Airstring – crowd funded cell phone networking

Airstring connects your drone to the internet using the mobile phone network. Once your drone is online, you can simply connect to it via your...

Blue Whale Fire Fighter

Not too sure what to make of this one, a sort of natural extension of crop dusting drones. The payload vision has shot up, 100kg...

Kickstarter C-mi in trouble…

Another staff pick, which to my mind confers some sort of approval. This one designed by rocket scientists apparently. Comments on their Kickstarter page...

Bye bye Helen Greiner’s CyPhy (LVL1)

Kickstarter backers of Helen Greiner of Roomba fame, CyPhy LVL1 multirotor have received emails advising them of refunds and notification that the platform will not...

How Zano Raised Millions on Kickstarter and Left Most Backers with Nothing

Kickstarter asked freelance reporter Mark Harris to investigate just what went down at Zano, he concludes that is was poor management rather than foul...

Lily takes $34 million in pre orders

I was surprised when Lily won an innovation award this week at CES, I am even more surprised at the amount of money they...
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Lily wins CES 2016 Innovation Award

My gob is truly smacked. Lily have won an award! That's an award for a system that has yet to demonstrate its claimed abilities in...
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Lily drone delays

“Right now, the consumer drones market is about where we were with MP3 players when Creative Labs ‘ Nomad was the top selling device...

Kickstarter – Fleye – Your Personal Flying Robot

- What would a drone from the future look like? At Fleye, we dream of small, autonomous, flying machines floating around us and helping us...
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Plexidrone, next for a fall?

Is Plexidrone next in line for a fall? Backer Scott Wilkinson posted this Sunday morning in the crowdfunded projects Indiegogo comments Scott Wilkinson  Have received a...