April 2018

In a bid to substantially enhance India’s so-called stand-off weapon capabilities, the Trump administration in the United States has agreed to supply long endurance high-altitude surveillance armed unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), which are capable of hunting and destroying targets across seas and over land borders. Indian and US diplomatic officials confirmed to Hindustan Times that […]

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An anti-war banner carried during the Twin Cities Pride Parade in the Twin Cities in 2013. (Flickr/Tony Webster) Is all inclusion good inclusion? Mainstream LGBTQ groups like the Human Rights Campaign promote any increase in gay representation as good — even representation in some of the world’s most deadly organizations, like the U.S. military and […]

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DJI offers drones at many prices, ranging from the $399 Spark, a small selfie drone that responds to your gestures, to the Inspire 2 (starting at $2,999), a professional video drone that can carry a state-of-the-art camera to capture butter-smooth video even in difficult conditions. In between are several other models: the portable but powerful […]

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Drone Technology has a slew of applications and utilities. In the near future, its range will further expand and decisively shape our daily lives. From agriculture to smart cities to construction to surveying, drone technology is increasingly being deployed to enhance efficiency and productivity. The ecosystem of drone startups in India is just taking off […]

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Peter Crownfield, a South Side resident of 15 years, questioned the use of surveillance camera systems at a Bethlehem city council meeting. Crownfield wanted to know more about policy — who would have access to the footage and what would they use it for? The council left him without an answer. Crownfield didn’t think the high […]

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KUALA LUMPUR: Police have received 16 reports over illegal drone flights since nomination day of the 14th General Election. Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun said the 16 reports were part of 30 reports involving various misconducts received by the police to-date, nationwide. He said a person needs to obtain permission from the […]

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Lift off for police drone school Green light given to force to tutor more officers, emergency service workers and the public. Wiltshire Police’s drone team 1 Comment A force has become the first to be awarded a full and unrestricted approval to train drone pilots. Wiltshire Police was awarded status as a National Qualified Entity […]

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Last week, the Washington Post reported a disturbing anecdote about President Trump’s visit to the CIA on his first full day in office: [W]hen the agency’s head of drone operations explained that the CIA had developed special munitions to limit civilian casualties, the president seemed unimpressed. Watching a previously recorded strike [in Syria] in which […]

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Last week, the Washington Post reported a disturbing anecdote about President Trump’s visit to the CIA on his first full day in office: [W]hen the agency’s head of drone operations explained that the CIA had developed special munitions to limit civilian casualties, the president seemed unimpressed. Watching a previously recorded strike [in Syria] in which […]

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