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

Is it a camera drone? Is it a GoPro-style action cam? Thanks to a clever modular design, the Pitta manages to be both — and a bit more. It’s now available for pre-order on Kickstarter. The post Pitta is a palm-sized drone that moonlights as an action cam and security system appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

I can think of few technological advancements creepier than a drone following me around my own home like I’m on house arrest in the not-so-distant future. But that’s exactly what people keep churning out on Indiegogo and Kickstarter. The latest hellbot in our increasingly absurd and willingly-entered surveillance state is the “Moon” by smart home and IoT company 1-Ring. Moon is a levitating security camera that takes 360-degree footage of your home. It’s not clear from its crowdfunding page how it actually levitates, but it apparently does View…

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