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Delivery Drones

Google’s Wing becomes first company to gain FAA approval for the concept Utility drones for repairs, military and surveillance drones for security reasons, mapping drones….we seem to have every kind of flying robot we want…except for the one that perhaps best defines the 21st century: a convenience drone designed for consumers. Check that box, now, […]

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Google makes deal with wind farm developer

Google has agreed to buy the entire 240 MW output of a wind farm outside Amarillo, Tex, Alistair Barr from USA Today reports. The wind farm is currently owned by a small, Native American firm called Chermac Energy and is expected to start producing energy in late 2014. This is Google’s fifth long-term energy agreement of this […]

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GE to integrate Google Maps into electrical applications

A new agreement has been announced between General Electric and Google, where Google Maps data will be integrated into GE’s Smallworld electrical, telecommunications, and gas applications. GE, a provider of geospatial analytical tools, and Google, a map services provider with more than one billion monthly active users, will help utilities to increase productivity based on the […]

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