My Spice lied to me! Why is this such a common complaint? Design How-To 8/7/2004 Post a comment Take a precision razor (the Spice engine), insert a crappy blade (the Model); the result will be a guaranteed terrible shave, says this analog rascal. Those of you who remember Bill Pacoe's colorful and informative talks at the Analog and Mixed-Signal Applications Conferences will find this an interesting reprise.
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.