Drones

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The US Drone Racing Association is a new group formed to connect aspiring and current racers for the latest of tech sports. When they’re not flying or rebuilding drones, the group works with clubs across the Northeast to standardize racing regulations. More →

While companies like 3DR, DJI, and Parrot all sell drones for less than $1,000, Helen Greiner, the founder of CyPhy Works, believes her company has designed the ultimate drone for consumers who want to shoot aerial photos and videos and easily share them with friends. The Danvers-based startup is launching a crowdfunding campaign today to see if consumers agree, aiming to raise $250,000 to green-light the production of a $500 drone called the LVL 1. She expects to begin delivering the new aircraft in early 2016.More →