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Japanese Drone Delivers Wine to Nearby Park
Drone delivery tests have begun the coastal city of Chiba, 25 miles west of Tokyo, marking the first drone deliveries in an urban area of Japan.
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MIT’s Chronos Could Lead to Safer Drones
MIT's new Chronos system enables a single WiFi access point that can locate users within tens of centimeters. MIT says this could make it easier to control large fleets of drones.
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How NVIDIA’s Jetson TX1 is Making Robots Smarter
Jesse Clayton, NVIDIA's product manager of autonomous machines, joined the Robotics Trends Show to discuss why robots need to be smarter, the challenges involved in doing that, and how the Jetson TX1 can help.
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Flirtey Makes First Legal Urban Drone Delivery in US
Nevada-based startup Flirtey completed the first FAA-approved urban drone delivery in the United States, delivering a package that included bottled water, emergency food and a first aid kit to a residential area in Hawthorne, Nevada.
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7 Million Drones Will Fly Over US in 2020, Says FAA
A new report from the Federal Aviation Administration says drones will be the most dynamic growth sector within aviation in the coming years.
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NVIDIA Jetson TX1 Embedded Systems Module
NVIDIA Jetson TX1 is an embedded visual computing that delivers the performance and power efficiency needed for deep learning and computer vision applications for drones, robots and other autonomous machines.
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Food Delivery Drones May Soon be Here
Foodpanda started testing food delivery drones a few months ago. If the trials go well, a Singapore-wide rollout of food delivery drones could happen in the coming years.
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Is the FAA Overblowing Risks of Drones?
A new study from George Mason University found that an incident in which an airplane is damaged by a drone weighing 4.5 pounds should happen once every 1.87 million years of drone flight time.
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DJI Phantom 4 Drone
The DJI Phantom 4 drone is the easiest and safest drone to fly from DJI to date. DJI Phantom 4 drone uses computer vision to reconstruct a 3D model of its environment and intelligently navigate around obstacles.
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DJI Phantom 4 Drone Comparison
Here's a look at how the new DJI Phantom 4 drone compares to the Phantom 3 Professional, Phantom 3 Advanced, Phantom 3 Standard and Phantom 3 4K drones.
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Micro Drones Will Have Their Own FAA Rules
The FAA's Micro UAS ARC will determine which drones are safe to fly over crowds through a performance-based standard. The committee will weigh human injury thresholds, hazard and risk assessment methodologies and acceptable levels of risk for those not involved in the operation.
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Walkera Furious 320 vs. Blade Vortex 250 Pro: Which Racing Drone is Best?
Are you looking to get into drone racing? We compare two solid racing drones: the Walkera Furious 320 and the Blade Vortex 250 Pro.
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5 Robots Seeking Your Crowdfunding Support
A roundup of the hottest robotics projects currently raising money on Indiegogo and Kickstarter.
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DJI Drone Insurance Available for Phantom, Inspire Models
DJI now offers drone insurance. The DJI Care Protection Plan covers damage to Phantom and Inspire drones that were caused from operator error or other mishaps for up to a year.
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Week in Review: Drone Registration Deadline Comes and Goes
We recap the week's top consumer robotics stories, including the FAA drone registration deadline that arrived amid confusion and controversy.
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