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Red Cross Land Rover Has A Drone That Can Land Even Vehicle Is Moving

As Amazon plots the ambitious plan to have a drone mothership for its future delivery drones, the rest of the world, specifically the automobile industry, remains pretty much grounded and thinking of how best they could leverage on this drone technology in automobiles. The earliest we recall was the three-year old concept from Renault, but in recent months, there was a leap in exploration of this relationship between an automobile and a drone. Jaguar Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations’ Project Hero is one of such endeavor to surface this month. Continue reading Red Cross Land Rover Has A Drone That Can Land Even Vehicle Is Moving

China’s Anti-Drone Gun Looks Like A Weapon Fit For Sci-Fi Movies

What you see here is China’s Wuhan law enforcement officer showing off the police’s new toy: a non-lethal drone-killing gun. Details on this unnamed device is sketchy at best, but the concept behind it is not so much different from DroneShield and Battelle’s iteration we saw last year in that the gun uses some sort of radio waves to cut signal between the operator and the infringing drones (more like hijacking it, actually), thereby forcing the drone to land. Though it is not known if the process will actually fry the drone entirely, thus making it drop out of the sky or if it will force it to land in a controlled manner like the two other makes we wrote about previously. Continue reading China’s Anti-Drone Gun Looks Like A Weapon Fit For Sci-Fi Movies

This Man Wants To Turn Your Car Into A Self-driving Car For $1,000

Autonomous car is one of the biggest things in recent years. Money have been dumped into R&D by automakers and tech companies to make it a reality, but so far, only one has come close to realising it and that’s Tesla. Notwithstanding the first fatality involving a Tesla car with Autopilot mode, startup Comma.ai founded by hacker George Hotz wants to be a game changer in the field of self-driving car by turning a regular car into a self-driving one, and for just under a thousand bucks. A seemingly Goliath task and it is, but George, nicknamed GeoHot, who was said to be the first person to jailbreak iPhone and Playstation 3, is undaunted. Continue reading This Man Wants To Turn Your Car Into A Self-driving Car For $1,000