Drones

Drones

1000 Drones Flying at Burning Man 2022

Burning Man is an interesting event. This year they flew 1000 drones in an amazing art show. Thank you to Drift Studios and the 10 artists that produced this gift for the playa. You can see a grid of charging pads that the drones return to for recharging. This allows the show to go on […]

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Neural Net trained Drone Herds Animals through

Fascinating and practical combination of AI and drone technology. I use the Neat algorithm to get a population of neural networks to figure out how to herd Boids through a course !

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7 STRANGEST New Drones

Some really exciting drones have been developed recently that blur the line between science and science fiction.

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CycloTech First Flight

Check out the first flight of the CycloTech technology demonstrator! The Austrian company based its “CycloRotor” propulsion system on the Voith Schneider Propeller design, which has been used in maritime applications for decades. CycloTech believes it could be used to create compact, maneuverable small drones and air taxis.

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Making a 4G LTE Raspberry Pi Drone with Limitless Range

With standard drones your range to control it is bound by the range of the radio controller. This only gets you a couple miles. But what if your drone were connected to a mobile network? Well, then the power of limitless range of drone control is unleashed. Or at least as long as the battery held […]

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What Happens If You Fly a Drone In An Elevator? Real Experiment!

In this video, the Action Lab guy flies a drone in an elevator to see what happens when the elevator goes to a different floor. Will the drone move with it or stay in its relative position? Then I also try to actively control the drone in order to see if I can keep it […]

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Visualizing Drone Data in IoT apps

Learn how VISEO (https://aka.ms/iotshow/viseo) is analyzing large amounts of data (1 GB to 1 TB) collected from drones and other vehicles flying over 32,000 km of railway tracks in France for Altametris, a subsidiary of SNCF Réseau. VISEO’s Vincent Thavonekham, Head of Smart Factory, and Igor Leontiev, Chief Cloud Solution Architect, show three demos in […]

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AI Autonomous Vehicles Drones

Autonomous Systems, Aerial Robotics and Game of Drones

Microsoft Research marks its 100th episode with with Gurdeep Pall and Dr. Ashish Kapoor talking about autonomous systems. There’s a lot of excitement around self-driving cars, delivery drones, and other intelligent, autonomous systems, but before they can be deployed at scale, they need to be both reliable and safe. That’s why Gurdeep Pall, CVP of […]

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