• This $2,500 ‘self-flying camera' can follow you around and snap photos without anyone controlling it - here's how it works

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Silicon Valley startup Skydio has built what no other drone company has been able to do so far: A self-flying drone that can follow you around and snap photos, without anyone controlling it.
    Skydio's newly unveiled R1 drone can tell where you are - and follow you around - by differentiating you from your surroundings. In short, the drone is intelligent enough to tell the difference between a person and a tree, and navigate itself accordingly.
    Check out the Skydio R1: The four-year old startup Skydio was founded by Adam Bry and Abraham Bachrach, former MIT graduate students and Google...
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