Monthly Archives: August 2014


Startup Has a Higher Purpose for Drones

Startup Has a Higher Purpose for drones in Funding a Flight School: The motivation for a Kickstarter campaign that San Diego-based Spark Aerial began last week is made almost comically manifest following a short introduction that includes some spectacular outdoor video shot from remotely operated drones. It is a compilation […]


Commercial use of unmanned aerial vehicles take off

Commercial use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) is an emerging line of business in China, set to be worth billions of yuan within a few years as more companies show interest in entering the market, with a Shenzhen-based UAV company having posted explosive growth since its establishment in 2006, Guangzhou’s […]


Protecting Wildlife With UAV’s

a New Hampshire-based designer and builder of UAV’s is helping a South African game preserve protecting wildlife and the white rhino using a multirotor UAV. The second largest land mammal on earth, the majestic white rhino is under siege by poachers looking to make big money selling its highly coveted […]


3D Printed Sports Drone Ready for Take-off

3D Printed Sports Drone Ready for Take-off : UAV start-up company, Helico, has successfully introduced AirDog, the world’s first automated drone designed to track and video outdoor sports and activities, using Stratasys 3D printing technology. Aimed primarily at the consumer markets via a wrist-worn tracking device and accommodates a standard […]