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Drone Journalism: Reporting from above

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Drone Journalism: Reporting from above (with Wired’s Chris Anderson, Occucopter) – Hacks and Hackers (San Francisco, CA) – Meetup.

Drones aren’t just for the military anymore. Remote-controlled flying devices are becoming more widely available, and journalists have begun to consider their use in reporting. That may or may not be a good thing, and our panelists have strong opinions on both sides of the topic. We’ll discuss the state of the art in the field, open source projects, how to build your own drone and what not to do, and also show some demo devices.


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