The News Source for the Creators of Technology Digital Edition 4/8/2011 The April 4, 2011 EE Times Edition will probe whether the United States will indeed become the first country to have a million electric vehicles on the road by 2015, and if yes, what the industry must do, and what needs to happen on the market.
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.