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In the Future, Your Packages Could Be Delivered By This Glowing Balloon

Seems nicer than delivery drones

Imagine a future where human delivery people are no more. A future where scary delivery drones were almost a thing, but they're a not. A world where, instead, your packages are floated to your house by a helium-filled vacuum blimp. That sounds like a world that we want to live in, and we might, if the FreeMotionHandling device from Festo becomes the standard. (Counterpoint: if anybody has any interest in intercepting packages, this thing would probably make that pretty easy.

Giant Delivery Blimp Sucks Stuff Up and Then Poops It Out [Gizmodo]