January 12, 2019

(TNS) — SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Drones have been used for a lot more than making videos and delivering pizzas. They have dropped drugs into prison yards, scouted out illegal border crossings, and grounded lifesaving aerial firefighting efforts by accidentally wandering into the flight path. The sky may be the limit for drones, but local […]

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The FBI is piloting Amazon’s facial matching software—Amazon Rekognition—as a means to sift through mountains of video surveillance footage the agency routinely collects during investigations. The pilot kicked off in early 2018 following a string of high-profile counterterrorism investigations that tested the limits of the FBI’s technological capabilities, according to FBI officials. For example, in […]

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An award win, new release game-changing drones and updated regulations – 2018 has been a busy and ground-breaking year for Heliguy and the UAV world. With 2019 on the horizon, this special blog post reflects on the past 12 months, reminiscing on the launch of popular products such as DJI’s Osmo Pocket and Mavic Air, […]

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News Analysis/ By Rob Marvin January 11, 2019 4:30PM EST January 11, 2019 The massive spectacle that is CES takes over Las Vegas every year, packing every corner of the city’s cavernous convention center and hotel ballrooms with tech companies from all over the world. The show tends to capture the zeitgeist of whatever buzzy […]

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  By AppleInsider Staff Tuesday, January 08, 2019, 07:42 pm PT (10:42 pm ET) Self-proclaimed drone and camera technology leader AEE Aviation Technology was on the floor at ShowStoppers at CES 2019 this week to show off Selfly, a pint-sized drone that folds up and snaps into an iPhone case for the ultimate in portability. […]

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Drones have been in the headlines for all the wrong reasons recently, what with UK airports closing because of a number of drone-based incidents.  Those who are dedicated to drone flying, however, won’t be deterred by such stories and if CES 2019 is anything to go by, the future of drones is looking rather rosy.  […]

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“Turkish soldiers started recording from inside their base, the footage recovered from the UAV (a commercial drone)” shows, the statement read. The YPG said it would destroy any “military vehicle entering the areas under the control of our forces without permission,” adding that Turkey continues to attempt “to violate our borders.” This is not the […]

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Progressives in recent weeks have applauded Democrats’ refusal to bend to President Donald Trump’s demands for a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border, a key component of his xenophobic anti-immigration agenda. But on Friday, digital rights advocates called on Democratic lawmakers to expand their fight against the wall into a fight for all human and constitutional […]

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As the federal government shutdown continues over the wall that President Donald Trump wants built at the U.S.-Mexico border, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday presented possible alternatives to a physical wall. Among the president’s justifications for a wall is to stop drugs from coming into the United States, so Pelosi proposed spending “hundreds of […]

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Crowd-size experts say it’s impossible to cram that many people into the area, a bow-tie-shaped zone running five blocks between Broadway and 7th Avenue, and that the real total is likely fewer than 100,000. … read more at: http://www.ksla.com/2018/12/30/ring-new-nypd-drone-oversee-times-square-revelry/

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ENNIS, Texas – Family, friends and police in Ennis are searching for a 38-year-old woman who has strangely gone missing. Emily Wade’s family members said it’s not like her to disappear or be apart from her daughter and mother. They are concerned about her safety. Shirley Wade is waiting and watching for any sign of […]

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