3D Robotics was slated to become the GM of the drone world. The Silicon Valley-based drone manufacturer led by former Wired magazine editor in chief and technology pundit Chris Anderson was poised to dominate the U.S. UAS manufacturing market with deals that included distribution with Best Buy.
Then the bottom fell out. Chinese-manufacturer DJI pushed out new models, lowered prices by 30%, and started dominating the marketplace in the same manner Japanese manufactured autom
SUMMARY: Unmanned aircraft systems are revolutionizing the way farmers and crop growers run their agricultural operations. Drones can quickly and accurately provide data and reporting to allow proactive decision making to help increase crop yields. PROBLEM: Many farmers lack the ability to easily incorporate technological advancements into their agricultural operations. Instead of using best-of-breed scientific data to make decisions, they are forced to use their best guess