Author: Sonam Chodron


Made in Space: Archinaut

Space exploration just got more interesting with 3D printing. What? You can even 3D print in space? Yes, you heard it right. Made in Space, founded by Aaron Kemmer, Jason Dunn, Mike Chen and Michael Snyder in August 2010, has just made history by successfully using a special 3D printer in extreme, space-like conditions.


DJI and Epson Forge AR Goggles

The Moverio BT-300 glasses comes with head-tracking sensors which can be used to provide drone pilots with a transparent 360-degree view via its silicon-based OLED digital display. Pilots will be able to view video footage streamed from a drone’s camera and read flight data on the OLED display.


Missing Hiker Body Found by Drone Pilot

It was a sad day in Utah when drone technology met humanity one weekend in Little Cottonwood Canyon. Seventeen-year-old teenage boy, James Wade, went missing after he went hiking with his family on Saturday afternoon at the Lisa Falls area.


DJI Arena Now Officially Open

Earlier this month, we blogged that drone giant DJI unveiled a drone arena in South Korea here. Well, the 15000 square-foot arena is now open to the public and drone enthusiasts of all levels are welcome. Located in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province, DJI Arena features an adjustable LED-lit training circuit…


Life-Saving Drones in Madagascar

Around the world, millions of people still live in remote villages. With no easy access to basic healthcare. With neither roads nor transport to seek medical healthcare. With no way to get the medical supplies or treatment needed for simple problems like cough or flu. Imagine if there is a quick and easy way to solve these issues.


‘Elevate Yourself’ and Win a DJI Phantom 4

If you are a creative aerial photographer looking to get a ‘free’ DJI Phantom 4, there is still time. This year, SkyPixel has launched an aerial photography contest titled ‘Elevate Yourself’ dedicated to the area of sports. Submissions started on July 27, 2016 and will end on August 31, 2016…


Taking Dronie to Higher Heights … or Countries

Drones have been used for numerous tasks, from simple tasks like delivering food or packages to tracking illegal poachers. There seems to be no curbing what the ever-versatile drone — with the help of ingenious inventors — can do.


Drone Wars: DJI vs Yuneec

Uh-oh! Too many copycats have finally got to DJI founder and CEO Frank Wang. For the uninitiated, DJI is a Chinese technology company founded in 2006 by Frank Wang that manufactures commercial and recreational unmanned aerial...


Intel New Guinness World Record: Drone 100

Nothing beats an aurora borealis display in the sky. However, on 4 November 2015, Intel in collaboration with Ars Electronica Futurelab came very close when they set a new…

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