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Diving into the world of drones

Owning a drone wasn't exactly like how Mark Hull envisioned it. When the 41-year-old product director at LinkedIn bought his first unmanned aerial vehicle about a year ago, he thought that flying it would be something fun ...

dateFeb 05, 2016 in Consumer & Gadgets
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Drones do donuts, figure-eights around obstacles

Getting drones to fly around without hitting things is no small task. Obstacle-detection and motion-planning are two of computer science's trickiest challenges, because of the complexity involved in creating real-time flight ...

dateJan 19, 2016 in Engineering
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