China could become the first country to legalize parcel delivery by drone (VIDEO)

In building drones that kill people, the US has a couple-decade head start on China. But when it comes to domestic uses, US businesses are hamstrung because the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) isn’t required to issue commercial drone rules until 2015. In the meantime, one of China’s biggest delivery companies is tinkering with using drones—with Chinese government permission.

Drones Spy Your Future Skyscraper View

For architects and urban dwellers, drone technology is proving a boon. Before high-profile high-rises top out, developers and architects enlist SkyPan, an aerial photography company, to send camera-clad unmanned aircraft to capture the sweeping views that future residents and office workers will enjoy. As cities rise higher and higher, this drone technology allows you to realize your […]