Techtastic technology news digest – 3 October 2017

This week’s edition of Techtastic is all about getting you off the ground. Be it in a private rocket, a drone copter taxi or a personal jetpack, the variety of ways to lean on tech and break free of terra firma have never been more copious (or potentially terrifying). We also find the time to skip past a contrite Facebook and glance at the creatives who are using tech to fuel the next generation of art. Look good? Then read on…