Crusty, Sheepdoll - I might need a dragon then. I've inadvertantly locked a few Atmega32U4 chips. They're in surface mount packages, so I'd have to be creative, but I hate to waste the chips if I can bring them back to life. Especially since they're in the QFP package which has become pretty much unavailable.
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.