"A storm knocks out electric power? There’s an app for that, and soon there may be a spy drone, too.Drones and iPad Apps May Help in Power Failures - NYTimes.com
Facing more frequent storms that cripple electric distribution systems over big areas, utility companies are drafting iPads and military-style aerial surveillance robots to get the lights back on faster."
Sunday, July 29, 2012
Drones and iPad Apps May Help in Power Failures - NYTimes.com
Interesting times -- see the full article for more details, including augmented-reality a "Field Force Data Visualization" iPad app (which the NYT author helpfully explains is not related to "the subliminal energy field sensed by the Jedi")