Agilent sees growth slowing after strong quarter News & Analysis 8/12/2004 Post a comment Agilent Technologies Inc. reported net earnings of $100 million on sales of $1.89 billion in the fiscal third quarter ended July 31, compared to a net loss of $1.56 billion on sales of $1.89 billion in the year-ago fiscal third quarter.
Cree to expand North Carolina plant, add 300 jobs Product News 8/10/2004 Post a comment Cree Inc. (Durham, N.C.) said it would expand its manufacturing and research and development operations in Research Triangle Park, spending $300 million in plant and equipment improvements while adding at least 300 new jobs over the next five years.
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.