It doesn't help that STE have pretty much disappeared killing any of the products based on Series6, TI have refocused the OMAP business away from mobile (where all the volumes are) and even the S4 is based on Snapdragon in the key regions. Renesas again defocusing away from mobile. Who does that leave other than Apple ?. Mediatek I guess, but then even they have just announced a chip based on an ARM Mali processor.
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.