This looks like a Samsung Micron challenge to the IBM-3M "Silicon Brick" (TM) project.
This Chip-to-Brick or Chip-to-Cube approach now looks like the way forward. Among other things, for IBM and Samsung, it might be a way of solving any near term phase change memory (PCM) scaling problems and provide a cost effective way in which different memory and processor resources can be mixed, as, for all chip types, scaling fab costs rise and the cost of hybrid assembly becomes a reasonable alternative.
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.