not everybody will be in the top 1%
In fact, I'd be willing to say about 1% of people will be in the top 1%
For most of the drone's flight, it would be well out of range of any but the best marksmen, and do the best marksmen really sit in their back yard looking for something flying 400' overhead to shoot at? That's moving at 30-60mph?
For folks worrying about high winds, I suggest you find somebody that owns an octocopter and check out how stable they actually are. It would take a decent storm to knock them down, and the simple solution is: no deliveries during storms. My dinky quadcopter can hover in place in 20mph winds(not that I'd want to -fly- it anywhere in 20mph winds, but it can hover!), a heavier and more powerful octo capable of delivering 5lb payloads could handle substantially more.
Not saying this isn't just an attempt at publicity for amazon, just saying it's not out of the realm of possibility. If another hobbyist RC flyer would like to offer a counter opinion, go ahead.
Most people realize now that they can get all their computing needs from a phone.
Who are 'most people'? How many households do you know of that don't own a desktop or laptop, but have smartphones?
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