Drones swoop into Consumer Electronics Show as interest surges
400,000 consumer drones worth US$130m forecast to be sold globally in 2015, up 55% from last year
Thu, Jan 08, 2015 - 5:50 AM
A show attendee gesturing to Joalene Jolivette, global marketing and sales director of Inventist Inc, as they ride Solowheel's Hovertrax on Tuesday. As usual, this year's CES is packed with a wide array of new gadgets.
ON a dusty stretch of Nevada desert, a quadcopter drone kicks up a small cloud as it takes off. It then trails its operator on a drive across the flat terrain, filming the motion from a short distance above.
The AirDog drone was designed to capture the intensity of...