Drone smashes through apartment window

More bad drone news to report. It appears that a drone crashed through a window on the 27th floor apartment building in Manhattan. Flying drones in Manhattan is illegal (it is a no fly zone) but has been made famous by the YouTube sensation Casey Neistat . While I am a huge fan of Casey, I do not condone his drone flights. The footage he has provided is amazing, but potentially dangerous. Continue reading “Drone smashes through apartment window”

DJI Store in Colorado Theft Caught on Camera

Who in the world is so brazen to walk into a store and steal thousands of dollars in product? This guy decided after he stole some things, he wanted more and returned to steal even more stuff. This is a crazy world we live in where our every move is captured by cameras but still people steal things. This guy will hopefully get caught. ¬†Check out the video after the jump. Continue reading “DJI Store in Colorado Theft Caught on Camera”

ISIS using drones to terrorize

The group that calls themselves “The Islamic State” have started using consumer drones to carry out terrorist attacks. This is a sick and disturbing trend of terrorist using consumer products to attack innocent targets. As we fight for our rights to use drones in a fun manner, terrorist are using our hobby as an attack method. What can we do to prevent something like this from happening in our country? Continue reading “ISIS using drones to terrorize”

DJI GO 4 App updated for Android

DJI has released its latest update to the DJI GO 4 app for the Android platform. This update follows the iOS update on February 13th. This does not bring the App up to the iOS version number 4.04, but strangely is versioned 4.0.3

Here are the updates to the app:

Inspire 2 (with version 1.0.240 firmware)

  • Added CSG switch in TapFly
  • Added Profile Mode in ActiveTrack
  • Added support for setting parameters in Tripod Mode
  • Optimized smart LED settings
  • Added FPV display(smartphone version)

Mavic Pro

  • Enabled notifications when installing or removing the propeller cage
  • Add an AFC switch


  • Added file-sharing support for WeChat
  • Added Transitions


  • Added offline map support
  • Added Facebook Live support

Here is the link to the Google Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=dji.go.v4

10 steps to a perfect Android to DJI Mavic Pro connection

When I first got my DJI Mavic Pro, I was excited to get into the air. My phone is the LG G4 running the latest version of Android. I found out quickly how frustrating it is to use an Android device with the DJI Mavic Pro and the DJI Go 4 App. I battled with the phone, app, and drone for days until I came up with a foolproof process that works every time. Continue reading “10 steps to a perfect Android to DJI Mavic Pro connection”