Drone Maverick

Creating a Weekend Adventure with Drones (for cheap)

Creating a Weekend Adventure with Drones (for cheap) Over the past few weekends, I’ve had an incredibly fun time with drones.  A quote attributed to Einstein says that “Play is the highest form of research”, so during those days I guess you can say I was deep in the trenches of the research lab. Creating […]

3 Drones to Learn How to Code

Parrot Mambo The Parrot Mambo is a favorite of mine. Its built-in functions make it incredibly easy to fly and absolute fun for beginners. I own the Parrot Mambo FPV which comes with a remote control and a modular external camera. There are a variety of Mambo bundles that you can buy though. The best […]

Intel Shooting Star™ Mini Drones at Code Conference

Drones are taking entertainment to a whole new level, and Intel is dominating the show. Just this week, TIME magazine unveiled a special edition cover featuring 958 of Intel’s Shooting Star Drones. Also happening this week (May 30th), Intel Shooting Star™ Mini drones made an appearance at Recode’s Code Conference. The display at Code featured […]

TIME’s Iconic Cover (Featuring Drones)

TIME magazine just released its latest issue and it’s a special report featuring drones. TIME has solidified itself as an iconic brand that covers the most influential people and stories around the world, so the company’s decision to feature drones as the subject of the June 11th issue is a major boon for members of […]

AUVSI Xponential 2018 (A Brief Recap)

About 2 weeks ago (from April 30th – May 3rd), I had the opportunity to travel to Denver,Colorado to attend AUVSI (The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International)  XPONENTIAL 2018. “An intersection of cutting-edge innovation and real-world applications, XPONENTIAL 2018 brought all things unmanned into sharp focus.”  (xponential.org)   It was an incredibly valuable four […]

How Uber is Driving Passenger Drone Technology Forward

Passenger drone technology is accelerating at a rapid rate. This technology is really being driven by advancements in autonomy, driverless cars and the growth of the drone industry in general. The real need to intelligently navigate congested cities also factors in here. How Uber is Revolutionizing the Passenger Drone Industry Ride share companies like Uber, […]

EPFL’s FlyJacket: Fly Drones More Intuitively

FPV (First Person View) cameras, VR headsets and UAVs have all individually changed the way in which we are able to interact with our surroundings. The convergence of these technologies are providing practical opportunities to experience and explore the world in whole new ways. FPV drones, for example, provide one of the closest feelings you […]