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Fighting Renegade Drones With Cintel Powered Drone Swarms

As useful as drones are, there is a lot of potential for misuse. It's this potential that is driving companies like Cintel to develop new counter drone technologies. Competition in the counter drone technology space is both fierce and diverse (we've seen everything from falcons to air cannons). Cintel believes the best way to stop [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:23:32-08:00May 31st, 2017|Anti-drone Technology, Drone Security, Drones|Comments Off on Fighting Renegade Drones With Cintel Powered Drone Swarms

Eagles In Turkey Used To Stop Drones

Juvenile Bonelli's Eagle More news on the anti-drone technology front and yet again, the solution to rogue drones is an "organic" one. Now, Turkey is using eagles to stop drones. Just like in Amsterdam, birds of prey in Turkey have proved to be adept at taking down DJI Phantom sized drones. The threat [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:23:42-08:00March 27th, 2016|Anti-drone Technology, Drones, Police|Comments Off on Eagles In Turkey Used To Stop Drones

MTU’s Drone Fired Net Stops Rogue Drones

There are a variety of anti-drone solutions already in market, and it seems like a new one is announced everyday. This latest anti-drone solution comes from Michigan Technological University. Similar to the SkyWall, this solution from the Michigan based team fires a net. However, unlike the SkyWall, this solution is deployed not from the ground but [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:23:42-08:00March 27th, 2016|Anti-drone Technology, Drones|Comments Off on MTU’s Drone Fired Net Stops Rogue Drones

$40 Hack Takes Down $30,000 First Responder Drone

First responders should be paying particular attention to this story. Mr. Nils Rodday, a security researcher recently announced a method for hacking a $30,000 drone designed to be used by police and firefighters. That's bad news. The fact that Mr. Rodday's hack works from up to a mile away and requires just about $40 worth [...]

By |2016-03-16T22:18:12-08:00March 25th, 2016|Anti-drone Technology, Drones, Fire Department, First Responder, Homeland Security, Police|Comments Off on $40 Hack Takes Down $30,000 First Responder Drone

Fighting Rogue Drones One Eagle At A Time

Dutch police woman regulates traffic at NSS, Credit: Wikimedia Commons In "organic" anti-drone technology news, the Dutch National Police have decided that the most effective anti-drone option available to them is to train eagles to take down rogue drones. No matter how many regulations are put in place, drones are cheap enough now that [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:23:44-08:00March 24th, 2016|Anti-drone Technology, Drones|Comments Off on Fighting Rogue Drones One Eagle At A Time