The approach taken by Android for VMs is significantly different than that found in the typical J2EE app on the desktop/server. In the Dalvik case, each app gets it's own VM. This differs from J2EE where one VM runs everything.
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.