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U.S. Looks to Position Drones in North Africa

In an effort to “ramp up surveillance” of Islamic State in Libya, the U.S. is talking with countries in North Africa about positioning drones at a base on their soil, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. Government officials believe that establishing this type of base would “help eliminate what counterterrorism officials described […]

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DIY Video Production Tips That Will Save You Time and Money

Sure, you might think you’re as good as Howard or Spielberg or Kubrick or Allen but I’m guessing you’re not working with the same budget. If I’m right – or if you’re more of the DIY-type – take a few minutes to read the list of tips below from Julian Grant for IndieWire.com for shooting […]


Drone Service to Deliver Medical Equipment to Remote Areas

Here in the U.S., most Americans can get medical supplies and attention fairly easily. In some parts of the country and several locations around the world, however, getting urgent products and equipment for medical purposes can be extremely challenging. To reach these isolated and remote areas on our planet, one company is utilizing the rapidly […]

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Drones Play Major Role in Disaster Relief Efforts in Nepal

It seems like talk of drones (or drones themselves) is everywhere these days. Whether they are being flown as a hobby or to survey land or to film a scene in a summer blockbuster film, drones are now used across many different industries to do many different things. One of the most important uses, however, […]


Drone Designers Look to ‘Animal Kingdom’ for Inspiration

Earlier this week, the folks at Gizmodo visited the RoboUniverse conference in New York City to get a sneak peek of the future of drones. What they found is that many engineers are looking to the “animal kingdom for design ideas.” Here are a few examples: Eagle-like grasping: Researchers want drones to mimic the actions […]

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How Drones Will Change the Surveying Game   Recently updated !

Not since the laser scanner has a new piece of technology been expected to have such a big impact on the land surveying industry. That new technology? Drones. According to an article at Point of Beginning, the “advent of practical, lightweight lithium polymer batteries, low-cost drone technology, lightweight digital cameras and advances in close-range oblique […]


Top 4 Hot Wedding Trends in 2015

  When you work in the rental business, it’s important to stay up-to-date on all of the latest trends in your particular industry. For those clients who work in wedding industry, we’ve shared a few trends for 2015 from an article by Good Morning America below. Location, Location, Location: Creative and unique wedding locations are […]

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Top 3 Hi-Tech Wedding Trends for 2015

Well, the New Year is here and that means experts across most industries are posting their lists of trends and projections for 2015. One of the industries we always keep our eye on here at Rent It Today is the wedding industry. A few weeks ago, the #1 online wedding resource, The Knot, released its […]


Drug Smuggling Drone Crashes South of U.S. Border

Just when you thought a problem couldn’t get any worse, the tech industry exacerbates the issue by enhancing and magnifying the anxiety that existed before the technology. In recent news, DEA and border control agents have a new enemy to combat–drug smuggling drones. As if stopping the human drug trafficking flood wasn’t difficult enough, a […]

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Sundance Film Festival 2015 Set to Take Over Park City, Utah

The Sundance Film Festival is set to take place on January 22 – February 1, 2015. The festival’s aim since its inception in 1985, is to bring forth the most original storytellers for film loving audiences in Park City, Utah. The festival was originally known as the Utah/US Film Festival until 1991 when it was […]