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.
You may not love Microsoft Word, but you’ve definitely used it. Other than being one of the most ubiquitous programs on the planet, it’s been the go-to word processing system for more than a quarter-century because it’s as basic as it gets. But occasionally, you’ve got assignments that beg for a lot more options than simple […]
Almost everyone has their smartphone in a case of one kind or another. Beyond simple protection, finding a case that can charge your phone on its own, but doesn’t feel like it’s also adding a couple pounds to the phone’s weight is the tricky part. Billed as the world’s thinnest battery case, the ThinCharge iPhone […]
You never know when new projects, ideas or opportunities can drop into your lap at a moment’s notice. That may require you to learn a new programming language like Python. Or maybe you need a primer on 3D game development. Or you might realize you could use a serious brush-up on iOS mobile creation.Point is, […]