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San Francisco Chronicle
Tesla's massive batteries have reportedly started to arrive in Puerto Ricothey produce. The technology has already been tested on smaller islands, and Mu
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
they produce. The technology has already been tested on smaller islands, and Musk says there “is no scalability limit." Project Loon will deploy giant balloons into the stratosphere. They'll relay internet traffic to remote areas wirelessly,... Read more
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New Kerala
Despite Billion-Dollar Investments, Webscale Giants Still can't conquer last-mile connectivity - newkerala news #280656the level of activities by webscale giants have picked up considerably. Previou
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
the level of activities by webscale giants have picked up considerably. Previously Google was operating Google Fiber and Project Loon. The internet giant has since acquired Webpass, providing the company a wireless approach to deliver... Read more
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Philly.com
Why Apple should do more to help phone users in emergenciesonboard but never activated on almost 100 million iPhones. Last weekend, the F
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
onboard but never activated on almost 100 million iPhones. Last weekend, the FCC granted a temporary operating license for Project Loon, developed by Google’s parent Alphabet, to provide emergency cellular service in Puerto Rico by using... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Alphabet quietly made its experimental balloon project a full-fledged corporation — a first step to a new Google spinoutcorporation, setting the stage for what could be the latest standalone business
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
corporation, setting the stage for what could be the latest standalone business to spin out from Google's parent company. Project Loon, which develops solar-powered balloons that beam internet access down to earth, has been incorporated as Loon... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Alphabet quietly made its experimental balloon project a full-fledged corporation — a first step to a new Google spinoutcorporation, setting the stage for what could be the latest standalone business
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
corporation, setting the stage for what could be the latest standalone business to spin out from Google's parent company. Project Loon, which develops solar-powered balloons that beam internet access down to earth, has been incorporated as Loon... Read more
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Business Insider
Alphabet quietly made its experimental balloon project a full-fledged corporation — a first step to a new Google spinoutcorporation, setting the stage for what could be the latest standalone business
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
corporation, setting the stage for what could be the latest standalone business to spin out from Google's parent company. Project Loon, which develops solar-powered balloons that beam internet access down to earth, has been incorporated as Loon... Read more
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eWeek
Google Finds Russia-Backed Entities Placed Ads on YouTube, GmailToday’s topics include Russia-backed presidential election ads identified on Yo
eWeek / Posted 6 days ago
Today’s topics include Russia-backed presidential election ads identified on YouTube and Gmail; FCC’s approval of Google’s Project Loon to help hurricane-devastated Puerto Rico; Microsoft’s decision to pull the plug on Windows 10 Mobile; and... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Google balloons soar 54,000 feet above Peoriainternational airport, to see if he had any insight. Olson searched the interne
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
international airport, to see if he had any insight. Olson searched the internet, as did we, and came up with an answer: Project Loon. That isn't code for some super-secret government UFO thing. Turns out it's another product of Google, the... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Google balloons soars 54,000 feet above Peoriainternational airport, to see if he had any insight. Olson searched the interne
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
international airport, to see if he had any insight. Olson searched the internet, as did we, and came up with an answer: Project Loon. That isn't code for some super-secret government UFO thing. Turns out it's another product of Google, the... Read more
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CNET
First Pixel 2 photos are out and they are impressivePixel 2 photos are out and they are impressive Google releases unedited photos
CNET / Posted 7 days ago
Pixel 2 photos are out and they are impressive Google releases unedited photos from the Pixel 2, backing up the claims of the best smartphone camera. Project Loon is bringing cellular connectivity to Puerto Rico, and Waymo has a new ad c... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
FCC Grants Experimental License for Project to Help Provide Cell Service in Puerto RicoThe FCC has granted an experimental license for "Project Loon," led by Google's
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 7 days ago
The FCC has granted an experimental license for "Project Loon," led by Google's parent company Alphabet, to help provide emergency cellular service in Puerto Rico. “More than 2 weeks after Hurricane Maria struck, millions of Puerto Ricans are still... Read more
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EuroNews
The Tech Community Steps Up to Help Puerto Ricolab under Google's parent company, Alphabet, is hoping to come to the rescue wi
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
lab under Google's parent company, Alphabet, is hoping to come to the rescue with its LTE enabled balloons, code named Project Loon. On Friday, X received approval from the FCC to deploy the balloons, which would bring connectivity to Puerto... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Sioux Falls balloons deliver cell service to Puerto RicoCommission has granted a temporary license to Google to deploy the experimental
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 7 days ago
Commission has granted a temporary license to Google to deploy the experimental high-altitude balloons, called Project Loon, in the skies above Puerto Rico. The balloons are made by the Aerostar Division of Raven Industries, based in... Read more
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The Christian Post
Project Loon Latest News: Balloon Internet Project by Google Cleared for Puerto Rico Launch Google's parent company Alphabet Inc. looks to restore cellular service to pa
