Tag Archives: Prototypes and Patents

UF researcher develops precision agriculture software, “Agroview”

When you think of farming, drones may not be the first thing to come to mind. Yiannis Ampatzidis, a professor in UF’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences is changing that with his new artificial intelligence-based software, Agroview. Ampatzidis, UF … Continue reading

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Drones over Central NY: 50-mile test corridor to open for business soon

If you live between Rome in Oneida County and Syracuse in Onondaga County, don’t be surprised if you see a lot more drones flying overhead. A 50-mile corridor between Rome and Syracuse for testing drones and their integration into the … Continue reading

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FAA approves Kansas for first unique drone flight

The Kansas Department of Transportation received the green light from the Federal Aviation Administration to conduct a unique drone flight. This flight will be performed beyond the visual line of sight, meaning it will fly past the operator’s ability to … Continue reading

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Walmart Files Patent for Blockchain-Backed Drone Communication

Walmart has reasserted its interest in blockchain-backed drones with a recent patent application. The commerce giant filed for an application entitled “Cloning Drones Using Blockchain” in January 2019 with the United States Patent and Trademark Office publishing the patent on … Continue reading

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