DreamQii is a startup at the Ryerson Digital Media Zone that is making an internet-connected drone for aerial photographers. Check out their work in this video!

The Internet of Things is a growing movement toward connecting more and more devices to the internet, including common devices like refrigerators, coffee machines, and home heating systems. You can read more about Ryerson’s involvement in the Internet of Things in this article: Smart applications for the Internet’s next wave

Engineer Nik Trutiak shows off the Plexidrone.

Engineer Nik Trutiak shows off the PlexiDrone, which his startup successfully funded through Indiegogo. (Dilys Chan/Ryersonian)




Dilys Chan was a reporter at the Ryersonian. Her reporting interests include business, technology, health, science and design. She also loves travel, delicious food, and is always curious! Have a news tip or story suggestion? E-mail her at dilysyeeduc.chan@ryerson.ca or tweet her at @DilysC. Dilys completed her Masters of Journalism at Ryerson University in 2015.