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This article was published on October 17, 2016

Drones are the worst barbers

Abhimanyu Ghoshal
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Abhimanyu is TNW's Managing Editor, and is all about personal devices, Asia's tech ecosystem, as well as the intersection of technology and Abhimanyu is TNW's Managing Editor, and is all about personal devices, Asia's tech ecosystem, as well as the intersection of technology and culture. Hit him up on Twitter, or write in: [email protected].

Drones are useful for all kinds of things, like shooting beautiful aerial video and delivering blood. However, they are rubbish when it comes to giving you a haircut.

Technically, they should work just fine – plug in a powered razor, attach it to a small drone and you should be able to get a decent new do, right? YouTube star Roman Atwood, who’s closing in on 10 million subscribers now, discovered that it’s not quite so simple. Don’t try this at home, or wherever you usually livestream from.