More than 500 Lives Saved by Drones: DJI Continues Mapping Project

The latest rescue took place last month, when sherriff’s deputies found a missing 93-year-old woman in a dark field in Missouri – using a DJI drone with a thermal imaging camera.  That brings the total to more than 500 lives saved by drones, according to DJI’s project counting the lives that would have been lost […] The post More than 500 Lives Saved by Drones: DJI Continues Mapping Project appeared first on DRONELIFE

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Drone Privacy Laws Around the World: Surfshark Maps it Out

Updated December 1, 2020 to reflect map changes. Surfshark, a digital security firm, introduces Mapped: The state of drone privacy laws in (nearly) every country

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Cyber Monday Drone Deals: Pix4D, DJI, and More

There is still time to get deeply discounted hardware and software for your business.  Check out these Cyber Monday drone deals and Pix4D‘s Cyber December offers! This year, the industry is embracing year end discounts: Cyber Monday drone deals are going well beyond recreational hardware (but that’s included, too

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The best Cyber Monday drone deals for 2020

Whether you’re planning to shoot aerial footage or just have some fun with friends or family, you’ll find great Cyber Monday drone deals.

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Where are the Drone Companies? The Drone Capitals of the World

If you are looking for a job, or hoping to get into the business, you may want to know where the most drone companies are located.  RS Components has put together a report  outlining the drone capitals of the world

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Drone Privacy Laws Around the World: Surfshark Maps it Out

Surfshark, a digital security firm, introduces Mapped: The state of drone privacy laws in (nearly) every country. Drone privacy is serious business – and what gets you a great image in one country could get you a jail term in another

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AI can run your work meetings now

Enlarge / Headroom is one of several apps advertising AI as the solution for your messy virtual/video meetings. (credit: Headroom )
Julian Green was explaining the big problem with meetings when our meeting started to glitch. The pixels of his face rearranged themselves. A sentence came out as hiccups. Then he sputtered, froze, and ghosted

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Score a Drone on Black Friday: Don’t Miss These Deals

The turkey’s been eaten, and now it’s time for another classic tradition – shopping.  This year, online is the way to go – but there are a lot of options for purchasing  – or winning – a drone on Black Friday

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Tiny Ethernet Routers Now Available In Gigabit Speeds

If you need to move a lot of data, and fast, Gigabit Ethernet is a great way to do it. However, most network hardware outside of datacenters is fairly space inefficient, a headache if you’re building a robot or drone. Enter the Gigablox, a super-compact Gigabit router for just these applications.
The Gigablox takes its mission seriously, with its compact size the ultimate design goal. The entire switch fits on a tiny 45 mm x 45 mm PCB. To this end, it eschews the common RJ45 connector, which is bulkier than necessary. Instead, thin Molex PicoBlade connectors are used for the

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Get flying: These DIY building block drones are on sale

Who says adults can’t get toys for Christmas?
These LEGO-esque DIY drones are the epitome of fun for all ages. They sold out fast last year, so stock up quickly and be sure to enter code BFSAVE20 to get an extra 20% off the discounted prices, active as of Nov. 26.
Check out all 10 options below:
The Classic

DIY Building Block Drone Classic — $27.99
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The Racer

DIY Building Block Fly & Drive Drone (Racing) — $27

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