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Micro Drone 4.0: Small, Intelligent, Autonomous

Hold the Drone up, click the power button three times and the Drone launches from your hand so you can be flying in seconds. This has been made possible through the self hovering flight controller. This is how simple using the Micro Drone 4.0 is. Moreover it also supports automated flight manoeuvres. 
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FBI Admits Domestic Use Of Drones For Surveillance

In the past, some security analysts had speculated that FBI may be using drones within U.S. in order to keep an eye on U.S. citizens. As it turns out, the speculation was right on spot, as is evident from the recent Senate hearing during which, FBI Director admitted that the agency was using drones for domestic surveillance.
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Get Real-Time Updates About Drone Strikes Using Dronestream

The military use of drones to exterminate alleged terrorists has been fiercely debated in the recent past. Dronestream is a service that essentially aggregates all the historical data of drone strikes, as well as post updates in real-time about the latest strikes. A new API of the service now lets developers make extensive use of it.
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Air Force Removes Drone Strike Data From Its Website

Drone attacks have been a point of contention for the Obama administration as well as the U.S. anti-terrorism strategy at large. A significant number of Americans, including the lawmakers, seem opposed to these. The Air Force started releasing drone strike data on its website back in October, but has removed that data now.
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Robots Saving Lives By Detecting and Disposing Bombs

As hidden bombs or mines can't be seen through bare eyes, they are very dangerous. It can kill or injure people especially the soldiers in the battle ground. Though implementing 'GREMLIN' process, a robot which is strapped with a sensor can detect a bomb in a very safe and secure way by blasting the ground with sound waves, but still the homemade…
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Amazing Acrobats Of Nano Quadcopter Robots Swarm

We all are acquainted with Acrobat. Most of the time, people do various type of acrobatic steps, sometimes animals do also. But did anyone one hear about Robots are doing acrobatics? I guess, NO. this time, instead of animal or human, robots will do the acrobatic styles. Well, a robotics research team at the University of Pennsylvania has designed…
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Drones Will be Flying Over your City by 2015

The U.S. Senate has been busy this week, as it has just approved a reauthorization bill for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Apart from providing sufficient funding for the FAA to conduct its activities efficiently, the bill also requires the FAA to open U.S. airspace to drone flights until September 2015. It is also suggested that the…
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Northrop Grumman Release Firebird Aircraft System

Scaled Composites and Northrop Grumman's new Firebird spy plane and it's a flexible new plane that's a veritable surveillance Swiss Army knife. Part Predator UAV and part traditional aircraft, the Firebird can take to the skies with or without a human at the controls as it combs the earth for enemies of the state and the airframe's HD video and…
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