Sure, previous drone light shows have numbered 1,000, but Intel brought choreographed drones indoors for a new world record. The show was the largest drone light show indoors flown by a single pilot. The post Indoor fireworks? Intel broke records with 100-drone light show at CES appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

Oori, the new palm-sized racing drone from California-based startup UVify, is a sleek and easy-to-use device for anyone looking to try their hand at flying drones or add to their existing collection. The post A new compact drone from UVify lets anyone control the skies appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

SkyFire Consulting spoke about its mission to educate, train and advocate for the use of drones in public safety. It breaks down the roadblocks related to drone use and how Skyfire is helping fire departments save lives. The post SkyFire Consulting is helping firefighters use drones to save lives appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

PowerDolphin is a water-based drone that can record video, deliver life preservers to struggling swimming, use sonar to map the ocean floor, and catch fish. How’s that for multitasking? The post The PowerDolphin underwater drone is every bit as ridiculous as it sounds appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

AT&T is hooking bridges up to the Internet of Things.  At CES, AT&T announced that it’s testing a new “structure monitoring solution,” a system of sensors to help cities, states, and private transportation companies monitor the stability of bridges, and alert officials if they become unsafe.  SEE ALSO: China’s futuristic cities may include supersonic trains and drone-powered ride-sharing The sensors can be applied to all bridges, from foot bridges to those that support roads and railways.  AT&T will announce customers over the next several months. Some cities and…

The second-generation AirSelfie drone more than doubles the camera resolution from 5 to 12 megapixels, quadruples its internal memory to 16GB, and adds 50 percent more flight time. The post AirSelfie debuts second-gen selfie drone with loads more memory and flight time appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

Rhianna Lakin is a pilot working to improve the world with drone technology. She first became inspired to use drones for good causes when she was living in Indonesia in 2003. Illegal logging at the time resulted in a flash flood that killed hundreds of people. “It was the most horrific scene that I’ve ever seen in my life,” Lakin said. She realized the power of drone technology as a watchdog for powerful corporations: “It was that moment for me where I was awoken, where I was like,…

Tello isn’t the typical cheap kid’s drone — kids can learn code by teaching it tricks, all while using several integrated safety features. The drone is expected out in March for a cool $99. The post Using simple code, kids can teach the $99 Tello drone their own tricks appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

GoPro is coming to terms with reality. Despite its best efforts, it’s just a camera company. The above line was written over a year ago by Mashable’s Kerry Flynn but the line is just as true now as it was in November 2016. SEE ALSO: Facebook releases free music and sound effects for video creators On Monday, GoPro confirmed reports of layoffs, reducing its current workforce to fewer than 1,000 people, and announced it was exiting the drone business. Later, CEO Nick Woodman even hinted he’d be up…

Here’s some beach footage that won’t make you want to put on a swimsuit. On Sunday, YouTube user Ryan Canty uploaded drone and on-the-ground video of the frozen Old Silver Beach near his grandmother’s home in North Falmouth, Massachusetts.  Now, despite the videos’ titles — “Entire Ocean Frozen, CRAZY!”— the entire Atlantic Ocean is not actually frozen. Obviously. But the snow and ice does extend pretty far offshore, which makes for an incredibly surreal visual View original article at Mashable