But drones are also being deployed for much more mundane purposes by common folks and creative entrepreneurs.
Drones are being used to deliver dry cleaning:
Drones are also being used for recon to monitor police activities. For example, protesters in Warsaw used a spy drone to see what police were doing. As diydrones.com notes:
People tend to assume that UAVs will be used by the police to keep watch on us, but as … video, taken by a RoboKopter of riots in Warsaw, shows, they can equally be used by citizens to keep tabs on the police. No need to wait for the local news to send a helicopter to get the aerial scene of a demonstration, just Do It Yourself!
Here is the video of the police shot by the Polish protesters:
Some are even using drones for self-defense.