Rescue

10.24.17
Parrot's latest drones are for farmers and firefighters
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Parrot's latest drones are for farmers and firefighters

The embattled firm is ready to bounce back by targeting pro drone pilots.

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08.24.16
Italian earthquake victims asked to disable WiFi passwords
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Italian earthquake victims asked to disable WiFi passwords

This will let Red Cross workers use WhatsApp and Skype to contact locals who need help.

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02.10.16
Hiker with head-mounted cameras taught drones to fly through forests
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Hiker with head-mounted cameras taught drones to fly through forests

Swiss researchers want to replace search parties with artificially intelligent ranger drones.

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07.02.15
Drone helps rescue trapped rafters
07.02.15

Drone helps rescue trapped rafters

Drones aren't just useful as scouts and signalers during rescue operations -- they can play a hand...

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02.09.15
Rescue drone that can search buildings wins $1 million prize
02.09.15

Rescue drone that can search buildings wins $1 million prize

A clever, bizarre-looking drone that may one day save your butt has won a million bucks in the UAE...

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12.19.14
BlackBerry's surviving, but not as a smartphone company
12.19.14

BlackBerry's surviving, but not as a smartphone company

It's been almost a year since John Chen was appointed to save Blackberry and it's clear that his g...

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10.27.14
Tiny tethered drone gives soldiers a view of the dangers ahead
10.27.14

Tiny tethered drone gives soldiers a view of the dangers ahead

Drones already give troops valuable data about enemies and devastated areas, but the existing vehi...

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