TNSS 173: Skydio's AI-Powered Self-Flying 4K Drone


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On 'The New Screen Savers' recorded on Saturday, September 8, 2018, with Megan Morrone and Alex Lindsay:

  • FCC chairman Ajit Pai is suggesting "new transparency obligations" for web giants like Google, Facebook, and Twitter. Ars Technica Senior IT Reporter Jon Brodkin joins Megan and Alex to discuss.
  • Jason Howell takes the Skydio R1, a drone that flies and shoots 4K video all on its own using AI and computer vision, out for a spin with CEO Adam Bry.
  • Alex shows some of his geeky cooking gadgets that will make your life easier.
  • And we talk data recovery on macOS and answer more of your questions in our Call for Help and Mail Bag.

Hosts: Megan Morrone and Alex Lindsay

Guests: Jon Brodkin, Adam Bry, and Jason Howell

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