Midwest Energy Fair EET Videos 6/18/2012 Post a comment Lithium-ion battery technology for hybrid vehicles, backup power for cellular nets and other emerging applications was a key focus of the annual renewable energy festival in central Wisconsin.
EETimes LiveStream Al Steier EET Videos 6/5/2012 Post a comment Munro and Associates' Al Steier talks about the teardown of the Chevy Volt with Brian Fuller at the 49th Design Automation Conference in San Francisco.
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.