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Facebook Drone With Frickin' Internet Lasers Ready For Testing

The Huffington Post | Alexander Howard | Posted 07.31.2015 | Technology

Over the centuries, many projects with stratospheric ambitions, from pneumatic trains to space ships -- have come to naught. Facebook's...

A Teen Made A Drone That Fires A Handgun -- And Police Say It's Legal

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 07.22.2015 | Crime

(function(){var src_url="https://spshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?playList=518958926&height=381&width=570&sid=577&origin=SOLR&responsi...

Now You Can Build Your Own Drone In Under 30 Minutes

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 06.30.2015 | Technology

This new Kickstarter project aims to turn regular people into drone-building, drone-coding experts -- no matter their skill level.

Ali Watkins

Obama Administration On Plan To Take Away CIA's Drones: Never Mind, Keep 'Em

HuffingtonPost.com | Ali Watkins | Posted 06.24.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama has abandoned his two-year push to consolidate his controversial targeted killing program under Pentagon control ...

Al Qaeda Denies U.S. Strike Killed Algerian Militant Commander

Reuters | Posted 06.19.2015 | World

CAIRO, June 19 (Reuters) - Al Qaeda's North Africa branch has denied reports that Algerian militant Mokhtar Belmokhtar, a major figure in insurgencies...

Watch As Firefighters Blast Drone At Fire Scene

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 06.09.2015 | Crime

Firefighters in an upstate New York town were caught on video apparently blasting water at a drone that was photographing the scene of a house fire. ...

Akbar Shahid Ahmed

Pakistani Friends Mourn U.S. Aid Worker Killed In CIA Drone Strike

HuffingtonPost.com | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 04.24.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Warren Weinstein made his Pakistani friends nervous when he first arrived in their country in 2004. The trouble wasn't that the vete...

This Video Of Dutch Flower Fields Will Give You The Touch Of Spring You Needed

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 04.20.2015 | World

There's nothing better than a bouquet of spring flowers... unless you live near the tulip fields in Holland. For a month and a half ever year, mill...

WATCH: Drone Captures Jaw-Dropping Footage Inside World's Largest Cave

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.17.2015 | Travel

Hang Son Doong in Vietnam is the largest cave in the world. It's more than 5.5 miles long, comes complete with its own jungle and river and is so garg...

Ali Watkins

Two Years Later, White House Still Hitting Roadblocks In Effort To Move Drone Program Out Of CIA Control

HuffingtonPost.com | Ali Watkins | Posted 03.10.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a May 2013 speech at the National Defense University, President Barack Obama offered a rare glimpse into upcoming changes to one of t...

No Using Drones for Salmon Spotting, Says Alaska Fish Board

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.03.2015 | Technology
Alaska Dispatch News

The Alaska Board of Game, which sets wildlife regulations, a year ago approved regulations blocking hunters from using remote-control aircraft to locate big game, and the Board of Fisheries has now moved to prohibit commercial fishermen from using drones to spot schooling salmon.

'Quadcopter' Found On White House Grounds

AP | By JOSH LEDERMAN and CALVIN WOODWARD | Posted 03.28.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the wayward quadcopter that crashed on the White House grounds — flown by an off-duty intelligence e...

Hawk Attacks A Quadcopter Drone, Wins In Terrifying Fashion

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.10.2014 | Weird News

When Christopher Schmidt took his quadcopter drone to Magazine Beach Park in Massachusetts, his camera was greeted by an unexpected visitor. And b...

California Governor Vetoes Drone Warrant Bill

Reuters | Posted 11.29.2014 | Politics

Sept 28 (Reuters) - California Governor Jerry Brown vetoed a bill that would have placed strict regulations on how law enforcement and other governm...

Why Do Americans Hate Beheadings But Love Drone Killings?

Coleen Rowley | Posted 11.29.2014 | Politics
Coleen Rowley

The answer lies in human psychology. And probably like the old observation about history, people who refuse to understand human psychology are doomed to be victims of psychological manipulation.

On the Edge: A Tijuana Tech Tour

Carla Holtze | Posted 10.19.2014 | Travel
Carla Holtze

My decision to travel to Tijuana with 19 other investors, leaders and entrepreneurs from Mexico and the United States on the #TJTechTour was met by my friends and family with bewilderment and concern. Tijuana may never be the epicenter of software and technology innovation that Silicon Valley is, nor does it purport to be.

How Technology Is Shaping the Next Wave of Journalism

Melissa Jun Rowley | Posted 10.04.2014 | Technology
Melissa Jun Rowley

This post was originally published on Cisco's Technology News Site. Advances in technology mean advances in all forms of communication, which mea...

24 Drone-Created GIFs That Show You The World Like Never Before

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short and Harry Bradford | Posted 08.05.2014 | Technology

Unmanned drones have gotten a bad reputation in recent years. And with good reason, especially when the U.S. government is using them to kill people i...

This Congressman Hired A Commercial Drone For His Wedding

AP | By JOAN LOWY | Posted 09.15.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration indicated Wednesday that it is investigating whether a video of a congressman's wedding last m...

Of Course There Are Champange Drones In California

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 05.29.2014 | Travel

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a... drone of champagne! Because duhh that's what happens in California. Guests who book the Alexandrite Suite at S...

FAA: U.S. Airliner Nearly Collided With Drone Earlier This Year

Reuters | Alwyn Scott | Posted 05.09.2014 | Travel

By Alwyn Scott NEW YORK, May 9 (Reuters) - An American Airlines Group Inc aircraft almost collided with a drone above Florida earlier this year, a ...

The U.S. Postal Service Can Be Saved!

Martin Shapiro | Posted 07.06.2014 | Books
Martin Shapiro

In the not-too-distant future, the United States' lower airspace will be abuzz with all manner of pilotless delivery UAVs, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, commonly called drones.

Is NKorea Using Spy Drones?

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2014 | World

(Adds details) SEOUL, April 1 (Reuters) - An unmanned drone crashed on a South Korean island near a disputed maritime border with Nort...

Robot Eyes Protecting From Above: Drones and Ocean Conservation

Lindblad Expeditions | Posted 03.20.2014 | Travel
Lindblad Expeditions

By Shah Selbe, National Geographic Emerging Explorer National Geographic Emerging Explorer Shah Selbe setting up his ArduPlane drone for some coast...

Your Cold Medicine May Be Delivered By A Drone

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 03.22.2014 | Technology

If a toothbrush falls on your head in San Francisco, don’t be alarmed; the future is here and it includes drone-delivered drugstore goods. Foll...