WATCH: Rise of the Machines: “A Drone in Every Home”
October 18th, 2012
A decade ago drones were bulky looking aircraft controlled by complex computer systems requiring multiple pilots, and were reserved exclusively for military and foreign intelligence operations.
But technological advancements in just the last five years in the areas of handheld computer hardware, high definition cameras, live streaming and miniaturized flight control have radically changed the playing field and promise to revolutionize the surveillance industry in ways that are almost impossible to imagine.
This is a technology that’s a game changer. It’s been so on the military side and it will be the same on the civilian side.