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Daily Mail
Alphabet's X sells new wireless internet tech to Indian stateapart on posts and roofs to bring a fast internet connection to populated areas
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
apart on posts and roofs to bring a fast internet connection to populated areas. The agreement is an outgrowth of X's Project Loon, which on several occasions has beamed cellphone service to Earth from a network of large balloons. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
Google's X Labs to share FSOC technology for Andhra's fiber gridand was renamed as X after Google was restructured into Alphabet in the year 20
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
and was renamed as X after Google was restructured into Alphabet in the year 2015. It has been working on several projects including driver-less car, product delivery through flying vehicles, Project Loon, Google glass among other tec... Read more
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Fortune
Alphabet's X Sells New Wireless Internet Tech to Indian Stateto cellphone towers and Wi-Fi hotspots, endpoints that users would then access.
Fortune / Posted 21 hours ago
to cellphone towers and Wi-Fi hotspots, endpoints that users would then access. The agreement is an outgrowth of X’s Project Loon, which on several occasions has beamed cellphone service to Earth from a network of large balloons. The balloons... Read more
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CircleID
Puerto Rico Disaster Stands Alone: A Look at Prolonged and Widespread Impact on Its Internet Accessregistries and ICANN can become "free speech week leaks" for online censorship.
CircleID / Posted 8 days ago
registries and ICANN can become "free speech week leaks" for online censorship. more The FCC has granted Alphabet's Project Loon an experimental license to operate in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands for the purpose of helping the... Read more
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CircleID
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Says FCC's Roll Back Plan on Net Neutrality Makes No Sensefiltering of internet content that it proposes breach citizens’ fundamental rig
CircleID / Posted 22 days ago
filtering of internet content that it proposes breach citizens’ fundamental rights. more The FCC has granted Alphabet's Project Loon an experimental license to operate in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands for the purpose of helping the... Read more
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CircleID
FCC Plans to Order States Not to Impose Laws Regulating Broadband Service, Senior Officials Revealedfiltering of internet content that it proposes breach citizens’ fundamental rig
CircleID / Posted 23 days ago
filtering of internet content that it proposes breach citizens’ fundamental rights. more The FCC has granted Alphabet's Project Loon an experimental license to operate in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands for the purpose of helping the... Read more
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FOX Business
Raven Industries, Inc. Flies Higher on Broad-Based GrowthAerostar is rightly celebrating its 197-day stratospheric balloon duration reco
FOX Business / Posted 23 days ago
Aerostar is rightly celebrating its 197-day stratospheric balloon duration record, its continued positive relationship with Project Loon, and the ongoing diversification of its business with the new Department of Defense contract. Most of the latter... Read more
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FOX Business
Raven Industries, Inc. Flies Higher on Broad-Based GrowthAerostar is rightly celebrating its 197-day stratospheric balloon duration reco
FOX Business / Posted 23 days ago
Aerostar is rightly celebrating its 197-day stratospheric balloon duration record, its continued positive relationship with Project Loon, and the ongoing diversification of its business with the new Department of Defense contract. Most of the latter... Read more
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CircleID
FCC Chair Releases Draft to Abandon Net Neutrality, Says Gov't Must Stop Micromanaging the Internetfiltering of internet content that it proposes breach citizens’ fundamental rig
CircleID / Posted 24 days ago
filtering of internet content that it proposes breach citizens’ fundamental rights. more The FCC has granted Alphabet's Project Loon an experimental license to operate in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands for the purpose of helping the... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
This Company Brings Free Mobile Internet To 40 Million People GloballyJana’s mission is similar to that of projects like Alphabet’s Project Loon, whi
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 24 days ago
Jana’s mission is similar to that of projects like Alphabet’s Project Loon, which uses high altitude balloons to create wireless networks, or plans from Elon Musk and Richard Branson to use satellites to do the same thing. Facebook has tested... Read more
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Fortune
AT&T Drones Are Cleared for Take Off in Puerto Ricocommunications balloons provided by Alphabet, in collaboration with AT&T and T-
Fortune / Posted 27 days ago
communications balloons provided by Alphabet, in collaboration with AT&T and T-Mobile US, began operating in October. The “Project Loon” balloon project is delivering limited internet connectivity to LTE enabled phones in the hardest-hit areas of... Read more
