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Apple Music Scoops Up 11mn Trial Subscribers In 1 Month

Apple claims to have already got 11 million trial users, 2 million of whom have opted for the company’s family plan. If the company converts its current trial users to paying customers, it will have almost half of rival Spotify’s paying user base. While Apple music costs $9.99 for individual and...

Drones Can Help Deter Man-Animal Conflicts In & Around Indian Forests

Scientists propose using drones to track large animals such as tigers and elephants that stray into nearby villages. Forest officials will be able to survey 15-20 square kilometers from just one location. Following trials the WII plans to include features such as night vision and increased duration...

Facebook Is All-Set To Begin Testing Its Internet Beaming Drones

Facebook's Internet beaming drone has the wingspan of a Boeing 737, will fly at altitudes as high as 90,000 feet and stay airborne for up to 90 days. Known as Aquila, the drone will be able to beam Internet to the ground at speeds of up to 10GBPS. The drones will communicate with each other via...

Amazon Proposes Delivery Drone Superhighways In The Sky

The company suggests that drones fly between the ground and 400 feet. Further, the area from 0-200 feet should be a low-speed localized traffic zone, while the area above it should be a high-speed drone highway of sorts. Amazon has also proposed that since drones will be flying autonomously, they...