Google Tango Smartphone Gives Off-the-Shelf Drone Computer Vision

Personal drones are all the rage. Though hobbyist RC helicopters and planes have been around for years, today’s multi-rotor vehicles are easier to pilot thanks to GPS and a suite of onboard chips and sensors—that is, they’re self-stabilizing, leaving the pilot the fun and relatively simple job of choosing which general direction they follow.

http://singularityhub.com/2014/06/05/google-tango-smartphone-gives-off-the-shelf-drone-computer-vision/

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