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Drones in Africa Used to Fight Malaria

DJI is teaming up with entomologists in Tanzania to help save lives and control an extremely deadly disease. Using drone technology, the team is working to control the population of mosquitoes, which spread the deadly disease malaria. Malaria infects over 10 million people and kills 80,000 per year in Tanzania alone. Looking at those numbers,…
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DroneDeploy Series D brings $35 million into drone industry

Investors are still confident in the drone industry, if this news is any indication. DroneDeploy, an enterprise-grade drone software company based in San Francisco, today announced it closed a $35 million Series D round led by Bessemer Venture Partners. Bessemer has a solid track record, having backed other notable companies including Pinterest, Yelp, LinkedIn and…
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Mavic Mini standard vs combo: What are the differences?

As you could read in my hands-on review, the Mavic Mini is available in two package options: “Standard” and “Fly More Combo”. Let’s find out what you get for the extra 100 bucks! Both Mavic Mini box options comes ready-to-fly with included transmitter. As its name says, the “Fly more combo” is…
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New York is Putting Money on Drones for Economic Development

New York’s investment in the drone industry is paying off – and as the first segment of the state’s drone corridor receives BVLOS authority, opportunities for new businesses are expanding. The state of New York has made a major investment in economic development for the Center State region, and part of that has been directed…
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Eachine EV300D FPV goggles: A good Fat Shark alternative?

During 11.11 drone sales, Eachine announced a new pro grade Fat Shark alike FPV goggles. The Eachine EV300D features dual-LCD screen and true diversity receiver with 4 antennas. From a wide range of FPV glasses available on the market, it can be hard to decide which ones to go for. In choosing,…
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Edited Transcript of VUZI earnings conference call or presentation 7-Nov-19 9:30pm GMT

Edited Transcript of VUZI earnings conference call or presentation 7-Nov-19 9:30pm GMT  Yahoo Finance Source link Share Tweet Share Pin Email Source link

AeroVironment’s VAPOR Helicopter Drones Offer Endless Possibilities

AeroVironment acquired Pulse Aerospace earlier this year for $25.7 million – and acquired the VAPOR Helicopter UAS series with it.  At last month’s Commercial UAV Expo, DRONELIFE got to see it up close – and talk to AeroVironment about what VAPOR can do. AeroVironment has long been an industry leader in the military space, but…
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DJI pioneers fight against malaria in Africa with spray drones

DJI pioneers fight against malaria in Africa with spray drones  Vertical Magazine Source link Share Tweet Share Pin Email Source link

DJI Mavic Mini tutorials (How-tos)

While the Mavic MINI is easy to fly out of the box, every newbie pilot should watch these tutorials. They will learn them not just to use different QuickShots modes but also how to safely take-off and land. My plan is also to share here undocumented tips and tricks. Mavic Mini video tutorials From learning…
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TerraView RangePro X8 can carry a DJI Zenmuse for more than an hour

So you want to fly a DJI Zenmuse through the air, but the less-than-30-minutes of flight time on the DJI Inspire 2 won’t cut it? The TerraView RangePro X8 can fly with a Zenmuse on it for more than 70 minutes. That’s on average two and a half times longer than the competition. The new…
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