Drone Racing League (DRL) Introduces “Drone Games”

Drone Racing League (DRL) Introduces “Drone Games”

The Drone Racing League (DRL) has come a long way in the past two years, from ramping up funding for its second season and setting a Guinness World Record for the fastest drone, to deciding on having its upcoming championship finale in Saudi Arabia. The DRL keeps pushing things forward. Most recently, it conceived of […]

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Drone Search Used To Rescue Lost Woman in North Carolina

Drone Search Used To Rescue Lost Woman in North Carolina

Drones have once again demonstrated life-saving capabilities after North Carolina rescuers found a missing woman from the sky, as reported by WFYM News. On Sunday, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office began a search for an 81-year-old Mary Brown lost in a North Carolina cornfield. The search radius included rough rural terrain and impenetrable corn fields, prompting […]

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IDRA Offers Insurance To Events!

IDRA Offers Insurance To Events!

The International Drone Racing Association (IDRA) has announced that drone events are now eligible to apply for event liability insurance. After using IDRA’s semi-professional series, 2017 Challengers Cup, as an opportunity to test the liability insurance with partnered event organizers, the company is motivated and excited to expand the coverage to other drone related events […]

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Slaughterbots? Are We In The Dystopian Future of Autonomous Killer Drones?

Slaughterbots? Are We In The Dystopian Future of Autonomous Killer Drones?

A graphic new video posits a very scary future in which swarms of killer micro-drones are dispatched to kill political activists and US lawmakers. Armed with explosive charges, the palm-sized quad-copters use real-time data mining and artificial intelligence to find and kill their targets. Could this be the future?  We hope not, but it is something […]

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