Wait, Wal-Mart Wants To Test Drone Delivery?
Wal-Mart has asked the FAA for permission to test drones for home delivery, internal operations and other uses.By Mikah Sargent | October 27, 2015
We're used to tech-savvy companies like Amazon and Google experimenting with drones. But when Wal-Mart — a company known more for its low prices than its tech chops — gets on board, that's really something to talk about. (Video via Amazon)
The retailer also wants to test the drones for grocery pickup. Wal-Mart currently lets customers place an online order and park in a designated space for curbside delivery of the items. But in this scenario, instead of a human bringing your groceries to you, a drone would fly them to you. (Video via Wal-Mart)