iJustine: $300 Apple Book

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iJusting vlogged about her purchase of the new Apple book released this week.  The hefty coffee book is almost as large and heavy as her coffee table.  She was snap chatting the experience with her new Snapchat Spectacles. Continue reading “iJustine: $300 Apple Book”

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ReadySetDrone: DJI Mavic – Indoor Flight Test

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Ready Set Drone tests out the new DJI Mavic drone to see how it flies indoors.  This would be pretty typical for the types of used it might find in real estate or to use the drone as a camera dolly.   Continue reading “ReadySetDrone: DJI Mavic – Indoor Flight Test”

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Neistat: DJI Mavic

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Casy Neistat gets a new Mavic and losing his first one.  He says it is the best drone he has ever flown.  He says its all about the software, and that the DJI Mavic inspires confidence.

Rick W. Burkett runs the John A. Logan College Teaching and Learning Center, teaches history, and heads an educational nonprofit. He publishes blogs on a wide variety of topics, including history, teaching and learning, student success, and teaching online.

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GoPro Recalls Its Karma Drone

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GoPro announced yesterday it was recalling its Karma Drone.  This is their announcement on how to return the drone:

GoPro is committed to providing our customers with great product experiences. To honor this commitment, we have recalled Karma until we resolve a performance issue related to a loss of power during operation. We plan to resume shipment of Karma once the issue is addressed.

The return site has information on return to GoPro and Best Buy, as well as a number of frequently asked questions.

This return has been announce on the following websites:

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Neistat, Drone Battle GoPro Karma vs. Phantom 4

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Casey Neistat compares his GoPro Karma to his DJI Phantom 4.  He like the GoPro 5 camera better than the onboard camera on the DJI Phantom 4, but he finds the Phantom 4 to be a much better drone.

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iPhonedo: GoPro Karma vs DJI Mavic & Osmo Mobile – In Depth Review and Complete Comparison

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iPhonedo  reviews the new GoPro Karma and the DJI Mavic as well as the Osmo Mobile.  His evaluation of the Karma is thus “the Karma is unquestionably, inarguably, unarguably, without a doubt, the worst drone I have ever flown.”  He goes on to say “it performs as a circus act.”  With regard to its weight he says it is “the Jaba the Hutt” of the bunch.

 

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