The Dutch National Police are attempting to train eagles to take down drones. (Here’s an unintentional example of an eagle doing just that!) From IEEE Spectrum: The Dutch police have partnered with Guard From Above, a raptor training company based in Denmark, to determine whether eagles could be used as intelligent, adaptive anti-drone weapon systems. […]
Glenn Frey, founding guitarist and singer of the Eagles, has died. He was 67. Frey’s death was attributed to complications from rheumatoid arthritis, acute ulcerative colitis and pneumonia. (Eagles.com)
“Eagle was fine – she was massive, and used talons to ‘punch’ the drone out of the sky,” writes the drone operator from Australia’s Melbourne Aerial Video.
Some truths are universal. For one, your phone will always run out of power when you most need it. For another, the charging cords that come packaged with your Apple device will fray, split, and rip faster than Usain Bolt in a game of tag.Instead, pick up a charging cord that anyone would have a tough […]
Some people say magic tricks are nerdy and best left to your 12-year-old asthmatic cousin. But others see value in perfecting the slight of hand and showmanship associated with a perfectly executed routine. We’re firmly in the latter camp. And now, we’re giving you the ability to put a few parlor tricks up your sleeve with the Penguin […]
Bluetooth speakers may be convenient to use, but many of them just aren’t that powerful. Sure, it may be fine if you’re seated in front of the speaker. But move across the room, and you may strain to hear what’s coming from those tiny drivers.There’s a reason why the G-BOOM Wireless Bluetooth Boombox (now $79.99 in the Boing […]