Kontron sets foot into Indian market News & Analysis 9/1/2009 Post a comment Embedded computer manufacturer Kontron AG (Eching, Germany) has announced to launch a sales and support center in Bangalore (India). With the move, the company hopes to tap the growth potential of the subcontinent.
EM Microelectronic to enhance chip security News & Analysis 9/1/2009 Post a comment Swiss semiconductor manufacturer EM Microelectronic and Cryptography Research Inc. (CRI) have formed an agreement regarding the use of CRI's patents to enhance the security of EM Microelectronic's tamper-resistant smart card chips against Differential Power Analysis (DPA) and related attacks.
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.