Will drones take flight for TV stations?

By Diana Marzsalek TVNewsCheck, August 28, 2012 11:48 AM EDT TV newsgathering gadgetry doesn’t get any sexier than the Camcopter S-100, a military-grade unmanned air vehicle, or UAV,...

Drone can do archaeological mapping flight

Tests of an unmanned drone could lead to surveys of archaeological sites in minutes that currently take years to complete, U.S. researchers say. Tests are...

Drones for Peace $100 solution.

An interesting idea from Rotary Robotics, a $100 platform for drone journalism. Really like their competition elevator pitch. DronesForPeace provides the key capabilities of a surveillance...

A code of ethics for drone journalism

This week, AUVSI (Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International), an industry group representing drone manufacturers, developers and operators, unveiled a "code of conduct" for...

Telecomix: DIY Drones for Peace – Virtual Reporting

This past Saturday at the Salon des Solidarités in Paris, a meeting of ‘Hackers and NGOs‘ took place. There, between a Médecin du Monde stand and...

10 Myths About Drones…..

Here's an article by Ryan Calo, A Professor at the University of Washington School of Law and John Villasenor with the Brookings Institute. A great...

Why Flying Drones Are The Future Of Journalism

BY EMILY BADGER Fast Company Lincoln, Nebraska, is an unlikely test bed for the future of journalism. It’s more than a thousand miles in both directions from...

Blue Peter, gets it’s own drone!

This is fantastic, UAS are going mainstream! I don't think I saw this one coming. Matthew Postgate from BBC R&D had the following to say "This is...

Google Earth Publishes Community-created Maps from the Public Lab Archive

Professional-grade maps made with DIY balloon and kite kits that cost about $100 BOSTON, MA-- The Public Laboratory for Open Technology and Science announced today...

Why drone journalism is in for a rocky ride

by Nicole Martinelli Airborne newsgathering is a hot topic, but some experts believe that drone journalism may have a hard time really getting off the...