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Five killed in Yemen drone strike

Five killed in Yemen drone strike

A suspected American drone in Yemen’s south has targeted a car reportedly carrying al-Qaeda fighters, killing all five passengers, Yemeni security officials said. The armed groupoverran large swathes of territory in southern Yemen in...

How to shoot amazing video from drones

How to shoot amazing video from drones

A bird’s eye camera sweeps over the green fields of Ireland, flies over the towering Cliffs of Moher and pans the ocean hundreds of feet below. It’s just like a scene in a movie....

The Pros and Cons of U.S. Drone Strikes in Iraq

The Pros and Cons of U.S. Drone Strikes in Iraq

Today, many in Washington are asking when will the U.S. send drones back to Iraq? Previously, Tucker was deputy editor for The Futurist, where he served for nine years. Unfortunately, armed drones by themselves...

Is Now the Time to Invest in Drones?

Is Now the Time to Invest in Drones?

Nearly two years after 500 Startups acquired his seed stage program, Mexican.VC, angel investor and current Facebook Product Manager David Weekly is once again betting on a tightly targeted fund. This time, he’s going...

FAA Limits Drone Innovation With Slow Lawmaking

FAA Limits Drone Innovation With Slow Lawmaking

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is limiting drones potential by failing to comeup with clear regulations, industry officials said at Bloombergs Next Big Thing Summit. If the agency was were more responsive to the...

ROUNDUP: The Week’s Hottest Articles

ROUNDUP: The Week’s Hottest Articles

It’s time for the DroneDefinition.com Weekly Round-up. Here’s the hottest articles about drones from the past week:       Earn a Drone Degree The University of North Dakota offers a very unique four-year...

Why Drones Are Too Valuable to Dismiss

Why Drones Are Too Valuable to Dismiss

No tool of war has come further in the last 25 years than drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). The Obama administration’s use of drones to attack terrorist targets has drawn scrutiny from those...

Are Flying Drones a Peeping Tom’s Dream Tool?

Are Flying Drones a Peeping Tom’s Dream Tool?

Fears are growing that helicopter drones could be used to sexually harass women and take secret photographs of them. This week, Andrea Mears, 23, was charged with assault and breach of the peace for...

Will Future FAA Rules Kill The Small Drones Market?

Will Future FAA Rules Kill The Small Drones Market?

Participants clearly identified five types of FAA regulations that would be unfavorable for their businesses, with 61% indicating they would simply not start or shutter their existing business operations if those unfavorable FAA regulations...

States not waiting for feds on drone privacy

States not waiting for feds on drone privacy

The Obama administration is far behind schedule integrating drones into the national airspace and lawmakers on Capitol Hill are struggling to move legislation governing the craft, but a dozen states already have enacted regulations...

Drones : Golf Digest

Drones : Golf Digest

Pebble Beach employs drones for aerial photography and mapping. This drone’s pilot traces a route around th course on the Google Maps-based app on his tablet screen, starting at the parking lot of the...