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When I was younger, remote control cars were the cool thing to have — especially the battery powered cars that didn’t need a cord connected to the controller. That’s all I wanted for my birthday, Christmas, or any other special occasion I could get away with asking for a gift. Not only did I just want a remote control car, but I wanted all the accessories as well.
Drones are the new remote control cars with a myriad of parts and accessories to add on. You have…

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To Dronie or Not to Dronie, That is the Question

In early 2014 Twitter filed for trademark protection on the word “Dronie” in a number of classes relating to software, online communities, aerial photography, and other internet/photography-related types of services.  Now, as anyone who has been involved in the drone community knows, the terms “dronie” has been used for some time as a “selfie” that is taken from a drone.  Indeed, Dronestagram has had drone photography contests where one category was “Best…

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First time following the FAA guidelines for ATC.  Just had my first experience dealing with an Air Traffic Controller over use of a drone within 5 miles of an airport.  The ATC was very busy, but very professional and polite.  He wanted to know where I was flying, and rather than the 400' that is generally considered our "ceiling", he asked me to stay below 200'.  He also asked for a cell phone number of my spotter so that he could ask us to get the drone down if needed.  Finally, he…

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 http://event.dji.com/dji-stories/content/inspecting-roofs-buddhist-temples-thailand

Local Carlsbad patent attorney Eric Hanscom was recently one of five drone videos selected as winners in a recent DJI contest. 

http://event.dji.com/dji-stories/content/inspecting-roofs-buddhist-temples-thailand

 

His winning…

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