If you're interested in learning more about embedded vision, check out the Embedded Vision Summit, a full-day educational event at DESIGN West. Details at http://www.embedded-vision.com/embedded-vision-summit.
Comedian Yakov Smirnoff once said: "In America, you watch television. In Soviet Russia, television watch you!"
Having seen "1984" at an impressionable age, I'm not at all comfy with having electronic devices watching me.
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.