monday that it will hire 5,000 new employees in the U.K. this year, making it the latest elite tech firm to brush...

Company demonstrates working hoverbike

There's a surprising number of companies attempting to develop personal hovercraft. Most are working on skateboard-style hoverboards, a concept popularized in the 1989 movie...

This fire-breathing drone is having none of your rubbish

A power company in China found a novel way to eliminate trash on power lines - set it on fire.A video posted to Chinese...

President Trump … Mar-a-Lago Protected from Planes, Drones and Rockets

President Trump's Winter White House is in an aerial bubble ... with major restrictions on drones and other aircraft flying within miles of Mar-a-Lago.Drones...

Google Makes Internet Balloon ‘Breakthrough’

Google's parent company, Alphabet, says the company has made a "breakthrough" on its plans to offer Internet access to rural areas via connected balloons...

Epic Russian-made hoverbike like something out of Star Wars (VIDEO)

A Moscow-based company has successfully tested a single-seat hoverbike powered by both electricity and a hybrid battery, resembling a cross between a quadcopter and...

Amazon’s latest drone delivery idea involves parachuting parcels into your backyard

Amazon's idea for drone deliveries just keeps getting wackier.The U.S. e-commerce giant was awarded a patent earlier this week for a system in...

Amazon’s latest drone would parachute parcels into your backyard

Amazon's idea for drone deliveries just keeps getting wackier. The U.S. e-commerce giant was awarded a patent earlier this week for a...

6 military bases surrounding Nigeria as Boko Haram bombs Maiduguri again...

Looking at Nigeria and Africa as a whole, one thing is clear, the fact that there have always been internal conflict and foreign interference...

Dubai Will Have Actual People-Carrying Drones This Summer Because the Future...

This story originally appeared on time.com. It's traffic-busting technology worthy of cult 1960s cartoon family The Jetsons. The United Arab Emirates city of Dubai...

Dobby’s foldable pocket drone is the perfect mix of portability and...

Most consumer drones available on the market today fit in one of two categories: full-fledged UAVs like DJI's Inspire, Phantom or Mavic, or portable...

Dubai Will Have Drone Taxis This Summer Because the Future Is...

It's traffic-busting technology worthy of cult 1960s cartoon family The Jetsons. The United Arab Emirates city of Dubai is set to become the world's...