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Drones are Being Used to Deliver Dry Cleaning, Beer, Food
Posted By Washingtons Blog On July 27, 2013 @ 12:00 am In Technology,Think Tank,War/Defense | Comments Disabled
But drones are also being deployed for much more mundane purposes by common folks and creative entrepreneurs.
Drones are being used to deliver dry cleaning:
Drones are also being used for recon to monitor police activities. For example, protesters in Warsaw used a spy drone to see what police were doing. As diydrones.com notes :
People tend to assume that UAVs will be used by the police to keep watch on us, but as … video, taken by a RoboKopter  of riots in Warsaw , shows, they can equally be used by citizens to keep tabs on the police. No need to wait for the local news to send a helicopter to get the aerial scene of a demonstration, just Do It Yourself!
Here is the video of the police shot by the Polish protesters:
Some are even using drones for self-defense .
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URLs in this post:
 creating more terrorists: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2013/01/i-have-a-drone.html
 d’oh!: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2013/06/even-the-warriors-say-the-wars-make-us-less-safe.html
 destroying the privacy: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2013/07/anyone-who-says-the-government-only-spies-on-limited-targets-is-wrong.html
 perhaps liberty: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2011/05/drones-becoming-pervasive-inside-america.html
 scary in their precision: https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=YQIMGV5vtd4&t=30
 rendered invisible: http://www.businessinsider.com/air-force-bug-sized-drones-are-scary-2013-2
 cake: http://www.shanghaidaily.com/nsp/Metro/2013/07/24/Local%2Bcompany%2Btakes%2Bdelivery%2Bof%2Bcakes%2Bto%2Bnew%2Bheights%2B%2Bliterally/
 notes: http://diydrones.com/profiles/blogs/uavs-can-be-used-to-watch-the-watchers-too
 RoboKopter: http://www.robokopter.pl/aktualnosci.html
 riots in Warsaw: http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5h00yyMFioo-BZVloU5QviTtVItrg?docId=CNG.5bd87fe4dd7ef5a736775fcc25089802.3d1
 Here’s: http://wideo.gazeta.pl/wideo/10,92065,10682678,Robokopter.html
 self-defense: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2012/12/the-second-amendment-and-technology-wheres-the-line.html
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