New things cannot come back to back non-stop. You've got to give people the time to digest these new technologies. While existing technology matures, it's a chance for other areas (in connection to it) to grow. Humanity and Technology should grow together hand in hand, not racing each other.
I hope you do give your stomach time to digest your food? ;)
@AZskibum, you're right. And I think we are all feeling that way. In an interesting twist of things, though, in writing this story, it really dawned on me that the smartphone platform battle itself may be winding down.
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.