Just last week we saw how Amazon wants to deliver small packages using drones, and today the DHL Express division of Germany's Deutsche Post jumped on the bandwagon by demonstrating its own postal delivery drone.
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A hacker and security analyst has published details on his SkyJack software that he says is engineered to “autonomously seek out, hack,...
Dubbed the RQ-180, will conduct the penetrating ISR mission that has been left unaddressed, and under wide debate, since retirement of the Lockheed SR-71 in 1998.
After more tests completed last month, the Navy and Marines have decided that the RQ-21A Blackjack drone is worth the gamble. They’re putting money on the program that could provide them with a dedicated multi-intelligence drone in a matter of months
The Pentagon has put the brakes on military cargo shipments traveling from Afghanistan to Pakistan, citing anti-drone protests that threatened truck drivers, a Pentagon spokesman said Tuesday.
The Naval Research Lab just launched a drone from a submerged submarine – giving a huge edge to the future of special operations.
The novelty of flying cars never materialized. But flying novels are right around the corner.
From the What Could Go Wrong file, "serial hacker" Samy Kamkar has developed the hardware and software instructions to build a drone that "seeks out other drones in the air, hacks them, and turns them into conscripted army of unmanned vehicles under
The Pentagon has loosened its guidelines on avoiding civilian casualties during drone strikes, modifying instructions from requiring military personnel to “ensure” civilians are not targeted to encouraging service members to “avoid targeting” civilia
Afghan President Hamid Karzai is being depicted in the media as an obstinate spoiler who is sabotaging America’s plans for a decade or more of continued U.S. military occupation of Afghanistan by refusing to sign a status of forces agreement (SOFA) g
According to an American foreign service official who served recently in Yemen, each "target" that an American drone kills yields forty to fifty new recruits for our enemies. If we kill a thousand, then we have 50,000 new enemies. If we kill a millio
U.S. drone attacks in Afghanistan, Pakistan and other countries may be militarily effective, but they are killing innocent civilians in a way that is obscene and immoral. I’m afraid that ignoring this ugly fact makes Americans complicit in murder.
Residents of a village in eastern Afghanistan's Kunar province say a Sept. 7 attack killed 14 civilians, most of them their relatives. The U.S. says 11 were killed, mostly Taliban fighters.
The American love affair with drones (officially called unmanned aerial vehicles) extends to both military and law enforcement uses.
When Hurricane Sandy swept across the East Coast last year, millions of people were without power after the initial onslaught of the storm.
The United Nations said Monday it will use surveillance drones, for the first time, over the Congo's troubled borders with Uganda and Rwanda.
Amazon.com is working on a way to get packages to customers in 30 minutes or less — via self-guided drone.
The goal is to get packages into customers' hands in 30 minutes or less. Putting Prime Air into commercial use will take "some years" as Amazon develops the technology further and waits for the Federal Aviation Administration to come up with rules
"As far as the actual implementation of the weapon system – that is obviously a political calculation, made by our leadership, and their calculus is way beyond our level.", Colonel Bruce Black, Drone Pilot
Drones are a great way for the military to check out the enemy without putting soldiers in danger, but most of them aren't exactly stealthy. This tiny new drone called the Maveric fixes that problem, by looking to most casual observers like just anot
The big problem with drones is they look like, well, drones.
Six months after President Obama signaled his desire to shift the campaign to the Defense Department, the CIA’s drone operations center in Langley, Va., is still behind the vast majority of strikes.
Demonstrators protesting U.S. drone strikes roughed up drivers Sunday as they sought to stop trucks carrying NATO troop supplies and equipment from passing through northwest Pakistan.
By now you're probably resigned to the fact that flying robots are among us.
A billion people in the world lack access to all-season roads.
US Had Just Promised Today to Hold Off on Future Drone Strikes
Why does a police department which hasn’t had an officer killed in the line of duty in over 125 years in a town of less than 20,000 people need tactical military vests like those used by soldiers in Afghanistan?
Europeans form 'drone club,' want to compete
Ecologist Lian Pin Koh makes a persuasive case for using drones to protect the world's forests and wildlife. These lightweight autonomous flying vehicles can track animals in their natural habitat, monitor the health of rainforests, even combat crime