Intel invests in Android drone maker Yuneec

Monday 31 August 2015 | 09:04 CET | News
Intel announced an investment of over USD 60 million in Chinese drone manufacturer Yuneec. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich announced the deal in a video posted on YouTube. Intel is expected to help develop semiconductors for connecting drones to the internet and communicating with other devices. Started in 1999 making electric and radio-controlled, Yuneec manufactures over 1 million units a year sold under OEM/ODM brands as well as the Typhoon brand of multicopters. It claims to have introduced the world's first ready-to-fly, out-of-the-box drone in 2014. Its Typhoon Q500 hquadcopter includes a

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