The California National Guard is using a drone to search El Dorado National Forest for a missing San Francisco teacher, marking the first time the Guard has used a drone for a search-and-rescue mission.
Amazon is making a pitch for a prime slice of air space to facilitate high speed package delivery using drones.
Anyone caught flying a drone over a fire or emergency scene could have it destroyed under a proposed bill.
Both California and federal fire agencies teamed up Friday to deliver a strong message to the public: don’t fly drones over wildfires.
Borrowing a pizza delivery motto, online retail giant Amazon told Congress Wednesday it is developing the technology to use drones to deliver packages in 30 minutes or less, a broad expansion of unmanned flight that is raising concerns about safety, security and privacy.
In war zones, it’s often too dangerous to send supplies by ground or conventional aircraft. A Stanford student has come up with a solution that could be used to aid people who are hungry or in need of medical attention.
Action camera maker GoPro is working on its own drones.
Silicon Valley fashion week kicked off Tuesday with drones and humans showing off what passes for fashion in the tech industry.
A drone large enough to carry tanks of fertilizers and pesticides has won rare approval from federal authorities to spray crops in the United States.
The agency that manages the Golden Gate Bridge is asking Sen. Dianne Feinstein for help in restricting the rising number of remote-controlled drones that have been buzzing the famous span.