Projectloon

10.29.15
Project Loon wants to encircle the globe in 2016
10.29.15

Project Loon wants to encircle the globe in 2016

But first, it's testing its balloons in Indonesia.

By M. Moon,   10.29.15
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07.28.15
Google's balloons to provide Sri Lanka with high-speed internet
07.28.15

Google's balloons to provide Sri Lanka with high-speed internet

Sri Lanka becomes the first country to enjoy high-speed internet access, courtesy of Google's Project Loon balloons.

By M. Moon,   07.28.15
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06.04.15
SpaceX wants to launch internet-beaming satellites
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SpaceX wants to launch internet-beaming satellites

Google's Project Loon and Facebook's internet drones could soon see added competition from SpaceX. T...

By A. Tarantola,   06.04.15
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05.29.15
Google's solar plane crashed earlier this month in New Mexico
05.29.15

Google's solar plane crashed earlier this month in New Mexico

According to Bloomberg Business, the National Transportation Safety Board is investigating an inci...

By A. Tarantola,   05.29.15
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05.29.15
Google's Project Loon improves launch and range to expand its reach
05.29.15

Google's Project Loon improves launch and range to expand its reach

Google's Project Loon internet balloons have been airborne for quite some time, and now the compan...

By B. Steele,   05.29.15
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04.18.15
Google's 'balloon-powered internet for all' is almost ready
04.18.15

Google's 'balloon-powered internet for all' is almost ready

In case you wanted another behind-the-scenes look at how Google's internet-by-balloon service is d...

By T. Seppala,   04.18.15
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03.26.15
Facebook developing solar drones to deliver global web access
03.26.15

Facebook developing solar drones to deliver global web access

There are an estimated five billion people worldwide who lack reliable internet access but Faceboo...

By A. Tarantola,   03.26.15
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03.19.15
A single Google balloon delivered internet from Chile to Australia
03.19.15

A single Google balloon delivered internet from Chile to Australia

It's been interesting watching Google's Project Loon progress, and the latest test run for the bal...

By T. Seppala,   03.19.15
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03.02.15
Google balloons and drones bring global wireless closer to reality
03.02.15

Google balloons and drones bring global wireless closer to reality

Google's aerial ambitions continue unabated. Need proof? Just talk to Sundar Pichai -- just before...

By C. Velazco,   03.02.15
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