Designing for Power Savings Flash Poll 8/27/2014 1 comment Saving power, using less power -- it's all an important part of modern computing. Help us understand what techniques engineers expect to be using in the near future to produce the most power savings.
Power Sources for Wearables Flash Poll 8/8/2014 1 comment How do you keep a wearable product up and running without creating just another cursèd device to plug in every day? Obviously, power efficiencies will be designed into devices, but what power source will help untether device owners from daily plug-in chores?
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros and cons surrounding drones today might well foreshadow the debate over the development of self-driving cars. In the context of a strongly regulated aviation industry, "self-flying" drones pose a fresh challenge. How safe is it to fly drones in different environments? Should drones be required for visual line of sight – as are piloted airplanes? Join EE Times' Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of drone experts.