Posts Tagged ‘quadricopter’
 
 
 
 
Gear
 
DJI Phantom 2 Vision-006
DJI Phantom 2 Vision-006
DJI Phantom 2 Vision-006

DJI Phantom 2 Vision Review (video)

Parrot's AR Drone Quadricopter might be the most well known thanks to its association with the iPhone, but it's hardly, and by far the best.  Course, one wouldn't know this until they lay their hands on a legit four bladed heli...
 
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Toys
 
Air Hogs Elite Helix main
Air Hogs Elite Helix main
Air Hogs Elite Helix main

Spinmaster’s Air Hogs RC Elite Helix X4 Copter and AtmoSphere Review

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hy do people think an RC (radio controlled) helicopter is easier to fly than an airplane? It’s not like the copter just levitates by itself or maintains its position without constant adjustm...
 
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Offbeat
 
Quadricopter Accident
Quadricopter Accident
Quadricopter Accident

Video of the Day: Quadricopter Marriage…of Heads (video)

What's that saying?  Two heads are better than one.
 
Deal Of Day
 
Lenovo IdeaPad Y510p price drop, $100 iTunes card for $85, Quadricopter on sale today only
Lenovo IdeaPad Y510p price drop, $100 iTunes card for $85, Quadricopter on sale today only
Lenovo IdeaPad Y510p price drop, $100 iTunes card for $85, Quadricopter on sale today only

Lenovo IdeaPad Y510p price drop, $100 iTunes card for $85, Quadricopter on sale today only

Today the Lenovo IdeaPad Y510p dropped to a new low of $949. You get a fully spec'd out laptop with Haswell Core i7 processor, a full 1080p screen, GeForce GT 750M, caching SSD, and 8GB RAM - powerful enough to handle modern ga...

 
Toys
 
DJI Phantom-2
DJI Phantom-2
DJI Phantom-2

Film Hollywood Big Budget Shots With this Quadricopter from DJI, The Phantom (video)

Not too long ago you had to hire a helicopter crew to capture sweeping shots from high above.  It's a costly endeavor and not a pill I would care to swallow when I'm trying to slap together a quick video destined only for YouTu...
 
Offbeat
 
Sushi Quadricopter
Sushi Quadricopter
Sushi Quadricopter

Quadricopter Waiters to Replace Humans By 2014, At Least According to Yo! Sushi (video)

Traditionally speaking, when you walk into a sit down restaurant you're seated, a waiter takes your order, and food is delivered to the table.  About some 10 years ago - maybe more - sushi restaurants began to pop up - probably...

 
Review Articles
 
Parrot-AR-Drone-2.0-011-650x487
Parrot-AR-Drone-2.0-011-650x487
Parrot-AR-Drone-2.0-011-650x487

Parrot AR Drone 2.0 Review

I was afforded many luxuries as a child - one of them included a gas-powered go-kart.  Yet, an electric helicopter or plane was never in my arsenal of things to do.  Long time resentment?  You bet.  That is until I got my hands...
 
Toys
 
Quadrocopter MWC
Quadrocopter MWC
Quadrocopter MWC

Ultimate Quadrocopter (video)

So at this point quadrocopters are kind of old news, right?  Wrong.  Check out this video, which depicts an MWC Quadrocopter doing back flips, full loops and the sort of flying we'd expect to see from an alien spacecraft. Don't...

 
Science
 
Spherical Flying Machine
Spherical Flying Machine
Spherical Flying Machine

Spherical Flying Machine (video)

[GR]pF0uLnMoQZA[/GR] The idea of a Spherical Flying machine may not be all that exciting at first blush, but if you hit the above video you'll see that it is in fact an extremely agile aircraft.  Unlike a quadricopter, or more ...
 
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First Look: Parrot A.R. Drone Quadricopter (video)

[GR]rNlXjHDozUs[/GR] It feels like we've been waiting forever for our A.R. Drone review unit.  But finally it arrived in the mail late last week and I'm just getting around to an unboxing.   (more…)

 
Military
 
London Air Drone
London Air Drone
London Air Drone

London Police Nab Car Thief With Drone Quadricopter (video)

Trust London police to use an unmanned drone to catch a suspected car thief.  Last month a 16 year old and his buddy jacked a car and took off on foot.  Police lost one of the suspects, but not for long.  They called in the Air...
 
Toys
 
NicoletoMK Quadricopter
NicoletoMK Quadricopter
NicoletoMK Quadricopter

NicoletoMK Mikrokopter Quadricopter

Parrot's AR Drone quadricopter is most certainly a bad ass piece of kit, but it ain't for the professional videographer.  So if you're one of those, you need one of these: the NicoletoMK Mikrokopter Quadrocopter.  Much like the...