The global drone identification systems market to grow at a CAGR of 24.25% during the period 2018-2022. Global Drone Identification Systems Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes […]

Photo: Bobby Bank (Getty Images) Edward’s Norton production company, Class 5 Productions, is being sued this week over a fire that broke out recently on the set of the actor/director’s new film, Motherless Brooklyn. The massive blaze—which ended up killing one of the New York Fire Department firefighters, Michael Davidson, who was attempting to fight […]

Police across Illinois could use drones to monitor crowds at sporting events, music festivals and other large gatherings under legislation the state Senate approved Wednesday. Supporters including Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s office favor giving authorities the tool to try to ensure public safety at crowded events, but opponents like the American Civil Liberties Union say putting […]

The American Civil Liberties Union accused Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel this week of being the primary force behind a bill that would allow police to use drones to monitor protesters in his city, according to The Chicago Sun-Times. This legislation, which has reportedly cleared the Illinois House and Senate committees and awaits final votes in […]

The United States has agreed to supply India with the General Atomics MQ-9 Guardian/Predator-B long-range unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV), according to a report in the Hindustan Times citing U.S. and Indian diplomatic officials. The MQ-9 has both land- and sea- variants and can be armed with up to four AGM-114 Hellfire air-to-surface missiles and […]

By Kang Aa-young If you feel tempted to cut in ahead of a long queue of cars on a South Korean motorway after making sure there are no policemen or surveillance cameras, don’t. There may be traffic officers overhead — drones hovering to film whatever violation you are about to do. South Jeolla Province police […]

Phase One has announced the iXM 100MP, a 100-megapixel medium format camera for drones that’s the first camera to feature Sony’s 100MP backside-illuminated (BSI) 44x33mm sensor. It’s “a breakthrough aerial camera platform driven by the world’s fastest medium-format imaging sensor,” Phase One says. The backside-illumination design allows the sensor to have increased light sensitivity and […]