Parrot subsidiary AIRINOV, which specializes in agricultural services using drones, is reporting the results of a three-year study conducted with French farming cooperative OCEALIA. AIRINOV offers farmers measuring and agronomic recommendation services using drones to support the fertilization of wheat [Read More]
Creative-computing company Tynker is rolling out a new U.K. school curriculum that includes a course on drone programming, which will be executed in partnership with Parrot. Besides the new drone course, the new curriculum – to be offered for the [Read More]
As of the end of the fourth quarter of 2016, Parrot has reported revenues of around EUR 85 million, which is below its target of around EUR 100 million, as announced at the end of November. In turn, as part [Read More]
Parrot and Pix4D have created an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) hardware-software solution designed specifically for the real estate marketing industry. According to the companies, the Bebop 2 Real Estate Edition combines Parrot’s Bebop 2 drone with Pix4D software. The system [Read More]
Parrot Air Support, Parrot’s dedicated new subsidiary that uses drones to offer 2D and 3D imaging solutions for the real estate and construction industry, is presenting two new services developed jointly with online and mobile real estate company Explorimmo. First, [Read More]
Parrot has now incorporated a follow-me mode into its Parrot Bebop 2 unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). According to the company, the new feature (within the FreeFlight Pro app) combines visual tracking with a smartphone’s GPS and barometer. Available only on [Read More]
Paris-based consumer drone company Parrot, citing the recent acceleration of the reduction in prices for the mid-end segment of the consumer drone market, has revised its growth targets for the year. The company, which says its sales have been impacted, [Read More]
Parrot has introduced an open development kit for the design of advanced applications for autonomous navigation, obstacle avoidance, indoor navigation and 3D mapping for drones and other robotic platforms. According to the company, the Parrot S.L.A.M.dunk integrates advanced software applications [Read More]
Available starting next month for $1,299, the Disco drone comes with a first-person-view headset, Parrot Cockpitglasses, for streaming live footage.
Neurala – a Boston-based software company that focuses on making robots, drones, consumer electronics, toys and smart devices more intelligent – has released a new version of its Selfie Dronie flight app, which uses artificial intelligence and deep learning. The [Read More]
In an effort to encourage science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education, Edtech company Workbench has partnered with Parrot to create an online education community dedicated to drones and robots. The Parrot Education Community will allow users to share programs, [Read More]
Comprising DJI, 3DR, Parrot and GoPro, the D.C.-based group is all about “advocacy and education” for small unmanned aircraft systems.
Three major consumer unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) manufacturers, as well as GoPro, recently left the Small UAV Coalition and have now established their own group, the Drone Manufacturers Alliance. GoPro, which is expected to release its new Karma drone this [Read More]
Pix4D says it has launched its first agriculture-dedicated software, Pix4Dmapper Ag, in conjunction with Parrot’s new multispectral Sequoia sensor, offered by MicaSense. According to Pix4D, farmers and agronomists can convert multispectral images into agriculture-specific maps for better crop management and [Read More]
Parrot has unveiled the final prototype of its new “Disco” unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), what the Paris-based company says will be the first ready-to-fly, fixed-wing drone. Parrot introduced Disco at the Consumer Technology Association’s CES 2016. According to a company [Read More]
Neurala, a Boston-based robotics company, has released the Neurala Selfie Dronie, an app that the company says makes creating video selfies and dronies significantly easier. The software, compatible with the Parrot Bebop and Bebop 2 drones, uses advanced artificial intelligence, [Read More]