weird premise to this article. wouldn't it be more interesting to look at ipad flash consumption as a fraction of ALL flash? that is, include SSD, USB, SD, CF, and all the other embedded flash uses, not just "non-iPad tablet"? otherwise, isn't the article just a rehashed version of someone's predictions of Apple's tablet market share?
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.