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If you grew up watching The Jetsons on television, you might have thought the future would be filled with flying cars. Instead, some 52 years after the original series first aired, the skies are filling up with delivery drones, not flying cars. It's not just Amazon, either -- apparently the Google X team has been working drones of its own for the past two years as part of Project Wing, only we're just now finding out about them. Project Wing is different from Amazon's PrimeAir initiative in that Google's goal isn't necessarily to delivery purchased goods like diapers and iPads. From the way things... Read more...