Sheepdoll - The first time I used an Atmel processor, I had to go dig up old parts and build and XP machine and load the software there. I had build a parallel port programmer and my Windows 7 computer doesn't have one.
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.