Kevin Durant Invests In Autonomous Drone Startup

October 20, 2017 at 8:34 am by Terez in Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant’s move to Golden State set him up for success beyond the court. It placed him within close proximity to Silicon Valley, where Durant is quickly advancing his investment portfolio. The Durant Company, has made about 30 investments to date and reportedly has added another: Skydio. Skydio’s work centers around designing autonomous, AI-powered drones. It has essentially created a “visual cortex,” allowing a drone to maneuver based off its camera feeds which are run through computer vision algorithms. Long story short, there’s no need for a big, clunky joystick. Check it out below, looks pretty cool.-TO