My question exactly Kris, why is a new RTOS needed? One can 'standarize' how many sensors can communicate using the same bus (I2C or SMBus) but the need for a new RTOS is not clear from this article!
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.