November 2017

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Who would have thought that a gadget purchased by the military would someday become a bestselling holiday gift? OK, so the toy drones you can buy at your local department or electronics stores are slightly different than the ones […]

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Forestry officials diverted a surveillance plane from its assigned path because a drone hovered above a northern Arkansas wildfire, prompting them to caution people that airborne efforts to take unique photographs endanger pilots and those working below. State Forester Joe Fox said Wednesday that he doesn’t believe a drone operator […]

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The skies will be buzzing in uptown Charlotte today, as a professional production company shoots drone footage for this weekend’s College GameDay broadcast by ESPN. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police sent out a “heads up” about the drones via Tweet early Thursday. The footage is part of ESPN’s coverage of the 2017 Atlantic Coast Conference Football Championship Game […]

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‘+ ‘ ‘+__tnt.truncateStr(oAsset.title,85,’…’)+’ ‘+ ‘ ‘+__tnt.truncateStr(oAsset.summary,iTextTrun,’…’)+’ ‘+ ‘ … read more at: http://www.heraldcourier.com/news/drone-prompts-diversion-of-wildfire-surveillance-plane/article_4fc4c6b2-c8e3-53b8-a4a3-19a3e4d4ad29.html

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Scanning an empty field that once housed a Shaker village in New Hampshire, Jesse Casana had come in search of the foundations of stone buildings, long-forgotten roadways and other remnants of this community dating to the 1790s. But instead of a trowel and shovel, Casana and his Dartmouth College colleague Chad Hill are using a […]

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Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. It can be hard to pick out holiday gifts for picky friends and family members. You’re pretty safe betting on some kind of tech, but there’s so much to choose from: cameras, phones, speakers… you need to get […]

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By KELLY P. KISSEL, Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Forestry officials diverted a surveillance plane from its assigned path because a drone hovered above a northern Arkansas wildfire, prompting them to caution people that airborne efforts to take unique photographs endanger pilots and those working below. State Forester Joe Fox said Wednesday that he […]

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Tracey Michael Mapes (Santa Clara Police Dept.) SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Police say a California man flew his drone over the San Francisco 49ers game Sunday at Levi’s Stadium, in Santa Clara, using the aerial device to drop anti-television news leaflets. Santa Clara Police say 55-year-old Tracey Michael Mapes then drove to the Oakland Coliseum […]

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Source: telegraph Drones have become quite popular in the United States and Europe, and as expected, these devices are causing trouble in more ways than one. This is why the UK has created a new safety law that is designed to keep drone flying under control. According to a new package of legislation, UK police […]

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