Five for Friday | 五日(星期五) | 금요일에 다섯 가지

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Volkswagen Beatle – after seven decades Volkswagen is finally saying goodbye to its most iconic vehicle. It seems the Beatle won’t make it into the electric future of Volkswagen.

We lost visual futurist Syd Mead at the end of 2019. Mead was best known now as the stylist on Blade Runner, but had worked for a number of US corporates including Ford and US Steel. He’d also done work for NASA. My first reaction on hearing the news is that fate is cruel. Mead has left us, but in his place we have Elon Musk.

Ze Frank for Audible on animals thoughts for Christmas.

Three Ireland have executed on an idea I investigated back in 2005 for Motorola. Back then it was a lot harder to get the bandwidth and screens to do it. It was a lovely to see the creative wrapper that Three Ireland put around it that resonates with Irish households around the world.

Sesame Street characters do impressions of each other