Using a smart watch to fly remote-controlled drones

Credit: DEMO Mobile

The DEMO Mobile show last week had a lot of interesting startups, but the most visually interesting demo had to be from Maya Design. They were showing off MakerSwarm, a new platform designed to control the coming "Internet of Things." The idea is that more and more devices are becoming connected to the Internet, providing all kinds of new functions -- and making huge amounts of data available. MakerSwarm aims to let users control devices with simple drag-and-drop gestures from devices like their iPad -- or a smart watch. 

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