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The Monday Mashup -- The Future Of Drones

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!n 2015, FAA regulations regarding drones will change dramatically, opening the possibility for commercial drone use in common airspace all throughout the country.

While it is supposedly illegal at this point in time, some law enforcement agencies are using them, as are a few commercial firms for jobs like surveying and mapping.

But these just slightly, under the radar applications will be nothing compared to the multi-billion-dollar drone industry that's about to explode.

Today, we'll look at the pros and cons of drone technology and focus directly on the shadow side of what promises to be the maginot line in surveillance, information gathering and even, quite explicitly, enforcement of the law.