Eric Cheng, an underwater and drone photographer and former director of aerial imaging for DJI, has joined the advisory board of Portland-based Skyward, a provider of an operations management platform for commercial drone users. Recently, Skyward’s Rebecca Wilson sat down [Read More]


Domino’s Pizza Enterprises Ltd. (DPE) and Reno, Nev.-base drone company Flirtey have partnered to create what they say is the first commercial pizza-by-drone delivery model. The two companies exhibited the first stage of their partnership with a demonstration of pizza [Read More]

San Carlos, Calif.-based PRENAV has raised $6.5 million in seed financing from investor Crosslink Capital, along with Haystack, Liquid 2 Ventures and WI Harper Group. These organizations join existing investors Pear Ventures, Toivo Annus and a number of others. PRENAV [Read More]

The Sky Guys Ltd., an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) company based in Toronto, Ontario, and Cambridge House International, a Canadian trade show producer, are hosting the International UAV Show in Toronto on Dec. 6-7. Located at the Enercare Center in [Read More]

PowerEgg – PowerVision Technology Group’s first consumer drone, an egg-shaped unmanned aircraft system (UAS) with gesture recognition – is now available for global pre-order. According to the company, the one-handed PowerEgg Maestro remote control has motion-sensing capabilities, allowing users to interact with [Read More]

DroneDeploy, a San Francisco-based provider of a cloud software platform for commercial drones, has raised $20 million in Series B financing, led by Scale Venture Partners. The company says its total funding has now reached $31 million. Silicon Valley-based Scale [Read More]

SkySpecs, an Ann Arbor, Mich.-based provider of autonomous drones for the inspection of wind turbines, has received a small-business voucher (SBV) from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) office of energy efficiency and renewable energy, according to an announcement from [Read More]

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