I don't understand. Mr. Glen Hawk, the former PCM believer is now a vice president of Micron’s NAND Solutions Group? So who is the vice president of Micron's PCM now? Oh, wait. In 2004, Micron publicly declared that PCM does not scale, 10 years after having signed that unfortunate exclusive royalty-bearing license for the phase-change memory patents. Today, no product on the market (other than a couple of development kit boards) uses any PCM.
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.