We’re much closer than you think to a revolution in drone shipping

Shipping companies stand to gain immensely from transporting goods internally by drone.

Amazon’s drones are ‘all fun and games until little Sally loses a finger’

Experts are skeptical that the FAA will buy Amazon's plan for autonomous drones.

Amazon’s drones and the rise of ostentatious R&D

Who cares if Jeff Bezos' aerial delivery plan works -- it's the image that matters.

Amazon wants to deliver packages in 30 minutes with drones

And federal regulators are likely to let it happen.

  • Timothy B. Lee
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  • Sep 2, 2013

The CIA first tested drones in Area 51 because of course they did

A look into the CIA's early attempts at unmanned aerial vehicles

Drones don’t just fly. Here’s one that crawls inside sewer pipes.

Unmanned robots may soon be helping first-responders.

Can state laws protect you from being watched by drones?

This year six states have enacted legislation regulating drone surveillance. But some of those laws could be struck down for violating free speech rights.

  • Timothy B. Lee
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  • Jun 18, 2013

Most Americans approve of foreign drone strikes

The exception? If they think there'll be significant civilian casualties. But without a political leader for the anti-drone position, that argument isn't being heard.

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