Brian, thanks for this interview with Dr. Bose, as many of his impressions going from a gigantic organization, to a big (EDA) one and now a startup mirror thoughts that have gone through my mind over the past ten years (minus six weeks!). These days, corporate jobs are no less stable than those in a startup or SME, and those feelings of security that we had in larger organizations really turned out to be an illusion after things changed.
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.