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Drone maker DJI expects loss of about $150 mn in 2018 due to internal corruption
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Drone maker DJI expects loss of about $150 mn in 2018 due to internal corruption

A company report said that more than 40 people at privately-held DJI had been investigated.

Digital platform helps Maharashtra save Rs 12k cr in farm loan waiver, says CM Devendra Fadnavis
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Digital platform helps Maharashtra save Rs 12k cr in farm loan waiver, says CM Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra is launching a programme which is a virtual life cycle management for every farmer.

Gatwick disruption: UK Police arrests two for drone antics that caused chaos, held up traffic at London airport
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Gatwick disruption: UK Police arrests two for drone antics that caused chaos, held up traffic at London airport

Two people have been arrested in connection with the "criminal use of drones" at London's Gatwick Airport, police said Saturday, after three days of disruption in which and tens of thousands of people missed their flights.

Gatwick drone disruption: Airport resumes limited flights; chaos following shutdown had left thousands stranded
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Gatwick drone disruption: Airport resumes limited flights; chaos following shutdown had left thousands stranded

Britain’s Gatwick Airport cancelled all flights on Thursday after drones flying near the airport grounded flights.

UK sends troops to Gatwick Airport to investigate drone sightings; thousands stranded amid continued flight cancellations
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UK sends troops to Gatwick Airport to investigate drone sightings; thousands stranded amid continued flight cancellations

As thousands of passengers waited at Gatwick Airport, south of London, police hunted unsuccessfully for the operators of the large drones which reappeared near the airfield every time the airport tried to reopen the runway.

Scientists build drone technology to track real-time agriculture, monitor railway tracks
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Scientists build drone technology to track real-time agriculture, monitor railway tracks

India is expected to enhance the commercial use of drones and create a market demand for them.

Zomato acquires Lucknow-based TechEagle to start delivering food through drones
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Zomato acquires Lucknow-based TechEagle to start delivering food through drones

TechEagle will help Zomato create a hub-to-hub delivery network powered by hybrid multi-rotor drones.

Amazon's customers are waiting for Bezos to live up to his prediction about drones
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Amazon's customers are waiting for Bezos to live up to his prediction about drones

Usage of drones has grown rapidly in some industries, but mostly outside the retail sector.

Drones could soon be used for transporting organs, medical supplies: Jayant Sinha
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Drones could soon be used for transporting organs, medical supplies: Jayant Sinha

The government says it is examining the possibility of creating "drone ports" in hospitals.

Autonomous fleet of drones to help aid rescue operations in forests without GPS
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Autonomous fleet of drones to help aid rescue operations in forests without GPS

The fleet of drones can collaboratively search for lost hikers in dense forest without using GPS.

What ignited many of California’s deadliest wildfires remains a mystery: Report
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What ignited many of California’s deadliest wildfires remains a mystery: Report

Human activity — from campfires to vehicle sparks — caused over 80% of wildfires in US: estimates.

DJI launches Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom drones priced at $1,449 and $1,249
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DJI launches Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom drones priced at $1,449 and $1,249

DJI's Mavic 2 Pro is the first drone in the world that features a Hasselblad camera.

Mamata Banerjee unveils West Bengal’s new IT policy with a focus on quantum computing, AI and big data analytics
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Mamata Banerjee unveils West Bengal’s new IT policy with a focus on quantum computing, AI and big data analytics

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has unveiled a new IT policy to make the state as one of the leading states in the country in the sector

Drones to support embedded SIMs, advanced cellular connectivity by 2022: Report
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Drones to support embedded SIMs, advanced cellular connectivity by 2022: Report

Further, eSIMs (embedded SIMs) would play an important role in cellular connectivity of drones.

A new stealth sheet helps objects that emit heat to hide from infrared cameras
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A new stealth sheet helps objects that emit heat to hide from infrared cameras

By incorporating electronic heating elements into the stealth sheet, the researchers have also created a high-tech disguise for tricking infrared cameras.

Smart India Hackathon final for hardware products to be held at IISc, Bengaluru
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Smart India Hackathon final for hardware products to be held at IISc, Bengaluru

Under the hardware edition, 4,362 ideas were received, with 50,000 students participating from 752 technical institutions.

Centre to release new drone policy; Jayant Sinha says aviation will be among the 'largest industries' in India
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Centre to release new drone policy; Jayant Sinha says aviation will be among the 'largest industries' in India

The civil aviation ministry came out with draft rules for unmanned aircraft systems last year, and aviation minister Jayant Sinha said certain issues related to security and global standards were discussed in detail

Chinese drone company breaks Guinness World Record for flying 1,374 drones spread over a kilometre in a 13-min flight
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Chinese drone company breaks Guinness World Record for flying 1,374 drones spread over a kilometre in a 13-min flight

During a night performance on 3 May in the Chinese tourist city of Xian, the drones took on 16 different 3D formations

Xiaomi MiTU drone with first-person view and ability to record 720p videos, launched at $64
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Xiaomi MiTU drone with first-person view and ability to record 720p videos, launched at $64

The drone flies as high as 25 m and can cover a distance of 50 m, but it disappoints in terms of battery, which lasts merely 10 minutes in a single charge.

Govt wants to extend 'Make in India' plan to planes, drones: Aviation minister Suresh Prabhu
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Govt wants to extend 'Make in India' plan to planes, drones: Aviation minister Suresh Prabhu

The government wants to extend the 'Make in India' initiative to planes and drones and not just import the entire requirement in the coming years, Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Wednesday