Patent talk: Amazon looks at drones juicing up electric vehicles

Patent talk: Amazon looks at drones juicing up electric vehicles

Credit: United States Patent US9778653 (Tech Xplore)—Electric vehicles inspire a key question for a prospective buyer, and that is, what’s the deal with battery life? Range? How far do I sit back in the car without leaning forward to fret over where and how to juice it up before I can say ‘Honey I’m home’? Amazon has an answer in its patent discussion. This week, several sites including Roadshow by CNET and TechCrunch , are reporting on a drone idea from Amazon. Andrew Krok, Roadshow by CNET, reported Tuesday that Amazon was granted a patent on a drone that […]