Drone News from around the InterWebs


April 16, 2016
Urban Jungle

Hong Kong’s Overwhelming Urban Density Captured From A Drone

Photographer Andy Yeung takes drone photos to capture the beauty of one of the world’s most densely populated cities: Hong Kong. Taken from a bird’s-eye view, his latest photo series, “Urban Fog,”captures the city’s iconic skyline on foggy nights, when it looks like a dreamland of sorts. And in his […]
April 16, 2016
Drone Racing on ESPN

Drone Racing Is About To Get An Olympic-Style Championship On ESPN

Drone racing is about to become a big deal. The International Drone Racing Association signed a multi-year, international deal with ESPNto broadcast the major drone events that it organizes —  the U.S. National Drone Racing Championships, the World Drone Racing Championships, and the Drone World Cup series. The deal signifies […]
April 16, 2016
Australia Post Drone

Australia Post to Trial Drone Parcel Delivery of Online Shopping

Australia Post has unveiled new technology that could one day come to the aid of posties who encounter locked gates or snarling dogs blocking their path. The organisation put its new delivery drone through its paces at Dandenong South in Melbourne’s south-east. It envisaged the device would eventually revolutionise the […]
April 1, 2016
Li-Po Batteries

How To Care For Your Li-Po Batteries

Li-Po batteries can be highly dangerous, and many people have no idea! For years, lithium polymer batteries (Li-Pos) have been known to be dangerous and unpredictable. Dropping, denting or crushing can shorten the life of the battery and even cause an internal short — a recipe for fire. There are a myriad […]