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4 Challenges Holding Back Robotics

The biggest challenge for robotics is interoperability. For example, drones aren't built to easily work with your automated lawn mower or your self-driving car.
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Don’t Fly Drones Over Fires: You Could be Charged with Murder

Authorities in San Bernardino County issued a stern warning Wednesday for anyone caught flying a drone over wildfires.
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Man Arrested for Shooting Drone Hovering Over Daughters

William H. Merideth was arrested and charged with first degree criminal mischief and first degree wanton endangerment after shooting down a drone that was hovering over his back deck.
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Amazon Wants Dedicated Airspace for Delivery Drones

Amazon's proposal carves out airspace from 200ft-400ft exclusively for delivery drones, with a further 100ft above it declared a no-fly zone. The plan might also make it harder for drone hobbyists to fly.

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4 Challenges Holding Back Robotics
The biggest challenge for robotics is interoperability. For example, drones aren't built...

Amazon Wants Dedicated Airspace for Delivery Drones
Amazon's proposal carves out airspace from 200ft-400ft exclusively for delivery drones,...

Are We Waiting for a Drone to Take down a Plane?
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6 Ways Drones Are Saving the Planet
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