World | Associated Press | Sunday April 20, 2014
A US drone strike in southern Yemen killed at least nine suspected al Qaeda militants and three civilians on Saturday, authorities said, as part of America's ongoing strikes in the country against what it considers the terror network's most dangerous...
World | Reuters | Saturday April 19, 2014
A US Navy deep-sea drone is diving to unprecedented depths to scour a remote stretch of the Indian Ocean floor for a missing Malaysian jetliner as the Malaysian government said it may use more remote control submarines to help with the search.
World | Reuters | Friday April 18, 2014
Hopes that a deep sea drone scouring the Indian Ocean floor might soon turn up a missing Malaysian jetliner were fading on Friday, as the remote-controlled submarine embarked on a fifth mission with still no sign of wreckage.
World | Reuters | Thursday April 17, 2014
A deep-sea drone had completed its much-anticipated first full scan of the seabed in the remote Indian Ocean, the team looking for a missing Malaysian jetliner said on Thursday, as an air and surface search became less likely to yield results.
World | Reuters | Tuesday April 15, 2014
A US Navy underwater drone sent to search for a missing Malaysian jetliner on the floor of the Indian Ocean could take up to two months to scour a 600 sq km area where the plane is believed to have sunk, US search authorities said on Tuesday.
Nick Bilton, The New York Times | Tuesday April 15, 2014
Following in Facebook's footsteps, Google said Monday that it had purchased Titan Aerospace, the maker of high-altitude drone satellites, which will be used to take photos of the earth and to connect people to the Internet.
World | Reuters | Tuesday April 15, 2014
A US Navy underwater drone sent to search for a missing Malaysian jetliner on the floor of the Indian Ocean had its first mission cut short after exceeding its 4.5 km (2.8 mile) depth limit, Australian search authorities said on Tuesday.
World | Nick Bilton, The New York Times | Tuesday April 15, 2014
Google is reaching for the clouds, and not the virtual ones.
Sunday April 13, 2014
Chief executive Jeff Bezos' annual letter to shareholders offers a glimpse into Amazon's internal workings and what it is aiming for in the future, including more grocery services and the much-discussed drone delivery.
Associated Press | Friday April 11, 2014
Jeff Bezos' annual letter to shareholders offers a glimpse into Amazon's internal workings and what it is aiming for in the future.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 8, 2014
A group of Pakistani artists are hoping to generate "empathy" among US drone operators by placing giant posters of children meant to be seen from the air in the country's troubled tribal regions.
World | Reuters | Friday March 28, 2014
Facebook Inc is harnessing satellite, drone and other technology as part of an ambitious and costly effort to beam Internet connectivity to people in underdeveloped parts of the world.
World | Reuters | Sunday March 9, 2014
China tested a domestically-produced drone aircraft designed to disperse smog on Saturday, official media reported, in an important step for the country's domestic aviation industry.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 5, 2014
Facebook is in talks to buy a solar-powered drone startup in what could lead to making wireless Internet available in regions without online access, according to technology news website TechCrunch.
Wednesday March 5, 2014
The high-flying drones would give Facebook, the world's No.1 Internet social network, the ability to beam wireless Internet access to consumers in undeveloped parts of the world, according to the technology blog TechCrunch. TechCrunch first reported ...
World | Reuters | Wednesday March 5, 2014
Facebook Inc is in talks to buy drone maker Titan Aerospace for $60 million, according to media reports.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Two persons were killed today when unidentified gunmen fired at NATO containers enroute to Afghanistan in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region.
World | Mark Mazzetti and Eric Schmitt, The New York Times | Friday February 28, 2014
He is known as Abdullah al Shami, an Arabic name meaning "Abdullah the Syrian." But his nom de guerre masks a reality: He was born in the United States, and the United States is now deciding whether to kill him.
World | Written by Amitabh Pashupati Revi | Tuesday February 11, 2014
US mulls drone strike on its own citizen
World | Agence France-Press | Tuesday February 11, 2014
The US government is debating whether to kill an American citizen abroad who is allegedly part of the Al-Qaeda network and plotting attacks against the United States, media reported on Monday.