Tag: Drones

Flyingcarpet Is Using AI Drones to Help Farmers in Emerging Economies

The idea of drones flying around autonomously, controlled by artificial intelligence, would have sounded like something out of a sci-fi movie ten years ago. Today, it’s not only a viable possibility, but it’s a working solution to some of the time-consuming tasks faced by farmers in developing countries. Today, this groundbreaking Proof of Concept (PoC) is led by tech entrepreneur and London Blockchain Week hackathon winner Julien Bouteloup, who traveled to …
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In the Future, Blockchain Could Take to the Skies

You thought you’d heard everything about blockchain and its uses. But just as the cryptocurrency community has taken bleeding-edge innovation up a gear, so too have the blockchain developers, entrepreneurs, and creatives. Beyond fixing broken systems, allowing for real-time record keeping, and wiping out corruption, blockchain could soon be taking to the skies. What’s Flying Around Above Our Heads? Well, it rather depends where you live. But if you’re in …
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Drones May Play a Vital Role in Fighting Disease-Spreading Mosquitoes

The potential number of use cases for drones and other flying aircraft is pretty much limitless. One would not necessarily associate the use of drones with fighting diseases, yet that is exactly what is happening in certain parts of the world. More specifically, these flying devices distribute mosquitoes to regions where malaria is a big problem. It’s an interesting venture to keep an eye on; that much is evident. Fighting Malaria …
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AI-Driven Drones May Soon Help Humans Inspect Industrial Equipment

Drones and other AI-driven technologies can make a big impact when it comes to security. These gadgets can be used to remotely monitor critical infrastructure including oil rigs and other heavy industrial facilities. NVIDIA has teamed up with Avitas Systems to explore these capabilities further. Combining artificial intelligence, drones, and analytics to enhance infrastructure inspection makes a lot of sense. AI and Drones to Inspect Infrastructure Very few inspectors look forward …
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