Quadrotor

05.22.14
Drone equipped with Google's 3D-sensing phone won't be deterred
05.22.14

Drone equipped with Google's 3D-sensing phone won't be deterred

Google wants to put its Project Tango handsets in orbit, but researchers from the GRASP Lab at UPe...

By S. Dent,   05.22.14
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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
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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
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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
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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
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06.27.12
Robotic quadrotors' training now complete, proven with razzle-dazzle Cannes show (video)
06.27.12

Robotic quadrotors' training now complete, proven with razzle-dazzle Cannes show (video)

We've watched our potential quad-mech overlords from KMel Robotics evolve from agile solo acrobats...

By S. Dent,   06.27.12
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02.08.12
DARPA's crowdsourced UAV competition heats up, takes off (video)
02.08.12

DARPA's crowdsourced UAV competition heats up, takes off (video)

Late last year, DARPA launched UAVForge -- a competition that invites contestants to create their...

By A. Toor,   02.08.12
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02.01.12
Acrobatic quadrocopters hunt in packs, seduce you into submission (video)
02.01.12

Acrobatic quadrocopters hunt in packs, seduce you into submission (video)

We've kept a pretty stern eye on the development of GRASP Lab's quadrocopters, and with good reaso...

By J. Trew,   02.01.12
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12.30.11
Quadrocopters don creepy eyes, build synthetic Christmas tree of envy (video)
12.30.11

Quadrocopters don creepy eyes, build synthetic Christmas tree of envy (video)

First we let them play music, then they started juggling. Now quadrocopters are feeling emotions...

By S. Buckley,   12.30.11
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