Nice idea but with it comes many risks. If Amazon is able to deliver up to 30 pound packages using this technology, what is going to prevent other activists of terrorism to use this to deliver precise targeted explosives to any location they choose. Just seems we are opening the door for anyone that wants to use this technology to do serious harm where and when they want. Drones have been used by the military for many years and they should never be made readily available to the public.
Amazon Drones Are Ready. Top Gear’s Jeremy Clarkson Says So.
Amazon wants you to know its drones are ready. It just released a video showing how they can deliver most items in under 30 minutes. But before it can deploy the fleet, the company needs regulatory approval, making the video a marketing message aimed at regulators as well as consumers. So who did Amazon employ to send the message? None other than the U.K.’s best-known automotive journalist, Jeremy Clarkson, who this year signed a massive deal with Amazon to produce a car show for its streaming service. For those who aren’t that into cars (or British media), Clarkson was a presenter for BBC’s “Top Gear,” the ... (full story)