Drones Fly High Despite Ban in India
India is the world's largest drone importer and is expected to follow the U.S. regulatory model, but can or should it enforce existing bans?
(November 12, 2015)
WEBCAST: FAA’s Impact on Drones
Will registration put a chill on the FAA's attempts to regulate drones in the national air space?
(November 08, 2015)
University Aims to Make Leeds a Self-Repairing City
Robots are spreading beneath streets, reducing traffic disruptions. University researchers are developing drones for inspecting and repairing urban infrastructure, and ULC Robotics' CISBOT is already crawling through gas pipes in several cities.
(October 26, 2015)
UPS Helps Raise $22M for CyPhy Works Drones
CyPhy Works has received investor support to commercialize its tethered PARC drones, but untethered UAV deliveries could also be in the works.
(October 15, 2015)
Cambridge University Team Devises Multifunction Materials
By combining materials at nanoscale, a University of Cambridge team has created designer materials that combine functions and sensing.
(October 07, 2015)
New Network to Boost U.K. Robotics Capabilities
The U.K. Robotics and Autonomous Systems Network and the Northern Robotics Network invest millions to facilitate commercialization, help local economy.
(September 30, 2015)
Intel Invests $67M in China Tech Firms
Intel Corp.'s investment arm is spending $67 million in eight Chinese technology companies in the hope of building an ecosystem for its processors.
(September 21, 2015)
Drone Makers Look for Funding to Take Off
The market for aerial drones could double in the next five years, as Lily Robotics and others fly beneath the radar of larger companies in making deals.
(September 09, 2015)
Bombs Away: Intel Drops $60M on China Drone Maker
"At Intel we believe in a smart and connected world." --CEO Brian Krzanich
(August 28, 2015)
Get Ahead of Commercial Drone Rules
Airborne robots already have many commercial uses, so don't wait for regulations, writes a drone lawyer.
(August 27, 2015)
Spanish Researchers Develop Aerial Robots for Manufacturing
Aerial robots could offer advantages over ground robotics in aircraft factories and logistics facilities -- if payload and navigation can be worked out, says a European team.
(August 24, 2015)
The Essential Interview: NASA Researcher Robert Ambrose
Sometimes it is rocket science. See what a senior NASA researcher says is his favorite project and how he worked with GM on Robo-Glove and Robonaut.
(August 20, 2015)
SONY Goes Airborne to Scout for $4.2B
SONY sorely needs to hook up with something anywhere and soon to turn a profit.
(August 05, 2015)