Popular RC camera brand RunCam has just released two new mini FPV cameras — the Swift Mini and RunCam 3. Both cameras are compact and light and ideal for small RC vehicles such as mini FPV racers. They are expected to be available soon at GearBest.
Ever since industrial drones started making inroads into firefighting, they have largely been used to put out fires. Companies such as Lockheed Martin have developed drones that can be used to drop water on fire but a company in China has recently found a new and novel way of using drones — by using them to start fires.
GearBest is currently having a sales campaign for land and air RC toys. Popular models such as the Ideafly Grasshopper F210 and FuriBee F90 are up for grabs at highly attractive discounts. Besides drones there is also a wide variety of other toys such as RC cars, excavators and accessories such as transmitters.
The city of Dubai has announced plans to use EHang 184 passenger-carrying drones as an alternative form of transportation to ease traffic congestion along its roads. Mattar al-Tayer — head of Dubai’s Roads & Transportation Agency, said the drone would begin operations by July.
More than a year after the release of the Q202, WLToys has decided to take another stab at producing triphibious drones. Enter the Q353 — the company’s latest toy drone that can travel in the air, on land and on water.
Sales of GoPro drones continue to disappoint shareholders as the company missed another sales target in the last quarter of 2016. After having to recall the Karma drone during the third quarter – after having been on the market for just three weeks…
The inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States provided a chance to put its anti-drone technology into action. After a year of planning, security experts were relieved to have pulled off a seamless operation…
Remember how Mr. Miyagi caught flies using chopsticks in Karate Kid and how swift and precise he was? Well, the Pentagon’s research wing — DARPA, now has an apparatus that in some ways mimics Mr. Miyagi’s fly catching skills.
Syma recently unveiled a whole new range of toy quadcopters aimed at the sub-$100 price segment. The new lineup includes an update to its X9 Explorers “flying car” — the new X19W and a range of compact selfie drones.
Researchers at one of the world’s leading research universities, the California Institute of Technology (CIT), appear to have cracked the incredibly difficult task of artificially recreating the wing motions of a bat.