Enrique Iglesias, who sliced his fingers on a drone, will need extra time to recuperate after it is discovered his injuries are worse than expected. View original article at BBC World News

If you’ve ever had your hand sliced open by a low-flying drone , it can seem a little too much like your quadrotor toy is out to kill you — even if you’re just a crummy pilot. But in this movie trailer, your pet drone really does have it in for you. Read more.. View original article at Gizmodo

The FBI has confirmed it is flying a fleet of surveillance planes over dozens of US cities, hiding behind an assortment of fake companies to cover its tracks.Following a Washington Post report last month into the mysterious aircraft circling over the Freddie Gray protests in Baltimore, researchers have been finding more and more of these mysterious flights above cities across the US. The planes are mostly single-engine Cessna aircraft, all registered under obviously bogus companies with names like “NG Research,” “KQM Aviation,” and “OBD Leasing.” More than a…

If you’re an extreme-sports fanatic eager to capture some dramatic aerial shots of your daring exploits, auto-follow drones are an attractive option. The AirDog is one such quadcopter, and it’s gearing up for an August launch. The post AirDog’s follow-you-everywhere camera drone set for August launch appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

Following up his previously shown Millennium Falcon, Tie Fighter, and Imperial Destroyer drones, YouTuber and aerial videographer Oliver C is back with a ship we’ve all been waiting for: The iconic X-Wing fighter. The post At long last, somebody finally built a fully functional X-Wing drone appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

In the sparsely populated Canadian Arctic, an internet connection with a one megabyte per second download speed on an “ultra” home office plan can cost you $100 every month. For the people who live there, accessing the online services most of us take for granted means coming up with crafty workarounds.Tiggatujuq is a 35-year-old manager at a land administration company in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, a tiny patch of buildings cast among the near-uniform white of Canada’s northern tip with roughly 1,600 inhabitants. He asked me to use his…

Just like fashion and home decor, the wedding industry goes through major trendsPoofy bridesmaids sleeves, anyone? While weddings have certainly seen their share of odd tech — like robot officiants — it’s possible to add technology to ceremonies and receptions in tasteful, even beautiful ways. See also: The Most Connected Man Is You, Just a Few Years From Now Mashable recently teamed up with online wedding hub The Knot to help design a high-tech wedding for one lucky couple, Samantha Carisch and Taylor Sinclair, who will be getting…

In a preview for this week’s Inside Amy Schumer, Schumer plays a first-time stripper who shows up to work the bachelor party of some dude named Josh, who happens to be a dog Schumer is visibly tense as she tries to entertain the canine crew and remember important rules of stripping all at once, like not letting the customer touch you Things go from uncomfortable to distressing when the bride shows up for the ultimate “Bitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe” moment. Police dash cam captures extremely close lightning…

Last week, the US indicted 14 FIFA officials on charges of corruption; they were arrested in Switzerland. FIFA has long fielded accusations of malfeasance, including allegations of game-fixing and bribe-taking. In today’s Terraform, sportswriter Aaron Gordon looks down the road at the future of FIFA—and the entire sport—if the corruption were to reach its logical conclusion. -the Eds. The ball is still at my feet as I fend off the drone locust attack View original article at Motherboard

GoPro’s family of Hero action cameras just got a new sibling: The Hero+ LCD. GoPro announced on Monday the $299 Hero+ LCD, an entry-level action camera with a built-in touchscreen. The Hero+ joins GoPro’s action cameras which start at $130 for the Hero and balloon up to $500 for the Hero4 Black. See also: GoPro unveils drone, six camera array for VR content Prior to the Hero+ LCD, the only GoPro with a built-in touchscreen was the $400 Hero4 Silver. Users could also buy an LCD TouchPac for…