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Old Jun 21, 2015, 08:59 AM
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The evolution of flight controllers

So, what would you like to see in the next, or next-next generation? Some new idea that would dazzle you and take it to the next level. Personally I believe that machine learning could be useful. Imagine on the first flight: the uav is flying autonomously for some time to check its characteristics and then tailor programming to its specific features. So, please let your imagination flow!
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Old Jun 21, 2015, 10:48 AM
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The question is really what market do you want to appeal to. Do you want to appeal to the RC community , or do you want to service the video/photo crowd , or computer crowd ?
Flying a Multirotor , or flying my ultralight aircraft , or driving my pickup truck through town or on the highway . Just sitting there while it does everything including making decisions on what it will do and where it will go is not what I call flying.
On the other hand if all I want is a camera platform for taking pictures or video then maybe there are things you can do to improve that aspect of the market .
To the computer crowd who want to make more automated independent robots that will take over the world . Then this is not the forum .
To keep improving the ease of tuning or making the total package size smaller and more responsive , then that is something to think about .

Just my thoughts
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Old Jun 21, 2015, 11:32 AM
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Transponders... where you could place one on any moving target... would make dynamic shooting a lot easier...
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