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June 23, 2015

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles mapping found good use in emergency response, agriculture and environmental industry

Mapping using UAVs CREDIT: Global Unmanned Systems Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) are not just meant for the activities at war field, but now modified for much peaceful usages. The usages include spraying crops, clicking images of crop fields beyond spectrum or capturing a bird’s-eye view of the flooded areas. Storm […]
June 20, 2015

GoPro: stocks overview, after announcement to make quadcopters

GPRO stocks CREDIT: Yahoo finance Since the announcement of GoPro’s aim to create a quadcopter and six GoPro Hero cameras for spherical shots at one go, the company stocks has been mostly rising. Nick Woodman (company CEO) had declared the development by end of 2016. There have been instances when […]
June 17, 2015

Shoes that will show you right path and intelligent textiles Sox for better health

Smart footwear LECHAL INSOLE CREDIT: Ducere Inventions are coming up almost every day in the field of wearable technology. However if you take a close look, it seems that lots of concentration goes towards upper body parts. In that way the market is crowded with Smart watches, Smart glasses, head […]
June 17, 2015

Extreme Fliers Back in News with Micro Drone 3.0

Micro quadcopter Drone 3.0 CREDIT: Extreme Fliers Extreme Fliers return this time with a Micro Drone 3.0 quadcopter that is linked with Meerkat. This miniature gadget will not just capture high quality videos, but also live stream it to Meerkat directly. Extreme Fliers, therefore we hear, are up and moving […]
June 16, 2015

Wearable tech to improve eye health – study

Intuitive portable device with a smart camera CREDIT: OrCam It is indeed alarming to note that around 2.2 million Americans are fighting a serious eye disease called glaucoma. Thus a routine eye checkup has become mandatory for most. What an eye specialist does is keep track of internal optic pressure […]
June 16, 2015

Parrot Drone Ventures into the Agricultural Industry

The French manufacturer of recreational drones seems to be on a roll since the past few months. Parrot, once again showed their devilish penchant for acquisition this Monday, on June 15th by taking over an establishment which is known for manufacturing devices in the field of agriculture. It’s the Unmanned […]
June 16, 2015

DJI Phantom 3 vs Phantom 2

The DJI Phantom 3 was released only a few weeks ago and it quickly became one of the more popular drones for sale. With Father’s Day coming up as well, it features as the medium budget drone in our recommendations. Whilst we are still waiting for our own Phantom 3 […]
June 13, 2015

Recent brain researches that aim at simplifying its complexities

Brain, considered to be the most complicated part of human body still remains an enigma to scientists and medical professionals. This is the organ which assists in carrying out very simple daily activities like, seeing, identifying a person/place or interacting with strangers. Then this body part is the root cause […]
June 13, 2015

Custom build your own quadcopter

All thanks to a new startup named, Skyworks Aerial Systems who have come with a concept of Build your own customized drone in three easy steps? Yes, you heard it right. These are Quadcopter Drone kits which you can simply assemble and there you go! So what else is different? […]
June 12, 2015

Six Apps That Every College Student Must Download

College is very different from school. In fact, most will agree that college life is far exciting than school days. In college you learn and unlearn things. Those are the days when you love to stick to child like ways while growing up. College is the best phase to learn […]
June 12, 2015

Parrot Bebop Quadcopter and Skycontroller joysticks in 2015

Post the success of AR. Qaudcopters by Parrot in 2010, there was a major gap due to the close competition thereafter, by the leading Drone manufacturing companies, like 3DRobotics and DJI. There was an obvious slowdown of the Parrot models in the last five years compared to the swift and […]
June 10, 2015

Which Drone Bundles Offer The Best Value?

Bundles have always been popular with customers because of the apparent price savings you are led to believe that you are making. However, with so many to choose from, it can be confusing and not all of them are good value. Drones for sale often come with various bundles such […]
June 10, 2015

Drones Den Podcasts – Episode 1

In our first ever Drones Den podcast episode, we introduce the show and set up a plan of what we are going to talk about over the coming weeks and months. We also cover the main points of buying a drone and what the best drones for sale in 2015 are. […]
June 9, 2015

Few latest innovations in solar energy

In recent times, several solar innovations have been reported which has immense potential to impact environment and mankind. Some pessimists might point towards heightened global solar PV production in countries like China which has resulted in oversupply of panels and dropping of prices. However, the fact remains is that there […]
June 9, 2015

LEGO ideas to inspire low-cost Bio-technology or Chemistry experiments

Scientists, especially from the fields of chemistry, engineering and bio-technology are working on unique ideas and equipments to come up with interesting and effective solutions for different situations. Take for instance the microfluidic system which is typically used to produce integrated circuits for the electronics industry. Quite understandably this is […]