This fact will worry you. IBM was looking at WATSON to deterime how they could use it to advance medical research capabilities. IBM survyed doctors to determine their reading habits. It determine that less than 5% of the doctors read published documents in their field on a continuing basis. Plug that into the fact that 50% of all doctors are below average.
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.