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Alphabet’s Wing will kick off Helsinki drone deliveries in summer 2019

Posted in Business on 20th May, 2019
by Alex Muller

Wing says in the coming weeks it will deploy a small fleet of drones in the city’s Vuosaari district, where they’ll ferry provisions from convenience stores to homes and “multi-family housing communities.”

Speeding Up Tree Planting By One Hundred Times Using Drones

Posted in Business, Science on 1st May, 2019
by Alex Muller

BioCarbon Engineering wants to counter act climate change and carbon emissions by speeding the planting of trees by one hundred times by using drones.

Alibaba and JD.com invest billions in drones and robots working to global delivery under 72 hours

Posted in Hardware on 12th Jun, 2018
by Alex Muller

Alibaba's founder and executive chairman Jack Ma Yun wants to bring global delivery times for his logistics affiliate to under 72 hours.

Google Tests Drone Delivery With Burritos for Undergrads

Posted in Hardware on 30th Oct, 2016
by Alex Muller

Google's Project Wing is air-dropping fast food onto the campus of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Facebook Connectivity Lab's internet-beaming drone completes first test flight

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Jul, 2016
by Alex Muller

A solar-powered drone designed to bring internet access to some of the 1.6 billion people living in remote locations.