If you are a flier of a multirotor, or drone, you should be painfully aware of the regulations surrounding them wherever you live, as well as the misinformation and sometime bizarre levels of hysteria from uninformed people over their use. Should you travel with your drone, you will also probably be resigned to being interrogated by airport staff high on The War On Terror security theatre, and you’ll probably not find it surprising that they have little idea of the laws and regulations over which they have pulled…

Shot by a Swiss physicist who moonlights as a racing drone pilot, this astonishing first-person view drone flyover of the Swiss Alps will drop your jaw — and quite possibly give you vertigo, too. The post Footage of a racing drone zipping over the Swiss Alps will give you vertigo appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

An unmanned taxi drone has had a maiden flight in Dubai with plans to roll it out within five years. View original article at BBC World News

Dubai has showcased a flight for what it said would soon be the world’s first drone taxi service under an ambitious plan by the United Arab Emirates city to lead the Arab world in innovation. View original article at Daily Mail Online

DUBAI (Reuters) – Dubai staged a test flight on Monday for what it said would soon be the world’s first drone taxi service under an ambitious plan by the United Arab Emirates city to lead the Arab world in innovation. View original article at Reuters

In response to tests of anti-drone technology completed in New Mexico last month, the Pentagon has launched a $700 million (£517 million) cash programme to combat ISIS’ lethal fleet of drones. View original article at Daily Mail Online

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can’t buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk! The post Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: 8K VR, smoke-free fires, a drone for your home appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

A federal court in Massachusetts struck down key elements of a local drone ordinance that significantly restricted where residents could fly the devices, affirming the limited power of cities and states to regulate unmanned aircraft. View original article at Wall Street Journal

Lockheed Martin recently showed off its ATHENA laser blaster by blowing drones out of the sky with it. The weapon may one day help protect soldiers in combat from threats that could possibly include swarms of drones. The post Watch Lockheed Martin burn drones out of the sky with new, improved ATHENA laser appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

We live in a digital age, so forget about the struggles of a stroller or carrier. Let your baby reach for the stars and discover new heights…literally View original article at Mashable