NVIDIA’s autonomous drones go anywhere without GPS


a drone built by NVIDIA researchers navigates the most far-flung, unmapped places using deep learning and computer vision powered by NVIDIA ‘jetson TX1’ AI supercomputers. initially designed to follow forest trails to rescue lost hikers or spot fallen trees, the low-flying autonomous drone could work in canyons, between skyscrapers, or inside buildings where GPS is restricted, or unavailable. […]

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