qaud-core AP is good to have. But backward compatibility with GSM/EDGE is critical, because, while high-speed data is a trend, voice feature with extensive coverage, which is only provided by GSM at least a few years ahead, is mandatory for populations over there.
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.