Aerialphotography

10.07.15
FAA slaps drone video firm with record $1.9-million fine
10.07.15

FAA slaps drone video firm with record $1.9-million fine

It looks like the FAA is getting serious on unauthorized UAV flying. The department's just slapped...

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08.05.15
DJI's sub-$800 drone packs smart features for first-timers
08.05.15

DJI's sub-$800 drone packs smart features for first-timers

At $799, the Phantom 3 Standard is DJI's cheapest drone yet, but it also comes with some intelligent flight features made for absolute beginners. In fact, the entire Phantom 3 line will also be receiving these features soon.

By R. Lai,   08.05.15
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11.11.14
GoPro-ready Ghost drone touts easy tilt control and auto-follow mode
11.11.14

GoPro-ready Ghost drone touts easy tilt control and auto-follow mode

As a recent South Park episode suggests, Parrot and DJI are the two most recognizable names in the...

By R. Lai,   11.11.14
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01.22.14
DJI's Phantom 2 Vision takes a stabilized camera to the sky, we go hands-on (video)
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01.22.14

DJI's Phantom 2 Vision takes a stabilized camera to the sky, we go hands-on (video)

You may not have come across DJI before, but this brand is no stranger in the world of hobbyist dr...

By R. Lai,   01.22.14
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08.06.12
New construction at Apple's North Carolina data center poses for aerial photographs
08.06.12

New construction at Apple's North Carolina data center poses for aerial photographs

Photos courtesy of Wired reveal that Apple's new "tactical" data center at its Maiden, North Carol...

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07.18.12
Bing Maps piles on 215TB of new Bird's Eye imagery, proves it's a small world after all
07.18.12

Bing Maps piles on 215TB of new Bird's Eye imagery, proves it's a small world after all

Did you think Microsoft was done with Bing Maps updates after it threw a whopping 165TB of satelli...

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06.27.12
Google Earth 7.0 for Android brings new, super-detailed 3D maps for some cities (update: video)
06.27.12

Google Earth 7.0 for Android brings new, super-detailed 3D maps for some cities (update: video)

Here's a bit of a surprise that slipped under the radar during the Google I/O keynote: Google Eart...

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04.17.12
Google Earth adds balloon and kite aerial imagery, invites you to contribute
04.17.12

Google Earth adds balloon and kite aerial imagery, invites you to contribute

Google Earth already offers quite a variety of ways to explore the planet, but the folks in Mounta...

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04.16.12
DJI multi-rotor aircraft with Ruling live video feed controller hands-on (video)
04.16.12

DJI multi-rotor aircraft with Ruling live video feed controller hands-on (video)

Well that's a mouthful. Shenzhen-based DJI Innovations was on hand at NAB today to demonstrate its...

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