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Dealing with Data: The Next Challenge for Drone Projects

Dealing with Data: The Next Challenge for Drone Projects

The value of an enterprise drone program is in the data.   “Data is the new oil,” said Intel CEO Brian Krzanich at last year’s Xponential conference. But that’s only true if ...

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PwC Drone Team Takes Off in the UK

PwC Drone Team Takes Off in the UK

Global consultancy giant PwC has expanded its drone services team to the UK. The move comes after the company’s Clarity from Above report suggested that the emerging global ...

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Taiwanese Project Launches Improved Solar Drones

Taiwanese Project Launches Improved Solar Drones

A Taiwanese start-up is shining a new light into the dark quagmire of anemic drone flight time by harnessing sunlight. SolarDrone, a research project of National Taiwan ...

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Mold Mitigation Firm Using Drones to Fix Water Damage

Mold Mitigation Firm Using Drones to Fix Water Damage

Inspection drones have come a long way over the past few years with applications in infrastructure, construction, energy and mining. So, it’s no surprise that UAV technology ...

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Interview: DroneShield Chief Bullish on UAV Mitigation’s Future

Interview: DroneShield Chief Bullish on UAV Mitigation’s Future

With the drone mitigation (or anti-drone) market expect to grow to a billion-dollar industry within six years, start-ups are riding the wave and Australia (known for amazing ...

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Japan Eyes Tougher Rules on Drones Over People After Candy Drone Crash

Japan Eyes Tougher Rules on Drones Over People After Candy Drone Crash

By U.S. Navy photo by Greg Vojtko The Japanese government plans to tighten regulations on how close drones may fly to people after a candy-dropping drone crashed at a November ...

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Research: Public-Safety Drone Sales to Double by 2019

Research: Public-Safety Drone Sales to Double by 2019

As UAS technology gets cheaper, state and local governments are taking notice when it comes to public-safety drones as a means to save money, replacing manned aerial projects. ...

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CommercialDrones.FM Interviews Hoot Gibson on Drone Integration

CommercialDrones.FM Interviews Hoot Gibson on Drone Integration

In this episode of CommercialDrones.FM, Ian Smith interviews Major General Marke “Hoot” Gibson on drone integration.  Gibson was Senior Advisor, UAS Integration at the FAA and ...

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Video of the Week – California Dreaming!

Video of the Week – California Dreaming!

As much of the U.S. is (still) hit with extreme winter weather, we thought it was time for some California dreaming.  Check out this gorgeous video of the Sonoma Coast from ...

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Universities Craft New Drone Programs and Policies on Campus

Universities Craft New Drone Programs and Policies on Campus

Chief Craig Capri holds a DJI Inspire UAV during a press conference to announce the implementation of a new aviation department, with help from Embry-Riddle at Daytona Police ...

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