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DJI supports Micro Four Thirds: Drones could let you fly any lens you want

DJI supports Micro Four Thirds: Drones could let you fly any lens you want

By 13 February 2015

DJI has announced that it will be supporting the Micro Four Thirds system. This suggests a new drone from DJI may soon arrive allowing you to swap out lenses for flight. DJI has a history of supporting camera enthusiasts in aerial shots, without charging... >>

Don't want drones watching your house? Here's how to setup a no-fly zone

Don't want drones watching your house? Here's how to setup a no-fly zone

By 12 February 2015

Drones are everywhere, online and in real life, and most are packing cameras. If the thought of being watched or just the annoying noise gets to you it's time to setup a no-fly zone. The idea behind a no-fly zone is that once setup around your home no... >>

Drones for Good winner revealed: Gimball is a crash-proof drone perfect for search and rescue

Drones for Good winner revealed: Gimball is a crash-proof drone perfect for search and rescue

By 11 February 2015

Who knew drones could be useful for something other than having fun? You’ve seen drones for taking pictures. You’ve seen drones for getting access to hard-to-reach areas. You’ve seen drones for delivering stuff. You’ve seen drones for monitoring.... >>

Want to know how to build your own Millennium Falcon drone?

Want to know how to build your own Millennium Falcon drone?

By 5 February 2015

Star Wars: The Force Awakens excitement is making everyone a fan all of a sudden. It's time to show your true fandom by building your own flying Millennium Falcon. This beauty appeared on Reddit after its creator built it and uploaded a video (below)... >>

Drone delivery starts today, receive package within an hour of order

Drone delivery starts today, receive package within an hour of order

By 4 February 2015

Drone delivery could be the future of package distribution, with Amazon beginning testing of its Prime Air service in India. But first to the new way of delivering is online marketplace Alibaba. Alibaba began a trail offering its drone delivery service... >>

Attack of the drones: The best quadcopters of London Toy Fair 2015

Attack of the drones: The best quadcopters of London Toy Fair 2015

By 21 January 2015

It was patently clear that the most common theme at last year's London Toy Fair, held in January 2014, was apps. You couldn't move for toys that in some way interacted with an app on a smartphone or tablet. Strangely though, the same wasn't true about... >>

Qualcomm creates Snapdragon Cargo tank-like drone that can carry, see in 3D and drive

Qualcomm creates Snapdragon Cargo tank-like drone that can carry, see in 3D and drive

By 6 January 2015

Is the Qualcomm Snapdragon Cargo the future of drones? It looks like something NASA would send on a mission to another planet. The Snapdragon Cargo is more versatile than any drone we've seen so far. It is shaped like the outside of a tank with tracks... >>

You don't need a selfie stick when you can use the Zano nano drone instead

You don't need a selfie stick when you can use the Zano nano drone instead

By 17 December 2014

We've all seen them: happy-go-lucky tourists, with a pole in one hand and a smartphone attached to the end, stretching their arm out just take a selfie of themselves standing in front of a monument or a building or maybe event a plate of food. While a... >>

Best gifts for dad: Power tools, drones, grooming gear and more

Best gifts for dad: Power tools, drones, grooming gear and more

By 8 December 2014

They can be the toughest people to shop for, or the easiest – it's just about knowing what dads like. Gadgets are usually a good bet with power tools, flying toys, micro chargers and more all near guaranteed to keep the old man happy be it his birthday,... >>

6 best drone quadcopters to buy now: Parrot, DJI, Hubsan and more

6 best drone quadcopters to buy now: Parrot, DJI, Hubsan and more

By 1 December 2014

Drones are filling the headlines as well as the skies these days. From military drones bombing targets to amateur camera drones pestering celebrities, crashing into National Parks or shipping drugs into prisons – they're everywhere. Companies like... >>