Available starting next month for $1,299, the Disco drone comes with a first-person-view headset, Parrot Cockpitglasses, for streaming live footage.
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]
DJI is joining Ford Motor Co. and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on Sunday to host its annual SDK Challenge, which is taking place at the Federal Aviation Administration-designated drone test site at Griffiss International Airport in Rome, N.Y. [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]
PrecisionHawk, a terrestrial data acquisition and analysis company, and Skyward, a provider of an operations management platform for commercial drones, have come together to provide what they say is a full-service drone platform for commercial customers. According to a joint [Read More]
The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) has awarded a contract to Berkeley, Calif.-based drone company 3D Robotics (3DR) for up to 40 small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), which the department says will be used for myriad applications. According to [Read More]