Make: Technology on Your Time Volume 37: Drones Take Off!

Make: Technology on Your Time Volume 37: Drones Take Off!

by Mark Frauenfelder
     
 

Everyone's buzzing about drones! Why? Because drones are cool and fun! They can be used to deliver pizza, as surveillance and security devices, for aerial photography and more! In MAKE's v37, we’ll look at all this, plus take a "maker's" view on drones: how DIY buffs can actually make one. There are over 25 pages in this special section, including a

Overview

Everyone's buzzing about drones! Why? Because drones are cool and fun! They can be used to deliver pizza, as surveillance and security devices, for aerial photography and more! In MAKE's v37, we’ll look at all this, plus take a "maker's" view on drones: how DIY buffs can actually make one. There are over 25 pages in this special section, including a walk-through drone taxonomy (air/land/sea), the landscape of the law surrounding drones today, and a bird's eye view of the drone aerial photography project.

Other projects in this packed issue:

  • License plate guitar
  • Chameleon bag (changes colors based onwhat's missing from your bag!)
  • GPS cat collar
  • Zombie flashlight (uses dead batteries and empty chapstick tube)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781449363772
Publisher:
Maker Media, Inc
Publication date:
01/31/2014
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

Mark Frauenfelder is a writer and illustrator living in Los Angeles, and the editor of MAKE. He is the cofounder of the popular Boing Boing weblog and was an editor at Wired from 1993-1998.

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