The scary thing about the Toyota case is not that it's in Toyota cars, but that similar things are likely in most cars. I've sat in meetings and had heated arguments about such things. Fortunately, I've never had to fight for it with life criticle systams.
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.