The US doesn’t have a problem punishing foreign hackers. The government killed an ISIS hacker with a drone in August. It quickly sanctioned North Korea following the Sony hack. So why hasn’t the United States retaliated against the OPM hackers? Read more. View original article at Gizmodo

Another week, another decrypted Jane Doe tattoo about a crazy pending crime. This time around, Jane and the FBI team—holy crap, is that a military-grade rogue drone overhead? RUN! RUN!!!Read more… View original article at Gizmodo

Drone owners have it easy. They don’t have to wash their UAVs before sending them up into the sky. If you’re an owner of an underwater robot, on the other hand, you owe it to the planet to give that ROV of yours a thorough scrub.A paper published Monday in the open access journal Tropical Conservation Science warns that, while the proliferation of tiny, consumer-friendly remotely operated underwater vehicles is great for citizen science, it may not be so great for the ocean if owners don’t take proper…

African poachers may find it difficult to hide in the near future as drone technology joins the fight against this illegal hunting practice. The post Drones prove successful at detecting poachers in early trials appeared first on Digital Trends. View original article at Digital Trends

The leading drone manufacturer wants you to think of its devices as storytelling machines.You might not think of a drone manufacturer as a film producer, but 3D Robotics (3DR) is planning on changing your mind.Read Full Story View original article at FastCompany

Wow. This drone zooms so fast through this abandoned hospital in Spain that I’m pretty sure it might’ve reached warp speed. All the footage in the video below, taken by CHARPU FPV, is in real time. It’s pretty amazing control to fit into such small holes in the building and fly so gracefully through the hallways at such ridiculous speeds.Read more View original article at Gizmodo

After hearing about the new video capabilities of the iPhone 6S Plus I really wanted to take one for a spin. So fellow Mashable Video Producer and BMX rider Jon Lynn and I decided there was only one thing to do — make it epic. I recruited my drone pilot and gear gadget friend Christopher Kaczmarzyk to equip us with his Ronin-M 3 axis gimbal stabilizer. After a very simple calibration I was off and literally running. Almost every moving shot in this piece is me running alongside Jon in…

Learning how to fly a drone is scary . First of all drones are scary. They have a bad habit of falling out of the sky and into the stands of very important tennis matches . But flying in general is scary because, well, most people have never done it. Yuneec makes it magically easy and safe View original article at Gizmodo

Apple has for many years attempted to project its incoherent definition of decency onto iPhone users, typically when it comes to sex. But as of today, we know that news about killer drone strikes is too hot for the App Store, too.Read more.. View original article at Gizmodo

Stunning drone footage has captured the moment a pair of Humpback Whales got up close to a paddle boarder near a Western Australia beach, putting the size of the mammals into perspective. View original article at Daily Mail Online