Monthly Archives: August 2014

Google Launches Delivery Drones In Video

Google The internet giant makes its latest move in the technological arms race, releasing a video of the futuristic aircraft in action. Continue reading

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Drones Over Kenya and South Africa?

Similar to the growing U.S. interest in exploring civilian uses of unmanned aircraft systems (“UAS”), efforts are underway across the African continent to deploy UAS in innovative ways such as protecting wildlife, expanding internet connectivity to isolated communities, and delivering humanitarian aid.  In Kenya, Dickens Olewe … Continue reading

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Remedy Bets That Google Glass Will Find Its Sweet Spot In The Medical Industry

While Google Glass has generated a healthy debate over privacy, etiquette and whether the device will ever gain broader acceptance in society, there are some obvious specialty use cases for Glass. Remedy, a startup founded by two sisters who are a Thiel … Continue reading

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Axis Glove That Controls a Robot

This homemade glove and gesture controlled rover was created by [electro18]. It can send temperature, battery level, and object distance to the LCD panel on the wrist. Instead of a typical joystick, this wireless system taps into an embedded accelerometer to maneuver … Continue reading

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Despite FAA Setbacks, Amazon Prime Air Makes Notable Engineering, NASA And Aerospace Hires

Something big is going on with Amazon Prime Air, the e-commerce giant’s research project focused on delivering packages in 30 minutes or less using unmanned drones. And it’s not the dubious story about drone testing in India, which frankly, doesn’t pass … Continue reading

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New Satellite Data Will Help Farmers Facing Drought

ta Will Help Farmers Facing Drought For several months, California has been in a state of “exceptional drought.” The state’s usually verdant Central Valley produces one-sixth of the U.S.’s crops. Image Credit: White House via Wikimedia Commons. August 18, 2014 … Continue reading

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F-16 Fighting Falcon performs coalition air formation during Pitch Black 2014

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