The Runsafer project has a lot of potential as there are a lot of people willing to buy such running shoes that would allow them to view the generated running information on a web portal. My wife considers buying cool bullet belts and such shoes for our daughters birthday, she has some weight problems and this would definitely help her create better training programs.
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.