Map the Planet: How Drones Have Mapped 5 Million Acres

Drones have mapped 3 million acres in the last four months, more than doubling the amount over the previous 16 months, according to an industry report by DroneDeploy.

Aug 16, 2016 2:07:01 PM

Topics: Mapping

BZ Media and Skylogic Research Release “The Truth About Drones in Mapping and Surveying”

Surveyors already have access to ground-based, manned flight, and satellite data, so will they embrace this new technology in earnest?

BZ Media LLC announced today the fourth in a series of critical examinations of the hype and reality behind certain vertical commercial drone markets, “The Truth About Drones in Mapping and Surveying.”  The free report was commissioned by BZ Media and written and produced by Skylogic Research.

Jul 25, 2016 9:06:17 AM

Topics: InterDrone, Mapping

UAV Mapping & Surveying Workshop by Pix4D to Kick Off InterDrone

Market-leading software provider to offer special training session on day prior to North America’s largest commercial drone conference

BZ Media LLC today announced that Pix4D would be bringing a half-day technical workshop to the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas on September 6 to help educate and train professionals in the use of drones for mapping and surveying. InterDrone is being held September 7-9 and expects more than 4,000 commercial drone experts to attend.

Jul 12, 2016 8:19:50 AM

Topics: InterDrone, Mapping

Skycatch gives DJI the ability to create maps and 3D models

Skycatch wants to make it easy for DJI drone operators to process high-resolution maps and create 3D models. The company announced the launch of COMMANDER, an iOS flight app designed for DJI drones.

May 19, 2016 11:00:16 AM

Topics: Mapping, Releases

DroneDeploy Raises $9 Million, Partners with DJI and 3DR

DroneDeploy raised $9 million in funding from Emergence capital for their new drone operation and data platform. Investors expect a high adoption rate as DroneDeploy integrates with drones from popular UAV companies DJI and 3D Robotics.

Mar 31, 2015 10:57:52 AM

Topics: Mapping, Startups and Partnerships