This was inevitable. The writing was on the walls in 2013 when most marketers and webmasters noticed they were receiving more traffic vis smartphones and tablets rather than desktops and laptops. With easy access to smartphones now, this trend is only going to grow even further.
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.