While $271.99 is nothing to toss away on a whim, if you're already deep into the RC flight world and have (or want to develop) the skills to to control a quadricopter and shoot some crazy-awesome video, this deal is certainly for you. Amazon's Deal of the Day is a Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 Quadricopter with Replacement Battery for iPod touch, iPhone, iPad and Android Devices. $271.99 gets you this quad with 720p high-definition live video streaming to Smartphone or tablet while flying. The coolness factor here just buried the needle.
Be sure to read through the reviews before jumping on this. It's not for all of us, but it sure is a sweet piece of tech.