December 30, 2012

Using Drones for Good and Awesome

John Rosman,

AP Photo

SAN DIEGO — When you hear the word drone, images of warfare or high-tech surveillance come to mind. But the former editor-in-chief of Wired Magazine and a young Tijuana programmer have a different idea. They believe drones will revolutionize our daily lives.

Outside a warehouse in San Diego engineers huddle over a computer. They are about to launch a drone, a remote controlled aerial vehicle. They punch in a start and end point on a map, and it takes off.

Read Full Article ››

TAGGED: drones, Drone Strike


December 23, 2012
Forget Gun Control: When Mouse Clicks Can Kill
Jon Evans, TechCrunch
Gun control is on many minds this week, but let’s not talk about guns. Let’s talk about drones. (With a reported 300 million guns in private hands in America already, it’s probably too late for gun control... more ››