April 2017

In the future, the buzzing sounds of drones could be synonymous with the emergency sirens of fire trucks in Orange County if the fire chief gets his way. Orange County Fire Rescue took its first step toward using unmanned aircraft in its work this week when county commissioners approved its request to apply for authorization […]

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At least five people have been killed in a US drone raid in Yemen’s central Ma’rib province, east of the capital, Sana’a. Local sources said on Sunday that the early morning strike targeted a car in the area. The vehicle belonged to a known local leader of Yemen’s al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP). Some media […]

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State officials have declared the three already completed executions a success, using terms like “closure” for the victims’ families, as they prepare for a fourth. … read more at: http://www.kswo.com/story/35271561/duncan-police-department-gets-news-drone

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Once incredibly commonplace, US drone strikes against Pakistan’s tribal areas have become infrequent in the last couple of years, with the drone program having largely shifted to attacks in Yemen instead. Today, however, a US drone attacked a target in North Waziristan, near the Afghan border, killing seven. The slain reportedly included a man named […]

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(gpro) down around 1.5% to $8.81 in after-hours trading. GoPro CEO Nick Woodman told analysts on a conference call on Thursday that the company is “more efficient than just six months ago” and that GoPro has “dramatically reduced spending without comprising our product roadmap.” Get Data Sheet, Fortune’s technology newsletter. Indeed, GoPro has been shaving […]

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When you think of the typical drone user, you might picture a techie with some time to spare or a photographer trying to get an overhead shot. You probably don’t think of town government, a body better known for fixing potholes and processing marriage licenses than deploying robots to the skies. Advertisement The town of […]

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ISLAMABAD –  The Latest on Pakistan (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Two Pakistani intelligence officials say an overnight suspected U.S. drone strike has killed seven militants in a tribal region near the Afghan border. The officials said Wednesday’s strike in Zuwai village in North Waziristan was the first since 2014 when the Pakistan army launched […]

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