In a robot lab at TEDGlobal, Raffaello D’Andrea demos his flying quadcopters – robots that think like athletes, solving problems with algorithms.
Although I do think this is extremely cool, it did make me think about the sinister side of drone use. With Drones becoming ever more affordable to the general public, you have to question the privacy issues this will cause when you have someone attaching a camera to it (let alone a machine gun).
The Flying Eyes HX3 Drone is by far the coolest Drone I’ve seen to date. With a weight of 3.1 pounds and a capability of carring up to 4.4 pounds, Yuneec Aviation Technology say that with a payload attached, the copter can fly between 45 and 90 minutes – extremely impressive figures for a Drone. Although … Continue reading The Flying Eyes HX3 Drone launches later this year
Drones are a hotly debated topic right now, from spying on people to delivering packages for Amazon. But TheDmel seem to have taken it to a new level – dropping a beat and choreographing a handful of drones to dance a long – time well spend in my humble opinion.