Quadrocopter

02.27.13
UPenn robots spring into action, save wooden hero (video)
02.27.13

UPenn robots spring into action, save wooden hero (video)

Like you, we assumed that the University of Pennsylvania robotics team wouldn't be able to top the...

By B. Heater,   02.27.13
View
02.22.13
Quadrocopters can balance, juggle poles in mid-air now (video)
02.22.13

Quadrocopters can balance, juggle poles in mid-air now (video)

Play-time at quadrocopter boot camp.

By J. Rigg,   02.22.13
View
12.27.12
Secom offers a private security drone, serves as our eyes when we're away
12.27.12

Secom offers a private security drone, serves as our eyes when we're away

Modern security cameras are rather limited: if an incident doesn't happen within a pre-defined fie...

By J. Fingas,   12.27.12
View
11.28.12
HyTAQ hybrid quadrotor robot travels by air and land, leaves us no place to hide (video)
11.28.12

HyTAQ hybrid quadrotor robot travels by air and land, leaves us no place to hide (video)

Few robots can travel gracefully through more than one medium; more often than not, they're either...

By J. Fingas,   11.28.12
View
10.04.12
Alcatel-Lucent flies Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 over 3,280 feet using LTE: reach out and buzz someone (video)
10.04.12

Alcatel-Lucent flies Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 over 3,280 feet using LTE: reach out and buzz someone (video)

The Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 is many good things, but "long-ranged" isn't what comes to mind with a 165...

By J. Fingas,   10.04.12
View
09.05.12
50 quadrocopters take to Austria's skies for synchronized swarm (video)
09.05.12

50 quadrocopters take to Austria's skies for synchronized swarm (video)

If AscTec's Hummingbird quadrocopters continue to fly around in your nightmares, you might not wan...

By M. Smith,   09.05.12
View
08.29.12
Gamera II hits new high with unofficial human-powered helicopter altitude record (video)
08.29.12

Gamera II hits new high with unofficial human-powered helicopter altitude record (video)

The University of Maryland team responsible for the Gamera II human-powered helicopter NAA flight...

By S. Dent,   08.29.12
View
08.12.12
NAA verifies new US record for human-powered helicopter flight (video)
08.12.12

NAA verifies new US record for human-powered helicopter flight (video)

A team at the University of Maryland has been taking human powered flight to new heights. Or, rath...

By J. Trew,   08.12.12
View
07.17.12
Swarming quadrocopters complete trial recon mission for Japanese police (video)
07.17.12

Swarming quadrocopters complete trial recon mission for Japanese police (video)

Formation-flying quadrocopters have already given us hours of entertainment, but now they've also...

By S. Sakr,   07.17.12
View