Army enlists U.K. array technology News & Analysis 2/10/2005 Post a comment Focal plane array technology developed by a U.K. company is among 18 projects selected by the military in 2005 under the Defense Department's Foreign Competitive Testing program.
Vishay, Siliconix report weak Q4 but strong year News & Analysis 2/8/2005 Post a comment Vishay Intertechnology Inc. posted a net loss of $54.5 million, or 33 cents per share on sales of $541.6 million in its fourth 2004 fiscal quarter ended December, compared to net earnings of $10.3 million, or 6 cents per share on sales of $567.2 million in the year-ago quarter.
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.