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Russian Company Coptersafe Is Jailbreaking DJI Drones

Current news is saturated with stories about Russia due to FBI Director Robert Mueller's investigation. While the following story isn't related to that investigation, it is related to Russia and the subject matter is legally questionable at best. For around $350, a Russian software company, named Coptersafe, will "jailbreak" your DJI drone. Once jailbroken, your DJI [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:23:29+00:00June 28th, 2017|Drone Software, Drones, Interesting, International, Modifications, WTF|Comments Off on Russian Company Coptersafe Is Jailbreaking DJI Drones

An Affordable, Light-weight Thermal Imaging Camera For Your Drone

FLIR Vue FLIR Corporation, long known for the manufacture of a broad line of electro-optical and thermal imaging systems for everyone from the Military and Law Enforcement, right down to the average smartphone user, has announced VUE. A miniature Drone Friendly version of their popular Quark line of Camera systems, the VUE provides [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:24:39+00:00July 23rd, 2015|Drone Technology, Drones, Modifications|Comments Off on An Affordable, Light-weight Thermal Imaging Camera For Your Drone

A Drone Toting A Gun, I Doubt This Is Going To Turn Out Well

In Connecticut, when Austin Haughwout recently posted a video featuring a gun toting quadcopter to YouTube. The local Fox affiliate quickly picked up on the story. If the name Austin Haughwout sounds familiar to you, it should, Austin Haughwout is "the same teen who got into a scuffle with a woman at Hammonasset State Park last [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:24:41+00:00July 21st, 2015|Drones, FPV, Modifications, New Drones, Opinion|Comments Off on A Drone Toting A Gun, I Doubt This Is Going To Turn Out Well

Are You Looking For A RTF Delivery Drone? Introducing Flytrex Sky

Various companies have their own drone delivery agendas, companies such as Amazon and Alibaba, and others have drone based Internet delivery goals, like Google and Facebook, but the reference RTF (Ready-to-Fly) delivery drone design has yet to be created. Introducing Flytrex Sky, a RTF delivery drone. The Flytrex Sky is the brainchild of Yariv Bash, [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:24:46+00:00July 14th, 2015|Drones, Modifications, New Drones|Comments Off on Are You Looking For A RTF Delivery Drone? Introducing Flytrex Sky

Drone Video: NEWINC – “Prototyping A Spray Painting Quadcopter”

Prototyping a Spray Painting Quadcopter at NEWINC // Becky Stern It's amazing what people can do with commercially off the shelf components. Wagenknecht, Moore, and Stern, a group from the all-female collective Deep Lab have been experimenting with different techniques for distributing the paint with a drone and drone art in general. The Snowden revelations and [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:24:49+00:00July 9th, 2015|DIY, Drone Videos, Drones, Modifications, New Drones|Comments Off on Drone Video: NEWINC – “Prototyping A Spray Painting Quadcopter”

Warning: Extra Nerdy – 5.8ghz FPV Mod for the Syma X5C

Syma X5C Remote Control Warning: This is about to get a little nerdier than usual. If you are interested in first-person view drone piloting but are constrained by a budget, then you may want to go down the DIY road. RC Nerd, of the aptly titled RC Nerd's Blog has got an interesting overview [...]

By |2017-08-31T15:24:56+00:00June 27th, 2015|DIY, Drone Technology, Drones, FPV, Modifications|Comments Off on Warning: Extra Nerdy – 5.8ghz FPV Mod for the Syma X5C