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Amazon bags patent for voice-controlled drone

Wednesday 19 October 2016 | 14:42 CET | News
Amazon won a patent for a voice-controlled drone that is small enough to fit in an end-user's pocket, according to online publication Re-code.net. The drone would respond to voice commands or instructions from an app and return to the location of the drone operator. Images will be shown by the drone's corresponding app that will be used to control it when out of speaking range. The patent includes an image of a small drone that sits on a police officer's shoulder. The drone may be used by both police forces as well as consumers for various tasks such as locating a car in a parking lot. At

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Companies: Amazon
Countries: United States
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