Dylan was kind in his choice for the title of this piece. It could very well have read:
"AMD's Q1 still a loss with large net-debt level"
"AMD lays off thousands to meet Q1 targets"
"AMD loss in face of weak PC demand and expected competition from Haswell"
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.