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Amber Schadewald holds the quadcopter drone found outside her San Francisco Fulton St. home. (CBS)

Creeped-Out SF Alamo Square Resident Searching For Owner Of Crash-Landed Mystery Drone

In a Craigslist posting titled “I found your stupid drone,” a noticeably disturbed San Francisco resident is asking the owner of a drone to come forward if “you want it back and/or you don’t want me to see what’s on the SD card.”

04/03/2014

Image from a drone of the San Francisco Mission Bay fire. (Ross Barringer)

Drone Footage Offers New Glimpse Of San Francisco Mission Bay Fire

A Bay Area photographer has provided a compelling view of the huge Mission Bay fire in San Francisco shot from a drone.

03/12/2014

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos (left) shows off Amazon PrimeAir drones to Charlie Rose of CBS News. The unmanned aircraft would be used for shipping items to customers. (CBS)

Los Gatos-Based Netflix Takes Jab At Amazon With Exploding Drone Delivery Ad

Video provider Netflix recently had a little fun at the expense of rival Amazon.com with a mock commercial for drone-powered DVD home delivery service.

02/25/2014

A drone takes images of a home for sale in Alamo. (CBS)

Bay Area Realtors Now Using Drones To Market High-End Properties

On Monday, a house in the East Bay town of Alamo was being prepped to go on the market for nearly $1.5 million. To really showcase the home and its view of Mt Diablo, the realtors brought in a drone.

02/04/2014

Police drone. (CBS)

California Gets Passed Over For FAA Drone Development Site

The Federal Aviation Administration announced six states on Monday that will develop test sites for drones, a critical next step for the march of the unmanned aircraft into U.S. skies. California did not make the list, despite significant lobbying by the strong aerospace industry.

12/30/2013

Image from Beto Lopez's Video of San Francisco Holiday Lights (Beto Lopez / http://www.mooncricketfilms.com)

Filmmaker Captures San Francisco Holiday Lights By Drone

An aerial view of San Francisco’s holiday lights shot by a quadcopter drone by a local filmmaker.

12/26/2013

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Mistletoe Drone Spreads Holliday Cheer At SF’s Union Square

A pair of local artists adapted modern military technology to spread romance around San Francisco’s Union Square this holiday season.

12/20/2013

Police drone. (CBS)

Video Captures Future Vision Of San Francisco Patrolled By Drone

If you’ve ever wondered what the world will look like if and when our streets are policed by drones, you aren’t alone. Earlier this month a talented San Francisco designer posted a video on YouTube depicting his vision of ‘Our Drone Future.”

12/20/2013

Police drone. (CBS)

Alameda County Supes Committee Take No Action On Drone Proposal

The committee made no decision on whether the program, proposed by Sheriff Greg Ahern, would move forward.

02/14/2013

Police drone. (CBS)

Phil Matier: Berkeley Considers ‘No Drone Zone’ Proposal

The City of Berkeley was on the brink of banning the small, unmanned aircraft commonly known as drones from hovering overhead.

12/18/2012

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