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A corner of the new IRIS production line at the +3D Robotics Tijuana factory
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AgEngage and Penton Farm Progress will host the new Precision Aerial Ag Show, July 9 and 10 in Decatur, Ill., featuring an unmanned aerial vehicle showcase.
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I had a brief email exchange with the organizer. They claim they have local FAA support for flights. I suspect that that may change..
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Congrats to Falcon UAV for this win with an APM-powered UAV!
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THANK YOU SIR
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Panorama from last weeks'  +MAKE Magazine drone fly-in
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I just backed this. $45 for an open source LIDAR-equivalent range finder, perfect for drones (terrain following or mapping) 
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I backed the Dennis Deal at $65. Both the $45 and the $65 deals are gone. The 40m range will be more than adequate for rover obstacle avoidance!
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HELLO CHRIS HOW ARE YOU DOING?I HOPE THE SD COMPANY IS GROWN WELL 
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Chris is this the beginning of 3dr solo for the future and will you still back up solo and increase its true potential as a the best drone ever and what about software upgrades in the future 
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Congrats to Falcon UAV for this win with an APM-powered UAV!
About a year ago, WWF received a Google Global Impact Award grant to launch WWF’s Wildlife Crime Technology Project. Today, the project is literally taking flight.
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I just backed this. $45 for an open source LIDAR-equivalent range finder, perfect for drones (terrain following or mapping) 
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Muhammad: Yes, those video in the product listing are with an APM
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Chris Anderson the award winning former editor of Wired magazine set up DIYDrones in 2007 as a community (on a Ning platform).  A few months after Chris had set up DIYDrones a ‘few hundred’ members...
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CEO of 3D Robotics/DIY Drones, former Editor of Wired, author of The Long Tail, Free and Makers, founder of GeekDad, BookTour, a few other companies now lost in the mists of time. Former: The Economist, Science, Nature... Failed physicist, wannabe economist, fulltime geek.
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Berkeley
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London - Hong Kong - Washington DC - New York - Darien, CT - San Rafael, CA
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CEO, 3D Robotics and founder, DIY Drones
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  • 3D Robotics
    CEO, 2012 - present
  • Wired
    Editor in Chief, 2001 - 2012
  • The Economist
    Writer/editor, 2003 - 2001
  • Science
    Writer, 2001 - 2003
  • Nature
    Writer, 1998 - 2001
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