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Sony prepares commercial drone services

Tuesday 25 August 2015 | 09:11 CET | News
Sony plans to offer commercial drone services targeting the construction, logistics and agriculture industries from the first half of next year. The company's Aerosense venture is making automated drones to capture HD images and transmit them to the cloud for analysis, Sony told reporters 24 August in Tokyo. The jointly owned company with robotics firm ZMP expects sales to total about JPY 10 billion by 2020, Bloomberg reported. Sony sees the venture as another way to put its mobile phone and digital camera technologies to use. "It's difficult to expect growth in the smartphone business with

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