E-Ink's displays are indeed beauties. For my part, I think that the reading experience of an E-Ink display vs. my laptop is an order of magnitude. E-Ink is effortless and strainless; I can't say the same of even my best LCD displays. Now there's a color E-Ink out there, but I haven't seen one. Anyone actually laid eyes on that yet?
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.