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CircleID
Berners-Lee Talks Net Neutrality in Washington,filtering of internet content that it proposes breach citizens’ fundamental rig
CircleID / Posted 28 days ago
filtering of internet content that it proposes breach citizens’ fundamental rights. more The FCC has granted Alphabet's Project Loon an experimental license to operate in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands for the purpose of helping the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US agency approves AT&T drone in Puerto Rico for cellular serviceballoons provided by Alphabet Inc , in collaboration with AT&T and T-Mobile US
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
balloons provided by Alphabet Inc , in collaboration with AT&T and T-Mobile US Inc , began operating in October. The "Project Loon" balloon project is delivering limited internet connectivity to LTE enabled phones in the hardest-hit areas of... Read more
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Fortune
How to Build the Next Google, According to a Google Executiveambitious projects that aim to solve major world problems with cutting edge tec
Fortune / Posted a month ago
ambitious projects that aim to solve major world problems with cutting edge technology. Notable moonshot projects include Project Loon, which wants to provide internet connectivity to remote areas of the world using balloons, and Waymo, Google’s... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Alphabet's Project Loon Balloons Restore Some Internet Access in Puerto RicoMore than 100,000 people in Puerto Rico have been reconnected to the internet b
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 1 months ago
More than 100,000 people in Puerto Rico have been reconnected to the internet by helium balloons, Alphabet’s Project Loon has announced. Widespread internet outages have persisted across Puerto Rico and other areas affected by Hurricane Maria in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Global warming will bring devastating storms to Britain and the USthe poles in a changing climate. RELATED ARTICLES Google Doodle marks Lebanes
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
the poles in a changing climate. RELATED ARTICLES Google Doodle marks Lebanese singer Sabah's 90th birthdayAlphabet's 'Project Loon' balloons have helped 100,000...Paradise lost: Shocking video shows the miles-wide sea of...Why you should NEVER... Read more
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Daily Mail
Global carbon emissions are on the rise AGAIN and time is running outstorms', said Dr Le Quéré. RELATED ARTICLES iPhone X owners can now create 36
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
storms', said Dr Le Quéré. RELATED ARTICLES iPhone X owners can now create 360-degree 'selfie scenes'...Alphabet's 'Project Loon' balloons have helped 100,000...The fungus that turns ants into 'zombies' by infecting their...The husband and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The US Air Force can create ice storms and sandstorms inside this 'torture chamber' for aircraftonly used for aircraft. Ford uses the lab to do extreme cold weather testing on
Stamford Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
only used for aircraft. Ford uses the lab to do extreme cold weather testing on its trucks. Google has used it to test its Project Loon balloons, and a company has even requested to bring in a snow blower. Using the lab isn't cheap. A day of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The US Air Force can create ice storms and sandstorms inside this 'torture chamber' for aircraftonly used for aircraft. Ford uses the lab to do extreme cold weather testing on
Connecticut Post / Posted 1 months ago
only used for aircraft. Ford uses the lab to do extreme cold weather testing on its trucks. Google has used it to test its Project Loon balloons, and a company has even requested to bring in a snow blower. Using the lab isn't cheap. A day of... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Project Loon' balloons have helped 100,000 in Puerto Rico get onlineAlphabet's 'Project Loon' balloons have helped 100,000 people in Puerto Rico ge
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Alphabet's 'Project Loon' balloons have helped 100,000 people in Puerto Rico get back online Enabling texts, emails and basic web access to AT&T customers Balloons were launched from Nevada and floated to the area Two have already arrived and are... Read more
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Daily Mail
Twitter reveals 50-character names - as users ask firm to 'ban Nazis'lost: Shocking video shows the miles-wide sea of...iPhone X owners can now crea
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
lost: Shocking video shows the miles-wide sea of...iPhone X owners can now create 360-degree 'selfie scenes'...Alphabet's 'Project Loon' balloons have helped 100,000... Share this article The firm also shared tips on how to make the change on... Read more
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Mashable
Google: Project Loon has provided internet access to 100,000 people in Puerto Ricothe outside world. Google's parent company Alphabet is trying to help return c
Mashable / Posted 1 months ago
the outside world. Google's parent company Alphabet is trying to help return connection for the people of Puerto Rico. Project Loon, the aerial internet endeavor from the X innovation lab, was given FCC permission and began launching its... Read more

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