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Kenya Aviation Authority Sets Date for Drones Regulations Public Participation

The aviation world has grown significantly. The latest addition to its wide range of devices and services is the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) that...
A drone flies over the archaeological site of Cerro Chepen as it takes pictures in Trujillo

Set Back as Kenyan Legislators Invalidate Drone Regulations

Back in March this year, the Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) gazetted the proposed Remote Piloted Aircraft Systems Regulations, 2017 which set to legalize the...
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Kenya Legalizes The Use of Drones Albeit Under Tough Regulations

It might come as a sigh of relief to any drone enthusiast when they read that the Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) has gazetted...
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Malawi Opens Up Air Corridor to Test Use of Drones in Humanitarian Missions

Malawi, in conjunction with UNICEF, is the first African country to open up an 80 Kilometer air corridor that is designed to provide a controlled...
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Drones that can Revolutionize Wild Life Protection

From being used in military operations to being a staple equipment of hobbyists and professional photographers, drones have taken the world by storm.

Kenya Finally Approves Drone Regulations

Kenya becomes the second country in the region to, after Rwanda, to embrace the commercial use of Aerial Unmanned Vehicles (AUVs), aka drones. Non-military use...
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Drones Were Used To Make This Video Of Various Scenic Locations in Africa

Multiple drones were used in making of this epic video of various locations in Africa

Kenya Revenue Authority has Confiscated 1,000 Drones Imported into the Country

There are currently no drones regulations in Kenya hence the decision to take them from buyers.

Drone Enthusiasts in Kenya seek Operating Licenses with Regulations set for Take-Off in September

Drones have become popular world over,with a whole range of applications. Their usage has become part of the norm with the Military using them...

Tanzania to deploy Drones in Anti-Poaching efforts

The  poaching menace has in recent times intensified threatening wildlife population in many nations across the African continent. This last month, Kenya's president Uhuru...

Periscope’s new update involves drones, a search bar and broadcasts being saved for longer

Today Periscope has announced a slew of new features in a bid to remain competitive in the growing live broadcast segment of social media...

Drone Hits a British Airways Plane, Exposing the Lurking Danger

Drones are unmanned flying aircraft operated by remote controls, and users do not require any special licenses to operate. Drones have become popular world over,with...

[Video] How Drones could Change Healthcare in Malawi

Drones continue to gain widespread usage across the African continent. Last year, it was announced that Rwanda was mulling with the construction of the...

Twitter was apparently granted a patent for a drone for taking selfies

We've seen the increased use of drones by hobbyists all over the world and it has seen drone making companies like DJI or Parrot...

GITEX Technology Week Day 1: Drones, Robots and VR Key to the Connected Future of the Internet

  The annual GITEX Technology Week, currently in its 35th edition, got underway yesterday at the Dubai World Trade Centre in Dubai with tens of...

Google has Filed Paperwork for 2 Drones that will Provide Internet Connectivity

According to Internet Live Stats, there are around 3.2 billion Internet users out of the current world population of 7.3 billion. This means that...
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Facebook, Eutelsat to Beam Free Internet to Sub-Saharan Africa in 2016

Facebook declared its intentions to connect the “unplugged” world through a number of initiatives, of which Internet.org is their most known initiative. Internet.org is...
A drone flies over the archaeological site of Cerro Chepen as it takes pictures in Trujillo

Hackers Can Exploit Vulnerability in GPS to remotely Control Drones

Drones have become popular world over,with a whole range of applications. Drones are unmanned flying aircraft operated by remote controls, and users do not...

Explore Heights Like Never Before with Dronestagram, an Online Community for Lovers of Drone Photography

Dronestagram is a community that is focused on drone photography. It is a social network that displays photos and videos taken by drone hobbyists...

[VIDEO] Drone Helps Rescue Boys From Drowning In Raging River

Drones have been all the rage for a while now. Their usage has become part of the norm with the Military using them in...

7 Tech Jobs That Exist Only in the Future

Let's face it: Science and Technology has advanced in incredible leaps and bounds that there is no end in sight to continuous innovation. Everyday...
A drone flies over the archaeological site of Cerro Chepen as it takes pictures in Trujillo

Drones to Put Your Village Donkey Out of a Job

A competition called The Flying Donkey Challenge 2014 is inviting applications worldwide to develop drones in Africa that will be affordable as motorbikes which...

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