This year, he repeated the experiment with the latest ‘live’ retouching technology.
Believe nothing you see on a screen.
Behold the Hubblephone – a virtually all-screen 5G clamshell due for release in 2020 from the ludicrously over-named Hong Kong company Turing Space Industries.
A 14.3 x 7.6 x 0.6cm ‘main deck’ extends over the top and down the back of the phone with a 50MP, 15x optical zoom camera. An ‘upper deck’ with its own processor and GPU features a further two 12.6cm screens and three 12MP cameras.
Yours for €2,400, if it ever sees the light of day.
Alternatively, here’s the full 8 minute descent in real time.
How long various technologies took to attract 50 million users.
Airlines: 64 years
Pokémon Go: 19 days
And we’re done here.
Behold the Aston Martin Volante Vision Concept Aircraft – a VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) short-hop ‘urban aircraft’ concept offering a glimpse of the auto manufacturer’s designs on the luxury aerospace market.
Supported by Cranfield Aerospace Solutions and the Rolls Royce aircraft engine company, the plane has a central propellor providing vertical lift with two smaller engines for horizontal motion.