A 2-year-old press release is news? These miniature XLR connectors have been around for a number of years. However, they are becoming increasingly common in pro audio gear - so much so that a standards group within the Audio Engineering Society is now working to standardize their use. - Bill Whitlock, Life Fellow of the AES
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.