Drones aren’t just fun toys for hobbyists or useful tools for professional videographers anymore. No, no, now they are going to start filling a new role: security cameras.
Sunflower Labs has announced at CES 2019 that they developed a system of high tech lights for your yard that integrates a flying camera drone that patrols your yard.
Now, like most new technology announcements from startups, we have no word on pricing or an exact release date yet. They did indicate that at first, the system will be quite expensive until they can start manufacturing at scale.
All that said, here’s how it works.
There will be three individual pieces of the security system. There will be the drone, called the bee, and its hub station called the Hive. These two devices will connect to your Wi-Fi and sync to their systems.
Users will place