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May 29, 2015

Wearables may prevent kids and athletes from traumatic brain injuries

Sports injuries can prove to be fatal if prompt action is not taken. A sudden blow or jolt to head may take a nasty concussion turn whereby the brain loses its ability to act normally. There are several collision sports like football, rugby, volley ball, wrestling, ice hockey or car […]
May 26, 2015

Blame it on Smartphone or wearable device for rising road accidents

Distracted driving can be a serious threat on the road. According to statistics, a distracted driver behind the vehicle can be real risky, thus enhancing chance of a motor vehicle crash manifold. A study says that in the United States, each day an approx. 9 people are killed and over […]
May 26, 2015

RFID tags may help robots to recognize objects

Mobile robotics is the latest buzzword doing rounds in tech world. Imagine a robot which can move around, find objects or assist people with disabilities. This is exactly what researchers at Georgia Tech have achieved. They have combined a self-propelled robot, RFID tags and long-distance scanners to devise a method […]
May 25, 2015

Airspace: How High Do Your Ownership Rights Go?

Share This Article Ever since the FAA authorized drones to be used for spraying crops, there has been a lot of controversy surrounding this topic. While people around the country are trying their best to grapple with the rising privacy and safety concerns of drones, one matter is simply going […]
May 21, 2015

We hit the GYM first and than drink

Do you consider yourself a health enthusiast who makes it a point to hit the gym at least thrice a week? At the same time, do you feel that the ideal Saturday activity should be an hour long work out at the gym followed by a boozy brunch? Actually you […]
May 19, 2015

FAA Approves The Use of Drones For Farming Purposes

Share This Article With the number of inventions and innovations over the last few years, you may think that we will eventually run of ideas, but every now and then something new comes along and changes everything. While many people are still against the best drones being given the green […]
May 18, 2015
B Flying Car

B Gone. What happened to the B flying car?

B Gone. What happened to the B flying car? It looked so promising. A genius invention that could have taken off in a big way. We brought ours via its Kickstarter program and after much delay it finally arrived. Out of the box it’s an impressive bit of kit, but wait, […]
May 14, 2015

FAA Introduces a Program to Test Drones Flying Outside a Pilot’s Line of Sight

Share This Article FAA has partnered with CNN and BNSF Railroad to explore the challenges of utilizing drones beyond the visual line-of-sight in isolated areas, as part of the Pathfinder Program. The data received from these tests could result in FAA approval of drones flying outside the pilot’s line of […]
May 11, 2015

PhoneDrone Turns Your Smartphone Into a Quadcopter

Share This Article Ever thought of turning your smartphone into a quadcopter? While the idea might sound a little quirky at first, it actually does make sense. PhoneDrone represents a project that has recently launched on Kickstarter, promising to turn your phone into a drone with the help of an […]
May 8, 2015

The Government of Nepal Imposes Harsh Regulations on Drones

Share This Article A very controversial event has just taken place in Nepal, the country that was recently shaken by a massive earthquake killing thousands of people. The latest reports indicate that the Government of Nepal has banned drones following the earthquake that hit in late April. Photograph: Olivia Harris/Reuters […]
May 8, 2015

The Government of Nepal Imposes Harsh Regulations on Drones

Share This Article A very controversial event has just taken place in Nepal, the country that was recently shaken by a massive earthquake killing thousands of people. The latest reports indicate that the Government of Nepal has banned drones following the earthquake that hit in late April. Photograph: Olivia Harris/Reuters […]
May 5, 2015

3D Robotics Solo: The Best Quadcopter to Attach a GoPro Camera

Share This Article If you’re looking for a quadcopter to attach a GoPro camera, then the 3D Robotics Solo is the best choice for you. This amazing piece of technology comes with an optional device known as the Solo Gimbal, which has a three-axis motorized camera stabilizer. This is the […]
May 5, 2015

3D Robotics Solo: The Best Quadcopter to Attach a GoPro Camera

Share This Article If you’re looking for a quadcopter to attach a GoPro camera, then the 3D Robotics Solo is the best choice for you. This amazing piece of technology comes with an optional device known as the Solo Gimbal, which has a three-axis motorized camera stabilizer. This is the […]