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Report: The commercial drone market is soaring

The FAA's commercial drone rules will go into effect at the end of this month, but already drones are taking off all over the world. DroneDeploy, a cloud software platform provider for commercial drones, announced it has reached 5 million acres mapped with its software, just months after it...

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Disney Patents Projection Drones

Disney Patents Projection Drones

Disney filed a patent for a UAV based projection system, which it intends to use in its extravagant light shows held nightly at its theme parks. The patent features multiple variations of a drone, projector, and reflector combination with the key feature being the reflector is made out of mesh and...

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Google’s Project Wing to soar in the U.S.

Google’s Project Wing to soar in the U.S.

While Amazon is moving its drone-testing activities to the U.K., Google's parent company Alphabet is getting the green light to fly in the U.S. The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) announced new steps it will be taking to promote the adoption of drones in the U.S. in a...

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The Weather Company enters the drone industry

The Weather Company enters the drone industry

Drone operators not only have to worry about avoiding people and objects when their drone is up in the air; they also have to worry about avoiding bad weather conditions. No one wants their drone to be damaged by rain or get stuck in a severe storm. The Weather Company, an IBM business, has...

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Amazon granted patent for UAV docking stations

Amazon granted patent for UAV docking stations

Amazon is looking to cover all its bases as it builds out its Prime Air drone delivery service. The company was recently granted a patent for "Multi-use UAV docking station systems and methods? that would provide drones with operations such as a recharging station, navigational aid, and routing...

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