Largest police drone trial set to begin Surrey and Sussex Police will now have five unmanned aerial vehicles and has trained 38 operators. 2 Comments The largest trial of police drones in England and Wales is set to begin thanks to money from the Police Innovation Fund. Surrey and Sussex Police were awarded almost £250,000 […]

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You know the word “selfie” by now (whether you like the concept or not), but what about “dronie”? It seems that, back in 2014, Twitter, of all companies, decided to try to make “dronie” a thing, combining drones with selfies (i.e., photos of yourself, taken from drones). It even set up a twitter feed for […]

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ANOHNI is gearing up for the release of Hopelessness on May 6. She recently shared the video for “Drone Bomb Me,” which she called “an indictment of America’s drone campaign in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and so forth.” In a new interview with The Guardian, the singer expanded on these ideas. “We desperately hoped [President Obama would] […]

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Editors Note: This week IEEE Spectrum is covering CeBIT, the enormous information and communications technology show that takes place annually in Hanover, Germany. For up-to-the-second updates, you can follow our CeBIT Ninja, Stephen Cass, on Twitter (@stephencass), or catch daily highlights throughout the week here.  Once upon a time there was a very odd British […]

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09 April, 2016 ATC issued non-bailable warrants for Pervez Musharraf PAF to upgrade fleet of fighter jets ATC issued non-bailable warrants for Pervez Musharraf Pakistan ready to work with India to prevent arms race: FO Xinjiang signed $2 billion deal with Pakistan Opposition parties demanded investigations of Panama Papers leak India does not want comprehensive […]

There are four new members of the Surrey and Sussex Policing teams – drones. The two forces have acquired The Aeryon SkyRangers having been awarded almost £250,000 to fund them. One has supported the policing operations at Gatwick since March 2014. They can work day and night, in high wind and heavy rain, and can reach […]

Yesterday, President Obama was asked a revealing question at the end of an appearance at the University of Chicago defending the nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court.  A student inquired about the president’s unilateral authority to authorize drone strikes outside of traditional battlefields, asking specifically:  “How are these killings morally and legally […]

Surrey and Sussex Police have acquired four new state-of-the-art drones. The Aeryon SkyRangers will add to the existing one which has been used to support policing operations at Gatwick since March 2014. The drones – also known as Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) – are designed to be used to safeguard people and to assist with […]