Look out, Amazon: Google is Taking to the Skies with its Own Delivery Drones

As it turns out, Amazon isn’t the only major internet company that plans to provide drone delivery. Google has been working on developing its own fleet of flying package delivery drones for the past two years, the company revealed today with an article in The Atlantic.  Codenamed Project Wing, the initiative is being run out of the company’s Google X office in Mountain View, Calif. The office, which is also responsible for the company’s self-driving car initiative, Google Glass and a host of other “moonshot” projects, has been hard at work figuring out a way to use autonomous drones to drop off packages in an urban environment. Right now, Google is currently running small-scale tests in Australia to further refine the drone systems.  Read More