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Nothing Says I Love You Like a Valentines Day Discount from DJI (Ends Today!)

image DJI Too late for flowers?  Is your spouse on a diet and not into chocolate?   Guitar skills not quite up to serenading your sweetie? No problem – nothing says I love you like a drone for Valentine’s day –  or at least a cool camera to take all of the action sequences that you…
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Review: DJI Digital FPV System – Awesome Product, But Is It For You?

The DJI Digital FPV System consists of: Air Unit, FPV Goggles and the optional DJI radio controller. I will skip all the specs and basic stuff which you can look up on the manual, and get straight into the user experience side of things. The Air Unit consists of a camera and a video transmitter.…
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How Drones are Saving Koalas Injured in Australia’s Bushfires

A couple of years ago, we shared the news that a forestry company in Victoria, Australia, was using drones equipped with thermal cameras to detect koalas before trees were cut down or controlled burns ignited. In recent times, the wildfires devastating the same area of Australia have been anything but controlled. And sadly, those same…
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Using Drones to Combat the Deadliest Animal on the Planet: the Mosquito

According to a now famous blog post by Bill Gates, mosquitoes are by far the deadliest animal on the planet in terms of the number of human lives that they claim through disease: The worst is malaria, which kills more than 600,000 people every year; another 200 million cases incapacitate people for days at a…
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“Not Like This” – DJI’s Critical Response to FAA’s Remote ID Proposal

In an article published by DJI today, the manufacturer’s VP of Policy and Legal Affairs, Brendan Schulman, has come out strongly against the FAA’s NPRM on Remote ID, calling it “deeply flawed” and “a complex, expensive, and intrusive system that would make it harder to use drones in America.” That description is particularly significant given…
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Department of the Interior to Permanently Halt Drone Programs

The Financial Times has today reported that the US Department of the Interior is planning to ground its civilian drone program for good in response to growing concerns that hardware made wholly or partly in China could pose a security risk. The latest move by the Trump administration will see the DOI halt the use…
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Review: Caddx VISTA VTX for DJI Digital FPV System

We complained about how big the DJI Air Unit is, and they listened! The new Caddx Vista VTX is a much smaller Air Unit for the DJI Digital FPV system, making it easier to install, and compatible with even smaller drones. Learn more about the DJI Digital FPV System here. Banggood: http://bit.ly/2QEPJLiRDQ: http://bit.ly/35CzJgZGetFPV: http://bit.ly/2QH4f53 The…
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Why is the US military wary of DJI drones?

Why is the US military wary of DJI drones?  Abacus Source link Share Tweet Share Pin Email Abacus China technology cybersecurity dji drones Tech US-China tech war US-China trade war Why is the US military wary of DJI drones? Source link

DJI Mavic Mini In-Depth Review

DJI Mavic Mini In-Depth Review  DC Rainmaker Source link Share Tweet Share Pin Email dji dji drones DJI Mavic Mini drones Source link

Department of Homeland Security Recommends Passage of Drone Origin Security Act (News and Commentary)

News and Commentary.  The Department of Homeland Security has reported on the Drone Origin Security Act – H.R. 4753 – and recommended passage without amendment.  What that would mean for emergency services and government drone users, however, is unclear – and stakeholders should review the Act carefully. H.R. 4753, the Drone Origin Security Act, would…
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