Tag Archives: Drone

Win a copy of Drone starring Sean Bean on DVD

Neil is a cog in the wheel of America’s war on terror. As a private drone operator, he spends his workdays far from the frontline flying covert missions for the CIA, before returning to family life in the suburbs. But his time as husband, father and armchair warrior comes to a crashing halt when a whistle-blowing website reveals his part in a number of deadly strikes.... Continue Reading

Tech Review: Parrot Bebop 2 Quadcopter Drone

About a fortnight ago, I read a review over at Gizmodo on the Phantom 4 drone titled “The DJI Phantom 4 is the nicest drone I’ve ever crashed.” I looked at the damage to the expensive piece of flying hardware and thought “God, that would be heartbreaking as a reviewer. I wonder how he dealt with that?”

And then on Easter Sunday, I watched the Parrot Bebop 2 quadcopter drone fly itself into a tree and plummet to the ground with a sickening thud. Continue reading Tech Review: Parrot Bebop 2 Quadcopter Drone