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2014-07-21 16:27:36

SAN DIEGO, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Today drones take on a higher purpose as SNAP Vision Technologies introduces a personal aerial survey drone called the StitchCAM, a Kickstarter.com project that gives farmers an affordable, precise way to assess the health of their crops, increase crop yields and use water more efficiently. From the farmlands of the U.S. to the drought-stricken regions of Africa, the StitchCAM will help farmers and landowners increase profits and maximize their...

Multi-Research Demonstrates The Future Of Animal-Inspired Drones
2014-05-23 14:27:42

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Drone technology is still in its relative infancy, despite the concept dating back to the mid-1800s when Austrians first sent off unmanned, bomb-filled balloons as a way of attacking Venice remotely. Today, drones are quickly becoming the next high-tech systems that will be employed for everything from military surveillance to search and rescue missions. The drone concept is becoming so trendy that even Amazon has contemplated...

2014-05-08 12:25:57

New features and functionality help clients maximize sponsorship revenue DALLAS, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Freeman, the leading global partner for integrated marketing solutions for live engagements, today announced unprecedented enhancements to PLANTOUR® by tapping DRONE technology to bring real-life views of meeting spaces and facilities. Part of the Freeman Technology Suite, PLANTOUR is a web-based tool that enables exhibitors, show organizers, marketers, event planners and...

2014-04-16 23:14:26

Got Produce?® announces its new innovations in drone technology for use in hydroponic greenhouses. Drone technologies allow targeted real-time information for immediate control response. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Today, local food provider Got Produce?® revealed that their newest innovation, a distributed wireless control system, is taking flight with drone technology. The announcement was made during to a premier gathering of attendees at the University of...

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2010-03-26 12:49:57

Defense Secretary Robert Gates said on Thursday that rival drone programs from nations like Iran are not a threat to coveted US drone technologies, which he hopes he can export to allies, despite legal setbacks, according to a Reuters report. Testifying at a Senate hearing, Gates said it should be in the US's best interest to try to help friendly nations get drone technology, despite the limitations on exports imposed by an international agreement. Gates added that other countries are very...


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