In these days of fast receding privacy, I shudder to think of what the fourth wave is going to bring! May be the people of coming generations may appreciate the lack of privacy and the over-ubiquitous connectivity but I for one am starting to get tired of it!
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.