My drone isn't actually a drone till I plug in my downlink and give it the autopilot abilities of a proper drone.

Till then, its just a R/C quadcopter as well. A very advanced, very stable one, but a toy all the same. » 1/29/15 8:40pm Yesterday 8:40pm

I know its flavour of the season on Jalopnik to be edgy, but just shut the fuck about your moral superiority that you derive from not watching these movies.

Newsflash you old geezer: people watch these. To people, they are entertaining. Normal people who go to the movies. Shocker, people like difference things.

Its as… » 1/29/15 2:27pm Yesterday 2:27pm

Next time you'll want to stack your images. Take half a dozen or so. One for car, maybe another one with additional lighting if you're willing to try that, then a few (for really good sky detail, 3 dozen or so) so you can get the most out of the nighttime sky. PP on astrophotography is a whole different bag, but it… » 1/28/15 6:02pm Wednesday 6:02pm

Its multi platform and its largely instantaneous. It works with the weakest of data signals. It allows for cross platform groups so you aren't tied into any one system. Mainly because WhatsApp was "first to market" and got the attention first and they've largely kept up a decent product that people are happy using.

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