The man-on-board flying car developed by SkyDrive has been successfully tested in Japan. The car held out at a height of about two meters for four minutes. Now the creators of the car are working on increasing the speed and flight time. Several countries of the world are engaged in the development of such mechanisms at once, but the SkyDrive project is so far the most successful.
The founder of Tesla and SpaceX, Elon Musk, entered the top 4 richest people in the world for the first time: yesterday's rally in Tesla shares increased his fortune to 84.8 billion. The entrepreneur is now the fourth richest person in the world after Tesla shares rose 11% on Monday to close at a record high, pushing Musk's wealth up $ 7.8 billion, the agency said. By 11.2% and reached a record (1845.32 dollars), at the close of trading the shares were worth 1835.64 dollars. According to the agency, Musk as a result displaced the president of Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy group Bernard Arnault to fifth place, now the first four lines of the rating BBI is occupied by Americans, with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos ($ 188 billion) in first place, Microsoft founder Bill Gates ($ 121 billion) in second, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg ($ 99 billion) in third. Elona Musk is estimated at 84.8 billion dollars, Bernard Arnault - 84.6 billion.
In India, Zee Entertainment Enterprises is launching “HiPi”, a service for creating and watching short videos, similar to the Chinese social network “TikTok”. The new Indian platform is designed to create and publish 90-second videos, which can be authored by both public figures and ordinary users, said the representative of the founding company Tarun Katial. “We've been working on launching “HiPi” over the past year,” said Katial. According to the agency, “HiPi” will allow Zee Entertainment Enterprises to compete more confidently with Netflix and The Walt Disney Company, which own the major streaming platforms in the country.
Apple plans to release a low-cost smartphone. The cheap smartphone will have similar specs to the iPhone 12, but won't get 5G support. The device will be equipped with a module to connect to fourth generation networks. It is reported that in this way Apple intends to increase the share of its devices in the sub-flagship market. Experts believe that the declassified iPhone will be presented in February 2021. The agency estimates the device will cost $ 800
Chinese tech giant Huawei has officially announced the date when its main development, HarmonyOS, will be unveiled. The novelty will be presented as part of the Huawei Developer Conference 2020. In addition to HarmonyOS, the Android shell EMUI 11 will also be presented here. The event will take place from 10 to 12 September at the Huawei headquarters in Dongguan, Guangdong province, China.