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Al Jazeera | Drone: Inside the CIA's Secret Drone War

From drone operators to strike victims, we examine the impact of remote-controlled killing and the future of warfare.

Al Jazeera  DRONE STRIKES  April 25, 2016 … 879 more words

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PowerEgg, the ovoid flying robot, lands this October for $1,288

Today, Beijing-based PowerVision made its ovoid camera drone, the PowerEgg, available to international customers via pre-order on the company’s website for $1,288.

Customers who pre-order a PowerEgg will also get a backpack designed to fit the drone, its charging station, decorative stand and remote controls along with their orders. 282 more words

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Shapeways Announces Their First Drone Creation Contest

Shapeways Drone Contest

” It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s… the Drones Contest!

  We’re defining a drone as a powered, aerial vehicle that does not carry a human operator and can fly autonomously or be piloted remotely.

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The Drone Film Festival

Highlight montage from the 2016 New York Drone Film Festival. 174 seconds of UAV videos.

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Pipeline attacks: FG imports Russian war helicopters, UAVs from Dubai

The Federal Government is making a comprehensive arrangement to respond to the attacks on oil installations in the Niger Delta region through the importation of sophisticated military hardware. 684 more words

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Intel unveils a ready-to-fly drone, the Aero, to win over developers

At the Intel Developer Forum on Tuesday, Intel unveiled a new, hardware product — a ready-to-fly drone; specifically, a quadcopter, aimed at software developers rather than casual hobbyists or commercial drone operators. 408 more words

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Marjorie Cohn | US Targeted Killing Rules Conflate Legality and Politics

Several layers of bureaucracy are required to approve the targeting of individuals. Although the document gives lip service to the law, it skirts the legal requirements for the use of force.

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