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10 Most Common Roof Problems and How Drones Can Help

Roofs are a critical component of any building. It is important to understand what some common issues are with roofs in order to make simple repairs....

Drones & Ladders, Using Technology to Stay Safe

Roofers working in Dangerous Conditions

Betterview Speaks at FirstMark Capital’s Hardwired Event – Drone adoption

Betterview, was recently asked to speak at FirstMark capitals Hardwired event in New York recently. Betterview’s CEO, David Lyman spoke about...

Lessons learned from Kodak and how to best Adapt to New Technologies

This piece has been adapted from a talk given by CEO David Lyman on November 16th, 2016 at the Hardwired NYC event in Chelsea, Manhattan.

Four Uses of Ortho-Mapping

An orthomosaic map is a single large photograph which is made through running multiple overhead images into a processor which outputs a single image.

Plug and Play Insurance Unveils First Startup Batch

With the rapid growth of Insurtech, Plug and Play Insurance has selected the top 23 startups to join their Innovation Platform.

FAA’s New Drone Rules Open up Insurance Use Cases.

Insurers and the Drone industry have been waiting for Part 107 since previous to its release commercial drone operations were governed the FAA’s 333...

Eyes in the skies keep workers safe on the ground

The risks posed by drones have spurred warnings from the Federal Aviation Administration, but safety professionals say the unmanned aerial systems’...

Fight Hail with Drones

Hail from a recent TX hailstorm

Drones and Insurance: Capturing the data is only part of the solution

There is nearly universal agreement that drones will have a major impact on the insurance industry, but there are still a lot of questions about how...

Will Your Next Job Be Flying A Drone?

If you love job creation, saving lives, and improving the environment, you should love the Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) industry. Aerial drones are...

Aviators of the Future

Whether you refer to them as drones, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), or Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), these smart flying machines are a hot topic...

Do Drones Threaten Your Safety, or Do They Actually Keep You Safe?

Some of the riskiest jobs in America involve climbing on rooftops, crawling into caves or capturing essential aerial images of fires, contaminated...

Airplane vs. Satellite vs. Drone Imagery – What’s the difference?

We often get asked, “why not just use Google Maps or aerial photography from a plane to look at a roof?” See for yourself….

5 Ways Drones Will Change Business

Commercial drone usage is set to explode in late 2016 as the FAA launches commercial UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) licensing. Demand is strong with...

Who Are The Top Real Estate Tech VCs? All Their Investments In One Infographic

500 Startups adds one investment in 2016 in real estate analytics software company BetterView, and builds off a strong 2015 in which they placed bets...

How drones are transforming the real estate industry

Your local real-estate agent might have a new trick up their sleeve very soon: Using drones for aerial photography of sprawling properties. The...

Here’s the latest batch of 500 Startups companies

500 Startups has unveiled its 14th batch of companies going through its accelerator. While Y Combinator is starting to roll out its own class in an...