FiFish V6 blurs the line between underwater drones and ROVs

FiFish V6 blurs the line between underwater drones and ROVs By Ben Coxworth    June 09, 2020 The FiFish V6 is designed to operate in water temperatures ranging from -10 to 60 ºC (14 to 140 ºF) It was just last month that we heard about the Chasing M2, a new device that sits somewhere between consumer […]

MIT tech uses muscle signals to control a drone

MIT tech uses muscle signals to control a drone By Ben Coxworth    May 01, 2020 Lead author Joseph DelPreto uses the Conduct-A-Bot system to guide a drone through hoops If you’ve ever piloted a drone, you’ll know that utilizing a joystick-style controller takes some getting used to. MIT scientists have developed what they claim is […]

Yamaha and Japan Airlines trial same-day seafood delivery by drone

Yamaha and Japan Airlines trial same-day seafood delivery by drone By Ben Coxworth   April 08, 2020 The Yamaha Fazer R G2 unmanned helicopter takes off from Kamigoto Airport While it’s important to get fresh seafood from fishing boats to restaurants as fast as possible, using a full-size crewed aircraft to do so isn’t always cost-effective. That’s […]