Max - The positive irony is that, had I followed the GPS map (my original plan), I would have ended up in about an hour of traffic to get to expensive parking at Maker Faire. As it was, I navigated by fragments of poor memory and a few road signs. I ended up going the "wrong" way, which took me to free parking, a short five minute walk from the palce.
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.