Daimler AG will invest $562 million over the next five years to develop an advanced ecosystem of vans, flying drones, and robots–all linked via wireless networks–to speed up the delivery of packages and people. The effort follows a boom in electronic commerce, which has forced logistics companies to find new faster ways to deliver packages… via […]
Obama Drone Order Fails to Safeguard Privacy According to reports, President Obama is set to issue an executive order on drone privacy. The order would call for the development of voluntary best practices for the commercial use of drones. Senator Markey and Representative Welch immediately responded to the reports with a letter to the President […]
EPIC (Electronic Privacy Information Center) is hosting a petition through Monday 3/18 to suspend the Bureau of Customs and Border Protection (“CBP”) drone surveillance program. They are currently over 600 individual signatories, and aiming to hit over 2,000 by the time they submit the petition on Monday. According to their website, “EPIC is a public […]
If you don’t think “they” are preparing for something then you really need to go back under a rock and continue watching your favorite reality TV show. RT reports about a drone that is small enough that can carry a small needle. Small enough to get a DNA sample or inject a micro-tracking device that […]
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So if you thought the little robots from the movie Transformers or GI Joe was a little far-fetched? You may want to think again. Apparently the US military has been working on these little bug-like drones to fly in urban areas and spy. Some of these drones look like birds hanging on a telephone wire. […]