This would be ideal for video relay service (VRS) & other communications for the ASL Deafies: Simply point your smartphone camera at them, recognize their ASL gestures, transliterate it into text, perform sentence-level ASL-English translation, and then use text-to-speech.
Editor, The Hearing Blog
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.