Mad Scientists Turned a Dragonfly Into a Cyborg Drone

June 02, 2017 1 min read


For years, science fiction has been giving us glimpses of a future where cybernetically-enhanced insects have become tiny secret agents… Like the roboroach from The Fifth Element. Those cyborg bug fantasies are now […]

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Nintendo Switch Survives 1,000 Foot Drop

June 01, 2017 1 min read

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If you’ve owned anything from Nintendo in the past… ever, really, you know that most of their consoles could survive atmospheric reentry. But the switch seems like the squishier sort. It’s basically a […]

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Get Into the Drone Game With These Entry Level Options

April 29, 2017 1 min read


Drones are one of the latest gadgets that modern geek culture has sort of glommed onto. And what’s not to like? They’re basically the ultimate RC, and we’ve been tinkering for those for… […]

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Scientists Are Making Robo-Bees

February 15, 2017 1 min read


Bees are dying. We’ve been hearing about it for literally years. And while there’s been some progress in terms of conversation, an intrepid group of scientists aren’t holding their breath for a solution. […]

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These Cute Six-Wheeled Robots Are Now Making Deliveries in DC and California

January 19, 2017 1 min read


There’s a robot invasion under way in the U.S. They’re not here to bring about the fall of humanity, though. They just want to bring you delicious food and parcels. Starship says its […]

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Disney Is Using Drones to Create a New Type of Holiday Show

December 21, 2016 1 min read


We pretty much expect drones to be used for surveillance, product delivery, or pawesome filmmaking. But Disney is utilizing drones to make for one of the most magical shows on earth even more magical! Disney […]

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Apple Enlisting Drone Army In War On Google Maps

December 01, 2016 1 min read


It’s been a long time since a subpar Apple Maps experience led someone into the middle of nowhere, but Google still rules the mapping games. Apple’s not about to give up, and they’re […]

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Taser Drone Will Give Cops An Autonomous Flying Stun Gun

October 27, 2016 1 min read


You’ve seen a bunch of stories about companies that want to deliver parcels using autonomous drones. Taser wants to deliver something else with theirs: justice! Yes, that’s the same Taser that makes the […]

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AER wants you to throw your GoPro instead of buying a drone

September 30, 2016 1 min read


Cameras capable of capturing HD images and video are now the norm. If you want to capture some action outside, then the go-to brand is GoPro. The camera alone can be expensive, but […]

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DJI Mavic Pro 4K camera drone folds up to the size of a water bottle

September 28, 2016 1 min read


The market seems quite saturated with cheap, limited capability drones right now. Walk into any electronics store and there will be a range of drones on sale. But what about if you want […]

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Uber wants to fly you to your destination in a drone

September 26, 2016 1 min read

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Tap a button on you screen and a four-wheeled Uber will come and drive you to your destination. In a few years, however, they may take to the sky after you step inside. […]

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Dutch police unleash drone-hunting eagles and buy some chicks

September 13, 2016 1 min read


Files under birds with jobs.

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