It makes it sound like something from Black Mirror, but it’s inescapable: Aevena’s Aire home security drone looks like a flying version of Apple’s HomePod. And it’s now available for pre-order. The post The home-inspecting Aire drone looks like a flying Amazon Echo appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

The Lily drone is one of the biggest failures in Kickstarter history — and now it’s making a comeback in perhaps the saddest possible way. After raising more than $34 million during its initial crowdfunding campaign in 2015, the company was forced to shut down when it couldn’t actually finance production of the drone.  Now, the Mota Group (who recently bought rights to the name) is announcing a reborn “Lily Next-Gen” drone that looks practically identical to the original version. The new drone will sell for $700, but…

Spring has barely sprung, but some folks are already prepping their summer essentials: bathing suit, fishing rod, portable underwater drone. Chinese company Robosea this week launched BIKI, the “world’s first bionic robot fish.” […] The post BIKI Robot Fish Paddles Past Crowdfunding Goal appeared first on Geek.com. View original article at Geek

The Splash Drone is back on Kickstarter with its third UAV capable of both soaring through the air and swimming like a boat. Improvements include a new flight controller, 4K camera, and smart propulsion system. The post Don’t worry about water — the Splash Drone 3 is a UAV you can’t drown appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

If you’re tired of your aerial drone then how about exploring the deep blue with this underwater equivalent? The Biki is a wireless camera drone that can dive down as far as 190 feet and run for 90 minutes on a single charge. The post ‘Biki’ is an underwater camera drone that swims like a fish appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends