A French magician who goes by Moulla wanted a hands-free umbrella solution that didn’t involve wearing something. So, he decided to combine a drone, umbrella and a smartphone app into one creation, called the “DroneBrella”. It’s basically an app-controlled umbrella that was developed by Moulla and his team at Augmented magic. Unfortunately, there’s no word yet on pricing or availability. Read more for a video and additional information.
We focus our attention on cutting edge autonomous cars & vehicles but as the monsoon approaches, I’m more excited by the prospect of autonomous umbrellas! pic.twitter.com/RPrtPncPuU
— anand mahindra (@anandmahindra) May 28, 2019
“Just imagine walking around in the rain, with an umbrella on your head but both your hands are free. Things would get so much simpler. Don’t try to imagine too hard, it is a reality now! A recent video tweeted by Anand Mahindra, Chairman of the Mahindra Group gives us an insight into how simple and great life would be with an autonomous umbrella,” reports India Today.