Speech Recognition Technology Backgrounder Design How-To 11/17/1996 Post a comment If you've ever wondered why there are so many types of speech recognition products out there, this article will explain what speech recognition is all about, how different products are optimized along different directions, and how speech will be playing an increasingly important role as the interface to a wide variety of systems, particularly telephone based systems.
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.