The challenges are clearly cut out for MEMSIC, not sure how the Crossbow Technology's product line sales has helped MEMSIC in an accretive way. If more successful companies like InvenSense are facing challenges against Bosch and STM, perhaps it is in the best interest for MEMSIC to take the money on the table!
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.