From a Texas fire department to flood-prone neighborhoods in Tanzania to Cleveland-area hospices, drones are demonstrating they have the potential to do good – a lot of it in fact. Learn about seven compelling examples.
Assessing the structural integrity of buildings and bridges can a be risky, time-consuming business. Learn how octocopter drones could provide engineers with more and better information faster – and keep them safer.
A new survey by the Pew Research Center and Smithsonian Magazine reveals an American public divided on the value of some near-term smart technologies. City leaders considering the use of drones or Google Glass, for example, will likely find the poll results of interest.
Dubai's ruler clearly understands that smartness confers a competitive advantage. But he's also big on "bringing about happiness." Learn how Dubai's ambitious new smart city initiative aims to hit both targets.