Archive for smartphone

‘Shark Tank’ Start-Up Launches Smartphone Drone

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 02, 2015

Having landed a $1.5 million deal on ABC’s “Shark Tank,” xCraft has announced the launch of a Kickstarter campaign for the PhoneDrone Ethos, an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that allows a user’s smartphone to fly and automatically follow a subject. [Read More]

New Technology: Bring Drone Imagery Straight to PC, Smartphone

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 13, 2014

Unmanned Aerial Systems Inc. (UAS Inc.) has announced a new project to develop a software application that will downlink drone imagery to a customer's computer or smartphone. The developer has launched an Indiegogo campaign to provide funding for research and [Read More]

Company Designs UAV with Smartphone Hacking Capabilities

Posted by UAO Staff on March 21, 2014

Cybersecurity company Sensepost Research Labs has developed an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that can infiltrate smartphones and other mobile devices. The UAV, a quadcopter dubbed Snoopy, can pilfer information contained in smartphones as long as the devices have Wi-Fi enabled, [Read More]