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Football-sized drone, the Throwbot used by U.S. Air Force to assist base security

Football-sized drone, Throwbot used by U.S. Air Force for base security

According to the press release, the 96th Security Forces Squadron is already equipped with a football-sized drone, called the Throwbot, to assist base security. This unmanned device is a throwable microbot that can record and transmit audio and video to an operator’s control unit. The Throwbot can be used in indoor and outdoor situations.

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Secret Service drone flew over EEOB building in Washington, DC

Secret Service drone flew over EEOB building in Washington, DC

Last night a Secret Service drone was seen flying over the Eisenhower Executive Office Building (EEOB) in Washington, DC. In a tweet, White House correspondent, Jim Acosta said that the Secret Service was operating a drone over the building. The unmanned aircraft was most likely used to provide an aerial view of the surroundings of the White House and the peaceful protests that were taking place there.

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How the Draganfly pandemic drone trial in Westport, CT ended abruptly

How the Draganfly pandemic drone trial in Westport,CT ended abruptly

Last week, in Westport, CT the Draganfly pandemic drone trial came to an abrupt end when concerned citizens saw video footage showing how AI was able to identify people displaying symptoms of possible coronavirus Infection. A detailed article in Venture Beat provides great insight in the test and why it was abruptly ended. Below are some of the highlights.

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PowerEgg X weatherproof drone now available

PowerEgg X

Some people got quite excited when they first saw the PowerEgg X weatherproof drone at CES earlier this year. To be honest, I had my doubts about this drone and they were later confirmed in tests that appeared on Youtube. However, if you want to find out for yourself and get your hands on the PowerEgg X weatherproof drone, you can as it is now available for $899 at your local retailer. However, I’d go for the DJI Mavic Air 2 instead…

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