July 5, 2017

The leader of Australia’s One Nation Party Pauline Hanson has posted a video of her piloting a drone during a visit to Townsville, Queensland, in what some have warned could have been an illegal move. The video, posted to Ms Hanson’s official Facebook and Twitter accounts last night, was taken during a visit to North […]

When Brian Levy says the “sky’s the limit” for potential applications of the new PLAS tethered video surveillance system from IC Realtime, he means it in both a literal and figurative sense. Levy, president of Hero Security in Los Angeles since 2006, is adept at analyzing new technologies and applying them to real-world security solutions […]

KUALA LUMPUR (July 5): Computer technology and systems provider ECS ICT Bhd said it will be distributing a new product — a new mini camera drone called The Spark, the first pocket camera drone that users can control using hand gestures alone. ECS ICT said its wholly-owned unit ECS Astar Sdn Bhd has been authorised […]

JERUSALEM: An Israeli surveillance drone crashed over the Gaza Strip early on Tuesday morning, a military spokesperson said, in the fifth such incident over the past year, China’s Xinhua news agency reported. The spokesperson said that an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) of Skylark type fell over the Palestinian enclave. “No information was compromised,” the spokesperson […]

PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz. — A man accused of flying a drone over a major Arizona wildfire has been arrested, with authorities saying he interrupted firefighting efforts on a blaze that has forced thousands of people from their homes. The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office said Saturday that 54-year-old Gene Alan Carpenter of Prescott Valley was in […]

Among the starbursts, strobes and other pyrotechnics of an Independence Day fireworks show, a new illumination can increasingly be spotted in the sky — the blinking red light of a drone as it captures spectacular footage from a bird’s eye view. Fireworks drone videos have become a Fourth of July tradition as commonplace as backyard […]

Pakistan intelligence and security officials Sunday, July 2, 2017 reacted angrily over the release of a memoir by former CIA contractor Raymond Davis, saying the 2011 acquittal of the man in a high-profile murder case was an arrangement between Pakistan and the US, not between individuals. (Source: AP Photo/File) Sikkim standoff: Chinese media says India […]

ISLAMABAD / PESHAWAR: Hours before a bipartisan US Senate delegation visited South Waziristan Agency on Monday, a CIA-operated drone carried out a missile attack in a village of the tribal region, killing a suspected militant leader. According to sources, the US drone fired two missiles at a vehicle carrying ‘commander’ Pir Agha of the militant […]