Amazon patent proposes drone perches atop streetlights and other protruding infrastructure

 Pop quiz, hot shot: You’re a delivery drone with a flight duration of 20 minutes with your current payload, but because of delays (use your imagination) you’re never going to … Continue Reading →

Removing the human element from autonomous commercial drones

 Since the industrial revolution, economic advancement has been achieved by increasing efficiency and reducing human labor through greater mechanical autonomy driven by technological innovation. For many, commercial drones represent the … Continue Reading →

Strike the right balance on drone policy

 Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) — more commonly referred to as drones — are on the cusp of a major commercial trial that has the power to save thousands of lives. … Continue Reading →