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On the Edge: A Tijuana Tech Tour

Carla Holtze | Posted 08.20.2014 | 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 08.04.2014 | 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...

These Alaskan Ice Caves May Be Melting, But There's Still Time To Marvel

Posted 03.20.2014 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Russell McLendon: Like countless glaciers these days, Alaska's Mendenhall Glacier is melting. The loss of such an anci...

Great News For Flying Robots

Reuters | Eric Beech | Posted 03.07.2014 | Technology

WASHINGTON, March 7 (Reuters) - A U.S. judge has thrown out a fine by the Federal Aviation Administration against the operator of a small commercial d...

Father of Pakistani Drone Victim Allegedly Kidnapped by Pakistani State

Medea Benjamin | Posted 04.13.2014 | Politics
Medea Benjamin

In October 2012, I was with a CODEPINK delegation in Pakistan meeting families impacted by U.S. drone strikes. Kareem Khan, a journalist from the tribal area of Waziristan, told us the heartbreaking story of a drone strike that killed his son and brother.

U.S. Looks To Target American With Drone: Report

Wall Street Journal | Posted 02.10.2014 | Politics

The Obama administration is considering a drone attack against an American believed to be associated with al Qaeda, current and former officials said,...

WATCH: Britain's ‘God Of Thunder' Drone Hits The Skies

Posted 02.07.2014 | World

In a major boost for the growing spread of drone technology, a British-made fighter drone has successfully completed secret test flights, the British...

Ryan J. Reilly

Feds Keep Drone Info From Congress That They've Already Released Publicly

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 01.31.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Department of Homeland Security appears to have redacted entire sections of information from documents about U.S. Customs and Border...

Three Plays, Three Scripts: Obama's Drone, Christie's Dodge and McDonnell's Dig

Alan Kelly | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics
Alan Kelly

If, as the adage goes, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, then the weight of the recent landmark speeches by Messrs. Obama, Christie and McDonnell is telling... maybe.

FedEx Finds Delivery Drones 'Almost Amusing'

AP | By JOSHUA FREED | Posted 02.18.2014 | Technology

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The CEO of FedEx doesn't see drones taking over the package delivery business anytime soon. Fred Smith says FedEx ...

Navy Ship Struck By Malfunctioning Drone During Training

AP | Posted 11.18.2013 | Politics

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Navy guided missile cruiser hit by a malfunctioning drone during a training exercise returned to San Diego, where investigators...

We Need a Geneva Convention on Cyber Warfare

Chris Weigant | Posted 12.28.2013 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The "brave new world" of computer warfare -- in all its frightening aspects -- desperately needs some rules and limits. Communications spying and drone attacks are only the precursors for what could be eventually deployed against the United States.

Drone Discovers Abandoned Renaissance Faire Deep in Virginia Woods

Roadtrippers | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News
Roadtrippers

From the looks of the drone video, it's a pretty epic abandoned fairground, with loads of huge buildings still standing in pretty good condition, though a lot more weedy than before.

The Psycho Logic of Drones

Kelly James Clark | Posted 10.24.2013 | World
Kelly James Clark

The logic of drones seems impeccable. A bad guy is killed without collateral damage and with no loss of U.S. life. If only it were so.

Documents Reveal NSA Involvement In Drone Program

AP | Posted 10.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Security Agency has been extensively involved in the U.S. government's targeted killing program, collab...

AK-9

Pavel Somov, Ph.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Pavel Somov, Ph.D.

I want to share a vision of where we are heading, as a world. When I say "vision," I don't mean to say that I literally saw something. I just mean to say that I want to share some thoughts on where we might be heading as a world.

Drone's Eye Gives Awesome View Of Burning Man

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.10.2013 | Arts

Burning Man has just ended and surreal images are beginning to emerge, revealing the magic that took place on the playa this year. Check out this dron...