Farmers wait for regulations while eyeing drones

Posted by Courtney Ann Jackson – bio | email – Jackson, MS Canton soybean farmer Danny Murphy has embraced technology. That includes¬†GPS guidance for his tractors and instant readings when he’s harvesting. Now, he’s hearing about the benefits of an extra set of eyes, in the form of a drone. “A quick look at […]

More drones, more jobs for Northern Nevada

Brush up on your video-game skills. Drone jobs are coming to Reno. “Our society has built a ready-made workforce with video games,” said Don Cunningham, business operations manager for the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems. “It’s the same types of skills: hand-eye coordination and using buttons and levers to make something do something. I know […]

Drones at home? Hinds Community College signs drone partnership with Camp Shelby

A partnership between Camp Shelby and Hinds Community College adds perks for both in their unmanned aerial vehicle programs. Mississippi is gunning to be a leader in the drone world. / Therese Apel, The Clarion-Ledger