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Patrick Meier and the rise of the Digital Humanitarians

Crowdsourced activism. Those two words don’t often find themselves in the same sentence. Crowdsourced tech, sure. Even crowdsourced science. But activism? I can hear you scoff. 812 more words

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Phantom @ White House

There was a recent report of a undisclosed Drone, crashing on the ground of the White House. As many probably predicted, it was a DJI Phantom 2. 39 more words

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Drone used to film Auschwitz concentration camp

Footage has just been released by the Released by the Auschwitz-Birkenau museum ahead of Holocaust Memorial Day, 27 January.

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/holocaust-memorial-day-2015-auschwitz-concentration-camp-filmed-sky-drone-video-1485236

The Drone, not sure what Platform, captures amazing video footage from the sky over the World War II Nazi concentration camp, located in southern Poland. 78 more words

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Possible Drone on White House Lawn

Yet another report of a small Drone, flying places it shouldn’t has appeared in the last few hours.

The Secret Service found what is believed to be a Drone, on the White House Grounds. 212 more words

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Medea Benjamin: An interview with peace activist Kathy Kelly

On January 23, Kathy Kelly, co-coordinator of Voices for Creative Nonviolence, a campaign to end U.S. military and economic warfare, will begin a three-month jail sentence in federal prison for a protest against drones (also known as “unmanned aerial vehicles”) at Whiteman Air Force Base in Missouri. 1,731 more words

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Drugs and Drones

This is becoming more and more common. I think in the last 2 weeks, I have read at least to other similar stories.  This time in Mexico, Police found a crashed UAS and 3KG of Methamphetamine. 310 more words

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Tanan on its way!

The Tanan Unmanned Aerial System, from Airbus is working towards final Certification.

The MOD is considering the Tanan as a Maritime Surveillance vehicle for use by the Royal Navy. 132 more words

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