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.
Menlo Park Fire Department Gets OK To Fly DronesAfter recently receiving FAA approval to fly drones, the Menlo Park fire agency plans to pioneer the process for their use in responding to fires and other emergencies.
1st Responders Could Be Allowed To 'Jam' Drones Under Proposed California LawIn Sacramento, a bill banning drones from interfering with first responders has passed the Assembly and is now in the Senate.