The Drone Racing League’s latest aerial speedster is capable of accelerating from 0 to 90mph in less than a second. Here’s how you can get your hands on one to put through its paces. View original article at Digital Trends

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You may not be able to buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk! View original article at Digital Trends

A French inventor took to Kickstarter to raise funds for an insect-inspired winged drone called MetaFly. More than 1,850 people have pledged over $187,500 to bring the drone to market. The post Be prepared to bug out over this insect-inspired winged drone appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You may not be able to buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk! The post Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: 1-handed drone control, a pot that stirs itself appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

In March 2017, 18-year old developer Albert Gajšak launched the MAKERbuino, an educational Kickstarter project that let anyone build an 8-bit, Arduino-based gaming console.  The project was a big success, overshooting its funding goal by 10 times. And now, Gajšak has used everything he learned from that experience to launch a more ambitious project: the MAKERphone.  SEE ALSO: Learn to build your own robots, plus snag a DIY kit on sale The MAKERphone is again, an Arduino-based, DIY mobile phone which comes disassembled, as a kit. By building…

Can’t decide between an aerial drone and an underwater drone? The Spry does a little bit of both, navigating like a helicopter, boat or even short stints like a submarine under the water. The post Flying or floating, the Spry drone wants to master both the sky and sea appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

Youcan Robot’s BW-Space hails itself as the world’s first underwater photography drone that can recognize images and intelligently follow a target, while broadcasting live 4K video. The post This underwater camera drone can auto-follow and film while you dive appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

Think that all drones are destined to be in the sky? Titan is a new underwater drone which can dive to depths of up to 150 meters below the waves. Here’s how you can get your hands on one. The post The Titan underwater drone promises to go deeper than its rivals appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

Currents create a shaky video for underwater drones, but startup Navatics is proposing something a bit different — an underwater ROV with stabilization. The Navatics Mito is an underwater drone with stabilization and a 4K camera. The post The Mito drone captures underwater action without the nausea-inducing footage appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

Looking for a way to make your summer beach outing more memorable? Newly launched on Kickstarter, Nemo is an underwater drone that offers 4K streaming from up to 100 meters beneath the waves. The post Funding Nemo: Kickstarter underwater drone streams 4K footage from the deep appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends