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Ring Always Home Cam, an autonomous drone that flies over the home

TOPICS: Amazon, cameras, drones, home surveillance, Ring Always Home Cam

In the last hours Amazon has introduced a series of devices for the home like the new Amazon Echo and Echo Dot, Amazon Echo Show or the Fire TV Stick and Fire TV Stick Lite. But in addition to all these, there are also several home surveillance cameras under the Ring brand (a company owned […]

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The U.S. Air Force is planning an air combat exercise between a drone and a human pilot

TOPICS: AI, Air Force, artificial intelligence, drones, F16, F22, F35, Pentagon, U.S. Air Force

The U.S. Air Force announced plans for an air combat exercise between a drone and a human pilot. According to Jack Shanahan, head of the Pentagon’s Artificial Intelligence Center, military researchers are designing an autonomous aircraft that they will test next year. The Air Force’s idea with this exercise is to see if a drone […]

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UK acknowledges secret drone killing missions outside Iraq and Syria operations

TOPICS: Drone Wars, drones, Ministry of Defence, MQ9 Reaper, Reaper, selective killing

The British Ministry of Defence has recognised after a request for official information that it is carrying out selective killing missions with ‘Reaper’ drones beyond those so far confirmed within the operations in Iraq and Syria. “The government must disclose where these drone departures are taking place and the purpose of these operations,” a spokesman […]

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The US Navy already has a working anti-drone laser cannon

TOPICS: drones, laser, laser weapon, LWSD, Pacific Fleet, U.S. Navy, weapons

The U.S. Navy successfully tested a laser weapon system that destroyed in mid-flight an unmanned aerial vehicle hit by a beam launched from the amphibious transport ship USS Portland, assigned to the Pacific Fleet. The test took place on May 16, CNN reported Saturday, citing a statement issued by the Pacific Fleet, based in Pearl […]

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