Interesting. Graphics performance was never a strong point of Qualcomm snapdragon processors. So It didn't make any sense for Qualcomm to keep developing the Adreno GPU line, when they could simply license a better tech for a low licensing + royalty.
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.