All posts tagged with Drones and surveillance
04/23/2017 / By Jayson Veley

Humans and technology have a bittersweet relationship with one another. One the one hand, it makes our lives more convenient.

http://www.robotics.news/2017-04-23-walmart-to-unveil-sedentary-shopping-where-you-dont-even-have-to-walk-the-store-flying-drones-bring-all-the-products-to-your-basket.html

03/13/2017 / By Daniel Barker

Amazon’s voice-activated virtual assistant, Alexa, may soon have the capability to identify who is speaking to it – a feature

http://www.robotics.news/2017-03-13-big-brother-amazons-alexa-programmers-are-working-on-voice-identification-software.html

12/29/2016 / By Randall Wilkens

When one envisions aquatic warfare, images of everything from historic galleons manned by sword wielding pirates to massive battleships containing

http://www.robotics.news/2016-12-29-marines-bringing-future-tech-to-the-modern-battlefield-with-guardbot.html

12/27/2016 / By Don Wrightman

The positive use of drones is expanding, and may be used to help disaster victims soon. Medical experts at the

http://www.robotics.news/2016-12-27-medical-drones-may-soon-serve-as-new-immediate-emergency-response.html

12/21/2016 / By Daniel Barker
Amazon

Although this month’s much-heralded first delivery performed by a fully autonomous Amazon.com drone was, in effect, little more than a

http://www.robotics.news/2016-12-21-amazon-primeairs-drone-delivery-service-will-cover-our-skies-and-feed-our-needs-for-instant-gratification.html

08/23/2016 / By D. Samuelson

I’ve been away from school for a couple of decades or so. I went to college in the ’70s, dropped out, and

http://www.robotics.news/2016-08-23-asus-inc-unleashes-the-first-affordable-family-friendly-home-robot-for-assistance-entertainment-and-companionship.html

07/14/2016 / By roboticsnews

A controller wears a skull cap outfitted with 128 electrodes wired to a computer. The device records electrical brain activity.

http://www.robotics.news/2016-07-14-using-wireless-interface-operators-control-multiple-drones-by-thinking-of-various-tasks.html

06/14/2016 / By Greg White

Would you trust a robot cop over an actual cop? That is the dilemma Chinese citizens are facing with the

http://www.robotics.news/2016-06-14-new-riot-police-robots-emerge-in-china-armed-with-electronic-shock-capabilities-as-the-world-moves-to-let-machines-establish-order.html

05/23/2016 / By Jennifer Jablonski

The possibility of drones being fitted with firearms and explosives has forced the NYPD to crack down on illegally operated

http://www.robotics.news/2016-05-23-nypd-might-be-adding-drone-pilots-to-terrorist-database.html

01/11/2016 / By Greg White

As technology continues to grow, our expectation of privacy unfortunately shrinks with it, especially in the wake of the development

http://www.robotics.news/2016-01-11-new-counter-uav-system-destroys-drones-by-severing-connection-between-the-aerial-vehicle-and-its-pilot.html

12/28/2015 / By Chris Draper

Since vehicles first took the roads by storm, humanity has envisioned a future where cars pave the sky. Unfortunately, flying

http://www.robotics.news/2015-12-28-the-future-is-here-terrafugia-tf-x-flying-car-approved-by-faa-for-u-s-test-flights.html

12/14/2015 / By Greg White

Robots have aided police officers for decades. These machines have become a regular fixture in almost all police operations, from

http://www.robotics.news/2015-12-14-the-rise-of-advanced-autonomous-robots-could-lead-to-the-erosion-of-civil-liberties.html

12/04/2015 / By Chris Draper

Drones — despite much flak from the public — are now the new stars of Amazon’s latest service offering. The

http://www.robotics.news/2015-12-04-the-dangers-behind-amazons-newest-drone-delivery-service.html

12/01/2015 / By Greg White

The history of warfare is about to change forever. Russia is turning its T-90 tanks into the equivalent of a

http://www.robotics.news/2015-12-01-russia-to-convert-t-90-tanks-into-land-drones.html