Appeals Court Strikes Down FAA Drone Registration RuleA federal appeals court on Friday struck down a federal rule that required owners of recreational drones and other model aircraft to register the devices with the Federal Aviation Administration.
Menlo Park Firefighters Helping Other Departments Deploy DronesAs drones prove to be a valuable firefighting tool, the Menlo Park Fire Protection District is looking to help other fire departments adopt the technology.
U.S. Army Developing Drones to Dominate More Than Just the SkySome of the country’s brightest scientific minds have been focused on a broad research program, led by the Army Research Lab (ARL), to give birth to the next generation of drones.
Drone Pilot Arrested For Interrupting Pacifica RescueA Pacifica man has been arrested after the drone he was piloting forced a California Highway Patrol helicopter crew to abort a rescue attempt for a man who had fallen from a cliff.
Missing Kayaker Last Seen In San Francisco Bay Near Dumbarton BridgeEmergency crews have rescued one man and are searching in the dark for second victim whose kayak capsized off the coast of Fremont.
Amazon Announces First Successful Drone Delivery To CustomerOn Dec. 7, a bag of popcorn, along with an Amazon Fire TV stick, left a Cambridge warehouse in the U.K. and 13 minutes later, both were accepted by an Amazon customer.
Home Security Reaches New Heights With DronesSunflower Labs is taking home security to new heights.
UPS Testing Drones For Package DeliveriesUPS has partnered with robot-maker CyPhy Works to test the use of drones to make commercial deliveries to remote or difficult-to-access locations.
GoPro Debuts New Karma Foldable Drone & More Action CamsThe San Mateo-based company announced the release of new additions to their line of HERO cameras and their first compact, foldable and easy to use drone...
SF Officials Look To Fly Drones For Emergencies, SecurityDrone use could be coming to San Francisco in a big way.
Google, Chipotle Testing Burrito Drone DeliveriesFlying burritos will soon be a reality over Virginia Tech.
New FAA Rules On Small Commercial Drones Go Into EffectThere will be 600,000 commercial drone aircraft operating in the U.S. within the year as the result of new safety rules that opened the skies to them on Monday.