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Stop Terrifying Wild Animals With Drones
Science & Tech  (tags: drones, wildanimals, scientific study, animals, concept, environment, NewTechnology, science )

- 405 days ago -
Drones nearly gave bears heart attacks, according to a recent scientific study. It is important that drone use is limited while other related scientific studies are being done
Man Shoots Down Drone Hovering Over House
Science & Tech  (tags: drones, Kentucky man, shooting down a drone )

- 448 days ago -
A Kentucky man thinks it unacceptable when a drone floats over his property. So he shoots it down. Then the drone's owners come calling. What do you think of this?
Nothing Says Christmas Like a Drone From Walmarts
Science & Tech  (tags: drones, drones as toys, Walmart, Sams club, Xmas, Christmas shopping, air space )

- 494 days ago -
Xmas season is still six months away, but already Walmart thinks it knows what you want: a drone. The company says its warehouse outlet - Sam's Club - is planning to stock the shelves with about a dozen different drones, ranging in price from $100 to
DHS Watchdog Says Border Patrol's Drones Are Expensive, Useless
Science & Tech  (tags: u.s., border patrol, dhs, drones )

- 651 days ago -
Despite secrecy, the data makes it completely clear how little this technology has contributed to safer borders. Some say, "It's not that drones are completely useless. It's that these particular ones are".
Israel Boasts of Latest Drones, Some First Used in Gaza
Science & Tech  (tags: world, Israeli technology, ethics, drones, industry, exports, Gaza, humans, interesting, news )

- 760 days ago -
Israel, top drone exporter, hosted an unmanned vehicles conference which displayed systems tested and used in the latest Gaza conflict. Israel was able to get to the front of the industry through lax export controls, strong ties with the military, and...
Israeli 3D Tech Behind 'Ultimate Selfie' Sports Drone
Science & Tech  (tags: 3D printers, Israeli technology, extreme sports, drones, photography )

- 823 days ago -
Latvian company uses born-in-Israel printers in world's first drone for extreme sports photography that follows them & shoots video of their performances from the air.
Researchers Show Off 'Bird' Drones That Can Land on Power Lines to Recharge Themselves
Science & Tech  (tags: Micro Air Vehicles, power lines, drones, research, New Technology, MIT, military, US Air Force, surveillance )

- 902 days ago -
The project, announced last year, promises to revolutionize war by down-sizing the combatants. 'Micro Air Vehicles will become a vital element in the ever-changing war-fighting environment and will help ensure success on the battlefield of the future"
Spy Drone Can See What You Are Wearing From 17,500 Feet   video
Science & Tech  (tags: drones, camera, Autonomous Real-Time Ground Ubiquitous S, ARGUS )

- 933 days ago -
A new camera developed by the Pentagon's research arm was highlighted in a recent special on PBS' "Nova" in an episode called "Rise of the Drones." It's a camera system so detailed it can discern specific movements and even what a subject is wearing
Confirmed: The FBI Flies Drones In American Skies
Science & Tech  (tags: drones, FBI, technology, science, NewTechnology, investigation, concept, safety, tech, space, news, GeneticEngineering, discovery )

- 1216 days ago -
The FBI uses drones for surveillance of stationary subjects, and the privacy implications of such operations are "worthy of debate," FBI Director Robert Mueller said Wednesday forecasts a worldwide deployment of almost 30,000 drones by 2018
White House to World: Do as I Say, Not as I Did With Drones
Science & Tech  (tags: drones, White House Nt'l Security Council, international standards )

- 1311 days ago -
After leading the way in remotely-operated warfare--killing terror suspects and insurgent leaders with drones--the White House is now trying to push for international guidelines on drone use.
Domestic-Drone Industry Prepares for Big Battle With Regulators
Science & Tech  (tags: AUVSI, Drones, FAA, Jeremy Novara, privacy, safety, regulation )

- 1344 days ago -
The FAA has been reluctant to grant licenses to drone makers. Drones maneuver poorly, have alarming crash rates, are spoofable, and don't have the sensing capacity to spot approaching aircraft. They are likely to complicate and endanger U.S. airspace.
The Drone That Fell From the Sky
Science & Tech  (tags: Air craft, computers, drones, investigation, NewTechnology, spying )

- 1766 days ago -
The skies seem full of falling drones these days. The most publicized of them made headlines when Iran announced that its military had taken possession of an advanced American remotely piloted spy aircraft, thought to be an RQ-170 Sentinel.
US Expanding Drone Bases To Assassinate "Suspects"
Science & Tech  (tags: drones, robotic warfare, 60 U.S. drone bases, killer drones, Obama, illegality of drone attacks, Pentagon, CIA, targets in 6 countries )

- 1783 days ago -
Forecasting a future of robotic warfare in which perverted science is put at the service of its Empire, the U.S. has built 60 bases around the world for its unmanned, remotely controlled killer drone warplanes. And more bases are under construction.
Exclusive: Computer Virus Hits U.S. Drone Fleet
Science & Tech  (tags: Creech Air Force Base, cybersecurity, Drones, Exclusive, Info War )

- 1840 days ago -
A computer virus has infected the cockpits of America's Predator and Reaper drones, logging pilots' every keystroke as they remotely fly missions over Afghanistan and other warzones. "We keep wiping it off, and it keeps coming back..."

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