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Wing Project: Alphabet (Google) plans delivery by drones within 2 years

After Amazon, Google displays its ambitions for deliveries drones … In 2014, the Mountain View giant has conducted thirty experiments in Australia to deliver various items: candy, water, drugs and dog food to two farmers of the state of Queensland. Recall that the country allows this type of experiment.

Like his compatriot, Google promises to offer term deliveries to individuals with these devices but it is mostly used for drones very specific needs such as in emergency situations in remote locations. This is the Google X lab that oversees the project called “Project Wing”. A project that was launched in 2012.

And there’s still work. In the video below, a Google engineer stresses will still “years” to turn these drone prototypes “product” used widely. It will also convince authorities to weary this technology become a reality despite the many risks in terms of security.

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