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Google X Is Now Just Called ‘X’

The most threatening letter of the alphabet is now the new name of Google’s quasi-secret moonshot lab: Google X is now just “X.” Hear that? That’s the sound of paranoid civilians boarding up windows and prepping drone-downing canons. Read More >>

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7 Reasons Why Drone Delivery Service Won’t Work (Yet)

Jeremy Clarkson took time to explain a new prototype for Amazon’s fabled Prime Air drone delivery service this week. The garish, package-crapping aircraft looks futuristic, but it’s probably not going to bring you new shoes anytime soon. It can’t. Read More >>

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To Test its Drone Fleet, Google Uses a Sneaky Legal Loophole

Google has been working with NASA to test delivery drones in private US airspace, according to documents reviewed by the Guardian. While laws mostly prohibit commercial drones from such activity, NASA offers Google a convenient loophole. Read More >>