The 4th Person in Line for iPhone 6S Is an iPad

A Jetsons-like way of camping out.

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Soon enough, the thought of camping out for an iPhone may be just a memory thanks to a recent telepresence robot playing the role of hopeful iPhone 6S owner Lucy Kelly. Apple’s flagship store located in Sydney, Australia was the host of this social experiment executed by Kelly, which intends to attract more publicity towards a Sydney based media and marketing firm, Atomic 212. Taking a lucky 4th spot in line, it’s easy to assume that Kelly will be receiving her iPhone 6S on time as her proxy rests comfortably under a tent to prevent any damage from inclement weather. Furthermore, Kelly plans to execute the entire purchase process without being physically present. Moving forward, this leaves many unknowns in the mix of how this may be a frequent habit of ensuring to guarantee the purchase of highly anticipated Apple products, but it does shed light on the possibilities of what the future holds.

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