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Stocks rise for Israeli drone-maker as Gaza slaughter continues

As Israel ruthlessly destroys the besieged Gaza Strip, its largest developer of military technology, Elbit Systems, is benefitting from the bloodshed.

US-traded shares of Elbit have  493 more words


5 Reads: Drones, Robots, jobs and the economy

Drone Dogfight: Big Defense Firms vs. Techies – The users and makers of smaller drones are focusing their frustration with the FAA onto larger drone makers, who aren’t in such a hurry for rules. 100 more words

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Resting Up after Annual Conference

I’m still resting up after last week’s trip to Burlingame for the 2014 California-Nevada Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.  I took three of my grandchildren with me.  441 more words


6 reads in AI, Robots, Drones and Economics

This is an excellent response to a post by Marc Andreesen – What you left out was the essential question: who owns the robots? ( 104 more words

Machine Economy

The economics of Amazon’s delivery drones

Last December there was a lot of skepticism when Jeff Bezos, CEO and founder of Amazon, announced on the 60 minutes TV program that they were looking into using drones for delivering small packages. 1,036 more words

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Diez cosas que debes tener en cuenta antes de comprarte un drone, de juguete

Desde que algunos pequeños drones han dejado de tener precios prohibitivos muchos han fijado sus ojos en ellos. Entre otras cosas porque resulta muy tentador captar con una cámara el mundo a vista de pájaro. 1,316 more words