3 videos to watch this weekend - 25 July

Shooting a hoop on the ground from 42 storeys up

This is a world record that is not going to be challenged very soon.

To beat it you would need to first find something that is higher than 126,5 metres tall and then have the patience and a lot of basketballs to make the basket. It would be easier to just watch these guys do it.

Jeep gets hacked while driving on the highway

As if motorists did not have enough to worry about while driving, the possibility of having hackers take over the car while driving is a frightening thought.

Hackers demonstrated how they do it and what all they can control. Thankfully the hackers are working with the car makers to fix the vulnerability which may turn out to be a great option as should your car get stolen in the future you could simply deliver the crooks to the police station before sending the car back home to you.

Drone rescue

What do you do if your drone lands somewhere you can't retrieve it, you send a drone of course.

This video was posted a few days ago already has 6 million views.

We will be seeing a lot more of drones in the near future so look out for the headline - "Drone hacked in mid-flight" it is bound to happen, oh wait - it already has!

South Africa's first official drone licence was issued last week.


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