Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) http://www.kunc.org en Drone Wars: Who Owns The Air? http://www.kunc.org/post/drone-wars-who-owns-air There are lots of entrepreneurs who would love to fly drones — tiny unmanned aircraft — all over the country. They dream of drones delivering packages and taking photos, but there's a battle in the courts right now standing in their way. Fri, 30 May 2014 18:52:00 +0000 57180 at http://www.kunc.org Are Filmmakers Using Drones Illegally? Looks Like It http://www.kunc.org/post/are-filmmakers-using-drones-illegally-looks-it It is illegal in the U.S. to operate a drone for cash. That's the position of <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/alltechconsidered/2014/05/05/309746615/faa-head-safety-privacy-concerns-abound-in-regulating-drones">the Federal Aviation Administration</a> — which is in charge of protecting air space. But at least one industry has decided that it doesn't care and it's going to put drones to work anyway: the film industry.<p><strong>Drone </strong><strong>Startups</strong><strong> Hit Hollywood</strong><p>It's 4:45 a.m. in Southern California, but Jeff Blank is used to starting this early. Fri, 16 May 2014 11:58:00 +0000 56593 at http://www.kunc.org Are Filmmakers Using Drones Illegally? Looks Like It Keeping Robots In Line With The Law http://www.kunc.org/post/keeping-robots-line-law Dozens of experts in law, technology and policy gathered at the University of Miami this weekend to think about one thing: robots.<p>The goal of the annual <a href="http://robots.law.miami.edu/2014/">We Robot conference</a> is to get the makers and the thinkers in the same room to look ahead.<p>Event founder Michael Froomkin, a law professor at the university, has spent most of his career working on Internet law. He says he's seen technology outpace the law countless times.<p>"You design stuff to make it work and you don't think a lot about the legal and social consequences," says Froomkin. Sun, 06 Apr 2014 20:59:00 +0000 55236 at http://www.kunc.org Drones: Coming Soon To A Farm Near You? http://www.kunc.org/post/drones-coming-soon-farm-near-you <p>Unmanned aerial vehicles aren’t just for spies or for the battlefield. Farmers all over the country think drones can give them a leg up, too.</p><p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Peter Gray & Harvest Public Media 54835 at http://www.kunc.org Drones: Coming Soon To A Farm Near You? New DIA Loan Program Seeks Small Businesses http://www.kunc.org/post/new-dia-loan-program-seeks-small-businesses <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A new $1 million loan program is looking to help small business owners bring their stores or restaurants to the Denver International Airport.</span></p><p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 19:46:54 +0000 Nathan Heffel 51322 at http://www.kunc.org New DIA Loan Program Seeks Small Businesses