The biggest tech event of the year is about to go down at Apple Park’s Steve Jobs Theater, and while numerous stories have predicted what might be revealed, what do we actually know about the setting itself? Just enough to tantalize, it turns out.  Named for the late CEO and company co-founder Steve Jobs, the theater is set to have its formal unveiling to the public on September 12 — the same day as the presumed iPhone 8 unveiling. And although the phone will certainly be the star…

Amazon’s new patent would allow drones to answer customer questions, prompt a person to move if in the way of a landing, and warn people if the drone is in ‘a hazardous state.’ View original article at Daily Mail Online

On Thursday, DJI unveiled two drones at the IFA electronics show in Berlin: The quieter, longer-flying Mavic Pro Platinum and a stealthy new version of its flagship Phantom drone, the Phantom 4 Pro Obsidian. The post DJI Mavic Pro Platinum can fly longer and more stealthily than its predecessor appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

So round, so active, so absolutely evil. BB-9E is the literal dark side version of the lovable BB-8 droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It’s not cute. It’s not happy. This astromech makes angry sounds and has a utterly mysterious story line and purpose, which makes it 10 times more evil View original article at Mashable

Propel CEO Darren Matloff was fading behind a thick gray cloud created by a fog machine. He was trying to tell us about his company’s awesome new Star Wars drones, but even he was struggling to ignore the haze building between him and his small, but enthusiastic audience. “I think that’s enough with the fog machine,” said Matloff, who instructed his support crew to open the front and back doors of the small Brooklyn space he’d rented to demonstrate his Star Wars battle drones and the new flight-training…