Category: Robotics

The Commercial UAV Market in 2022 – Our Predictions

Commercial Drones in 2022 – Our Predictions

The fledgling commercial UAV industry may be small today, but it is forecast for tremendous growth and transformation over the next five years. We created...

/ September 13, 2017

Intel announces “Insight” data platform for enterprise UAV customers – partners with Delair

On September 6th at Interdrone 2017, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich revealed a new data analytics platform called Intel Insight during his keynote speech. Having a...

/ September 12, 2017
Commercial UAV technology

Technology and infrastructure developments fuelling commercial UAV market growth

A series of important technology and infrastructure milestones are in reach which could enable the rapid growth and adoption of commercial UAVs. In the latest...

/ September 7, 2017
intelligent automation will commercial UAVs consumerize

Will commercial drones consumerize and commoditize?

The use of UAVs (drones) in commercial applications really began with the media sector and the implementation of ‘prosumer’ (professional-consumer) type UAVs that were easy...

/ August 7, 2017
yamaha ag drone spraying

Yamaha: will alliances bear fruit or is the Ag drone pioneer at risk of a drought?

Yamaha is well established in the agricultural market with over 2500 unmanned helicopters performing agricultural spraying in Japan and other Asian countries. In recent months Yamaha...

/ July 5, 2017
softbank to acquire robotics division

Softbank to Acquire Robotics Division from Alphabet: our take

The details Late last week it was announced, without much ceremony, that Softbank Group would be acquiring Boston Dynamics and Schaft, collectively the robotics division...

/ June 12, 2017
intelligent automation drone operator sense avoid

Mass market adoption of automotive sensors to drive lower-cost UAV ‘sense and avoid’

The rapid increase in use of sensors in automotive for safety applications and autonomous driving is providing the catalyst for much needed advances in the...

/ June 6, 2017
intelligent automation broken drone uav

Drone operators should demand better quality products

Commercial unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) operators are all too familiar with the challenges of UAV flight – poor weather, demanding clients, and the current regulatory...

/ May 25, 2017
Commercial UAVs Report 2017

Drone manufacturers turn to commercial market to revive fortunes

The consensus at last week’s AUVSI Xponential show in Dallas was that the footfall and size of the show was probably lower than the year...

/ May 22, 2017