Soon, e-tailers could use drones to deliver your purchases

Sharmistha Mukherjee  E-retail giants such as Flipkart and Amazon might soon be able to air-drop your online purchases using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), with the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) considering notifying...

Commercial Drones Are Coming, And Sooner Than You Think

Ron Miller When Jeff Bezos talked about delivering your Amazon packages by drone last year on 60 minutes, it seemed like a grand publicity stunt designed to get his...

Drone Delivery: By The Numbers

What do medicine, batteries, and forgotten anniversary gifts have in common?  They are the most likely items consumers will want delivered by drone once...

CSAIL’s Nick Roy helms Google’s delivery-drone project

Adam Conner-Simons | CSAIL Friends and colleagues were aware, at some level, that Nick Roy, a researcher in MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL),...

UNR to conduct drone research with Australian company

Lenita Powers, RGJ Flirtey, an Australian firm that uses drones to deliver textbooks to customers, announced today it is partnering with the University of Nevada, Reno to...
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Award-winning Scots bakery set to use unmanned drones to deliver sweet treats to customers

STEPHENS Bakery, in Dunfermline, are employing the very latest technology to deliver their produce to customers in half the time of road deliveries, writes...

Flying Donkey Challenge & Conference

Amazon made the news with its Prime Air unmanned delivery service. Do they have serious plans or was this just a clever free publicity...