FLOCON 2024 Announced: Florida’s Public Safety Drone Operations Conference

Dates and Location Announced for 2024 Florida Public Safety Drone Operations Conference (FLOCON) Event will showcase new technology and educate first responders on the use of Drones For Good® The DRONERESPONDERS Florida Public Safety Coordination Group (FLOGRU) announced today that the 2024 Florida Public Safety Drone Operations Conference (FLOCON) will be held from February 20-22, […]

Australian trio adds porn to drone contraband prison delivery menu

Payloads aboard drones used to drop contraband into prisons around the world usually comprise drugs, tobacco, and cellphones, though one curiously creative – and now definitely busted – trio in Australia decided to diversify its illicit recreational cargo by adding a USB drive filled with porn to the mix. A high court in the Australian city of Brisbane convicted […]

Google’s Wing Makes Key Hires as they Expand Drone Delivery

Wing’s New Hires Will Lead Company to Expanded Drone Delivery Around the World Continue reading below, or listen: Google’s Wing is focused on expanding drone delivery networks around the world – bringing residential drone delivery to major metro areas.  Now, the company has made appointments to 2 key leadership positions: welcoming Martín Gomez as Chief […]

Check Out These New Features in Global Mapper v25 from Blue Marble

Top New Features in Global Mapper v25 Continue reading below, or listen: Blue Marble Geographic’s flagship software, Global Mapper Pro, is an all-in-one GIS package for analyzing and processing vector, terrain, image, and point cloud data. A comprehensive and easy-to-use GIS application that provides an extensive collection of tools, Global Mapper Pro is suited for […]

The Buzz Podcast: Skydio’s new drone and more DJI rumors

This week Yifei and Seth discuss Skydio’s release of its X10 drone to compete directly with DJI’s M30 and Autel’s Max 4T. They also speculate as to what DJI’s rumored Matrice 3D could be after months of leaks. Enjoy the podcast? Shop DJI, Autel, or other drones at Amazon to support The Buzz! The Buzz Podcast, hosted […]

DJI Mini 4 Pro Key Features Include New Trace Mode

UK retailer, LaptopsDirect is already showing its listing for the soon-to-be-released DJI Mini 4 Pro. Among the drone’s key features, we spotted the new Trace Mode as part of the ActiveTrack 360 set of attributes. It will be interesting to see what this new feature brings to the table. Here’s all the information from the […]

French startup joins expanding global drone deliveries of patient analysis samples to hospitals

A French tech startup is to looking to speed the processing of medical analyses – and resulting treatment – by delivering patient samples between medical facilities using drones for a group of hospitals in the country’s Normandy region. Based in the Norman city of Rouen, drone services company Délivrone has been carrying out test flights in the northwest area […]