Technology news from the future
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The mini-drone swarm is coming! MIT researchers crack the code to miniaturising UAVs
“Imagine buying a bottle-cap-sized drone that can integrate with your phone..."
21 Jul 17
NZ startup first to be accepted by prestigious US tech accelerator
Dotterel was founded by three brothers in 2015 to address drone noise in aerial cinematography.
18 Jul 17
A/NZ defence startups gear up for Techstars Adelaide accelerator
Budding defence-tech startups from around A/NZ, India and the US are part of the very first Techstars Adelaide accelerator.
18 Jul 17
AI, big data and drones, are these the future of NZ businesses?
New and innovative technology is in strong demand across all industries, including services such healthcare...
14 Jul 17
Drone film festival coming to A/NZ
Drone Film Festival Australia and New Zealand will screen across 11 major cities in A/NZ...
14 Jul 17
Three of the coolest drones on the market right now
There is a drone to suit nearly every person and budget, here are three epic drones you could own right now...
11 Jul 17
Drone pilots get ready to compete! The 2017 SkyPixel contest is here
It's time to strap on your director's cap, as the largest drone-videography contest has just entered our air-space.
06 Jul 17
New Zealand medical drones are almost ready to take flight
“The medical and crisis support drone trials will lead to a high quality, high value service that will make a real difference in people’s lives.”
30 Jun 17
The democratisation of drone photography: Essentials & tips for amateurs
"Capturing beautiful flybys and overhead shots require a new set of skills foreign to most professional photographers."
27 Jun 17
Hoverboards and drones: Technology bringing a dream to life
Ever dream of flying through the air on your own hoverboard? That dream may be a reality soon.
26 Jun 17
New Zealand pilots union pushes for tighter drone regulations
NZALPA fears that drones may pose a major risk to New Zealand air space due to the relaxed regulations.
21 Jun 17
Remember the drone that delivered Domino's pizza? It's now at MOTAT
The DRU drone, developed by drone delivery makers Flirtey, has been accepted into the Aviation collection at Auckland's MOTAT.
12 Jun 17
GoPro Karma takes flight
GoPro launches the first drone to join its ecosystem, featuring a flight time of up to 20 minutes and a 3km range.
09 Jun 17
New comp asks drone videographers to reach for the sky
“This art form is very much about storytelling and allows people to see or experience something different or otherwise out of reach."
07 Jun 17
Gaze into tech's crystal ball: Futurist Shara Evans talks security
We spoke to world-leading futurist Shara Evans about upcoming technologies, evolution and the implications for cyber security.
05 Jun 17
Snapchat drones could be coming your way soon
Their latest venture appears to be putting their camera technology atop drones, which could potentially prove to be a game changer.
29 May 17
DJI requires drone users to register their machines before flying
"If this activation process is not performed, the aircraft will not have access to the correct geospatial information and flight functions..."
26 May 17
Hands on Review: Mota JetJat Nano-C Camera Drone
The world's smallest camera drone provided a quick burst of fun, a large dose of frustration, and an overall average experience as far as drones go.
04 May 17
DroneAid: How drones are used in relief efforts
Just know that for every cheesy photo and drone strike, incredible work is underway to use drones for (actual) good.
24 Apr 17
Another day, another flying camera for consumers
"Our team has been working hard to continue to give consumers the most user-friendly experience with a flying camera."
13 Apr 17
Project Hero: Drones saving lives with the Red Cross
“The partnership is supporting communities around the world to become more resilient in the face of natural disasters such as monsoons."
08 Mar 17
Flying a drone at work? Now there's insurance specially made for commercial UAVs
If you’re in charge of operating UAVs or drones for your employer (or your own business), drone insurance is about to get much simpler.
13 Feb 17
Machine learning, drones, 3D and digital art: Adobe on how technology is changing design
“A new design trend is no different than a new invention – inventions either make something better, or reveal a need we didn’t know we had."
07 Feb 17
Rogue nations, IoT, fileless malware and drones: A new era of cybercrime in 2017
"Given the consistently changing security landscape, it’s important to take a moment and determine where the industry needs to focus its attention."
05 Dec 16