Christina is Audience Development Editor for IDGC US & UK. After graduating from the University of Nottingham reading philosophy and theology in 2013, Christina joined a tech startup specialising in mobile apps. She has a keen interest in the mobile platform, innovative tech and the power of analytics.
Drones have become increasingly popular over recent years, with many people and organisations adopting the technology.
Amazon might be the company most well known for its public testing of drones with Amazon Air, however the list of businesses using drones for a variety of reasons is growing.
From delivering pizza to aiding search and rescue missions, drones have huge potential. Although, the grey area around regulation could stop some businesses in their tracks - see here for further information on drone regulations.
Read on to find out how leading companies in tech and outside of it are investing in drone technology.
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Additional reporting by Hannah Williams.