Investing in crowd-fund drone projects has almost always failed to deliver an advantage. In this most recent case the ‘JetBlack’ drone from YYPlay has not even delivered to all backers and yet the manufacturer appear to be selling them to online retailers. Continue reading Crowdfunded YYPlay ‘JetBlack’ Drone Kickstarter Campaign Pricing Scandal
Updated 22/11/17 – AirSelfie was born via a KickStarter crowdfunded drone project which was successfully funded back in 2016. We have been sent one for review by an RC retailer, but this will be frustrating for many backers whom are still waiting for their drones to be delivered. Continue reading AirSelfie Crowdfunded Drone Review, App, Unboxing & Flight Test
About to exceed $1m in funding via over 8,000 backers and selling for only $99 with an under-par specification, SelFly is very likely to be the next Zano. A message to KickStarter backers, request a refund whilst you still can. Continue reading SelFly Drone Reaches $1m In Funding, The Next Zano?
Fleye was an interesting proposition as a new drone, safe and simple with an open SDK, but unfortunately the manufacturer has just cancelled their Kickstarter campaign due to a lack of additional investment. Continue reading Fleye Drone Crowdfunder Announces Failure On KickStarter
Almost a year ago, CyPhy Works launched their Kickstarter campaign for the exciting new LVL1 drone, but they have just shocked backers by cancelling the project.