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Drag Racing With DIY Drone Engineer Zoe Stumbaugh

September 19, 2017



The ubiquity of drones in the modern world has recently birthed a new sport: drone racing. Motherboard’s Erik Franco went to meet drone racing ‘it’ girl Zoe …

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Ukraine’s Crowdfunded Military Drone

June 25, 2017



Crowd-funding campaigns can raise money for some pretty wacky projects, such as asteroid defense or images of brains on LSD. But rarely do you hear of …

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Dive-Bombing Drone Confronts Goose Poop Head On

June 15, 2017



While American Predator drones drop missiles on suspected terrorists in Yemen, one Canadian drone maker is deploying his “Goosebuster” on packs of pesky …

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The Iranian Drones That Save Lives

June 15, 2017



Your neighborhood quadcopter probably doesn’t have the ability to launch Hellfire missiles, but just saying the word “drone” conjures up images of flying, …

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Drone On: the Future of UAV Over the US

June 15, 2017



From military weapons expos in Jordan to idyllic SoCal beaches, we caught up with some of those who are building and selling unmanned aerial vehicles all …

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America’s Ex-Drone Pilot

June 15, 2017



Brandon Bryant, a former drone pilot and sensor operator for the of the US Air Force, quit his job after 5 years of being in the Drone Program left him emotionally …

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The World’s First Drone Dogfight

June 15, 2017



When we first met drone designer Andy Shen, he was standing in a freezing park in the Bronx, zipping his mini quadcopter around at speeds of up to 100 miles …

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This Is How You Race a Drone in the Snow (FPV)

June 15, 2017



The world of FPV racing is still tight-knit: It’s a segment of a segment of the growing but still relatively small drone industry. But that might not be the case for long.

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