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Google Project Loon aims to launch permanent set of internet balloons next year

Google Project Loon aims to launch permanent set of internet balloons next year

By 16 June 2014

Google's Project Loon will celebrate its first birthday this month. The project's team has spent one year continuously revising prototypes through several experiments, and now it hopes to launch a permanent set of internet-carrying balloons by 2015. Google... >>

Google Project Loon wants to lease internet balloons to wireless carriers

Google Project Loon wants to lease internet balloons to wireless carriers

By 6 May 2014

Google's Project Loon plans to partner with telecommunication companies and wireless carriers in an attempt to deliver fast internet to rural parts of the world. Google revealed last year that it cooked up a unique solution for those in rural areas who... >>

Google Project Loon brings balloon-powered internet access to remote areas

Google Project Loon brings balloon-powered internet access to remote areas

By 17 June 2013

Google has cooked up a unique solution for those in rural areas who struggle to get access to the internet. Called Project Loon, the latest Google endeavour uses air balloons to beam 3G internet speeds down to remote places. Google claims that for two... >>