"The game is over for Western chip companies--except for a sole survivor and the mobile chip industry leader, Qualcomm."
Well Nvidia is still hanging in there. Rumours are they lost the socket in upcoming Nexus7.7 tablet to Qualcomm though.
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.