Tag Archives: Drone

1812월/15

Hydrogen fuel cells promise to keep drones flying for hours

The use of drones by consumers and companies has exploded over the past few years. As the devices have soared in popularity, a lot of the critical features and functions have rapidly improved. The aircraft have gotten steadily cheaper, more powerful, and easier to use….

0212월/15

Drones on the Beat: The Future of Journalism

The DJI Inspire 1 in University of Missouri School of Journalism “skin” is used to train the next generation of “dronalists”. As the Federal Aviation Administration continues to mull over opening the skies to more widespread commercial drone use, journalists and news organizations across the…

0511월/15

[PIX4D] Mapping Nepal: Drones and the Future of Disaster Response

In September 2015, Pix4D participated in a week-long UAV training mission in Nepal, teaching engineering students at Kathmandu University how to use drones and image-processing software to create professional maps and models for a wide range of humanitarian and development purposes.   Although drones and photogrammetric…

0311월/15

[DJI] MANIFOLD POWERFUL PROCESSING. LIMITLESS POSSIBILITIES.

MANIFOLD POWERFUL PROCESSING. LIMITLESS POSSIBILITIES. The Manifold is a high-performance embedded computer specially designed for the DJI Onboard SDK. It enables developers to transform aerial platforms into truly intelligent flying robots that can perform complex computing tasks and advanced image processing literally on the fly….

2610월/15

HIJACKING QUADCOPTERS WITH A MAVLINK EXPLOIT

Not many people would like a quadcopter with an HD camera hovering above their property, and until now there’s no technical resource to tell drone pilots to buzz off. That would require actually talking to a person. Horrors. Why be reasonable when you can use a Raspberry…