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Can delivery drones and robots make it in "the last mile"?

Added: 15.12.2019 15:07 | 0 views | 0 comments

Today, delivery is a bigger business than ever, with more than two billion packages being delivered this holiday season. John Blackstone got access to the testing of delivery drones that may replace many of those truck deliveries. And then there are the Kiwibots – four-wheeled robots that navigate sidewalks to bring food to hungry college students in Berkeley, Calif. Blackstone also witnessed something somewhat anachronistic in these times: organic dairy products delivered by a milkman.


Delivering the goods: Drones and robots are making their way to your door

Added: 15.12.2019 14:53 | 0 views | 0 comments

With companies offering free shipping to gain a competitive edge, radical new technologies are being tested to cut the cost of the supply chain's expensive "last mile"

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Iran attack on US military drone has catastrophic consequences for American military

Added: 14.12.2019 14:13 | 27 views | 0 comments

IRAN’s attack on a US military drone earlier this year has had a catastrophic impact on the country’s military capabilities, with America potentially left with only two remaining drones.

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US military embarrassed as catastrophic drone disaster costs millions of dollars

Added: 14.12.2019 4:02 | 34 views | 0 comments

A US NAVY spy drone has struck an object during liftoff, causing millions in damage.

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Turkish drones seeking hydrocarbons to fly out of breakaway Turkish Cypriot airport: news agency

Added: 13.12.2019 21:05 | 17 views | 0 comments

The breakaway Turkish Cypriot cabinet has designated an airport on the disputed island as a base for Turkish drones seeking hydrocarbons in the eastern Mediterranean, a news agency said, a move set to increase tension with the European Union.


Virtual reality and drones help to predict and protect koala habitat

Added: 12.12.2019 22:19 | 27 views | 0 comments

Researchers have used a combination of virtual reality (VR), aerial thermal-imaging and ground surveys to build a better statistical model for predicting the location of koalas and, ultimately, protecting their habitat.

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Turkey is getting military drones armed with machine guns

Added: 12.12.2019 13:17 | 17 views | 0 comments

Many countries and groups already use military drones, but Turkey is about to be the first to have a military drone armed with a machine gun

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U.N. unable to verify that weapons used in Saudi oil attack were from Iran

Added: 11.12.2019 4:16 | 14 views | 0 comments

The United Nations is "unable to independently corroborate" that missiles and drones used in attacks on Saudi oil facilities in September "are of Iranian origin," Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told the Security Council on Tuesday.

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Spying on hippos with drones to help conservation efforts

Added: 10.12.2019 21:24 | 15 views | 0 comments

A new study has shown that using a drone to film hippos in Africa is an effective, affordable tool for conservationists to monitor the threatened species' population from a safe distance, particularly in remote and aquatic areas.

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Man beats AI drone in first race of its kind

Added: 10.12.2019 18:20 | 50 views | 0 comments

The team behind the fasted automated drone walked away with $1m.

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