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Google buys a satellite company, but no sign yet of plans to construct a Death Star

Google bought Skybox, a company that specializes in providing satellite imagery. Google also is very interested in drones.

All this might make Google a better provider of maps and Internet signals. But it also has distinct military applications

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Drones vs. pigs

Two guys down south are developing a drone that they hope will target wild pigs for farmers who don't like them.

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