The Christian Post / Posted 8 days ago
Google's parent company Alphabet Inc. looks to restore cellular service to parts of battered Puerto Rico using a fleet of solar-powered balloons. This... Read more
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iafrica.com
Can balloons restore Puerto Rico's networks?In this photograph taken on June 16, 2013, visitors stand next to a high altitu
iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
In this photograph taken on June 16, 2013, visitors stand next to a high altitude WiFi internet hub, a Google Project Loon balloon. Credit: AFP PHOTO Google's parent company is set to launch balloons into the Caribbean skies in an attempt to restore... Read more
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The Register
FCC gives Google's broadband balloons 'experimental license' in Puerto RicoAlphabet's Project Loon broadband balloons will be allowed to attempt broadband
The Register / Posted 9 days ago
Alphabet's Project Loon broadband balloons will be allowed to attempt broadband services in Puerto Rico, as the unincorporated United States territory continues to recover from hurricane damage. Project Loon uses balloons that reach around 65,000... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Google Is Using Hot Air Balloons To Restore Cell Service In Puerto Ricocellular service to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico using balloons. The effort ap
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
cellular service to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico using balloons. The effort appears to be a dry run for Google X’s “Project Loon” moonshot program, which ultimately aims to beam internet across the world using high-altitude balloons. 2)... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Alphabet's Project Loon gets OK to use balloons to revive Puerto Rico cell serviceThe Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon a temporary licens
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon a temporary license to provide cell service in hurricane-struck Puerto Rico. Video provided by Newsy Newslook The Federal Communications Commission has given Alphabet's Moonshot Factory... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Big Tech Has Big Plans To Help Reconnect Puerto Ricoplaces, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that
CBS Baltimore / Posted 9 days ago
places, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that it’s approved an experimental license for Project Loon to operate in Puerto Rico. But that doesn’t mean it will able to get them in the air anytime soon. “We’re... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Ricoplaces, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
places, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that it’s approved an experimental license for Project Loon to operate in Puerto Rico. But that doesn’t mean it will able to get them in the air anytime soon. “We’re... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Ricoplaces, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 9 days ago
places, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that it’s approved an experimental license for Project Loon to operate in Puerto Rico. But that doesn’t mean it will able to get them in the air anytime soon. “We’re... Read more
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Business Standard India
Google to use balloons to provide Puerto Rico cell serviceremain out of service, while wireless communications company are deploying temp
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
remain out of service, while wireless communications company are deploying temporary sites. Alphabet, which announced its Project Loon in 2013 to use solar-powered, high-altitude balloons to provide internet service in remote regions, said in an... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Ricoplaces, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 9 days ago
places, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that it's approved an experimental license for Project Loon to operate in Puerto Rico. But that doesn't mean it will able to get them in the air anytime soon. "We're... Read more
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Fortune
Famed Architect's Lawsuit Against Google Just Got Much More Seriousspecified in the latest court proceedings, but Alphabet has faced a similar tra
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
specified in the latest court proceedings, but Alphabet has faced a similar trade-secrets battle this summer over X’s Project Loon, which has already led to Loon being stripped of some patents. The idea of racketeering charges entering the... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Google Company Will Try Using Balloons to Bring Cell Service to Puerto Rico, Where Devastation Remains Widespreadcell service, the FCC said Saturday. “We need to take innovative approaches to
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 9 days ago
cell service, the FCC said Saturday. “We need to take innovative approaches to help restore connectivity on the island. Project Loon is one such approach,” Chairman Ajit Pai said in a statement. “It could help provide the people of Puerto Rico... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Ricoplaces, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that
Savannah Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
places, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that it’s approved an experimental license for Project Loon to operate in Puerto Rico. But that doesn’t mean it will able to get them in the air anytime soon. “We’re... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Large Internet-Beaming Balloons Might Be Headed To Puerto RicoThe Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental b
KIVI Boise / Posted 10 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental balloon-powered internet program, a temporary license to provide cell service in Puerto Rico. Cell service has mostly been down since Hurricane Maria hit the island. As of... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Large Internet-Beaming Balloons Might Be Headed To Puerto RicoThe Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental b
KGTV San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental balloon-powered internet program, a temporary license to provide cell service in Puerto Rico. Cell service has mostly been down since Hurricane Maria hit the island. As of... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Large Internet-Beaming Balloons Might Be Headed To Puerto RicoThe Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental b
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 10 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental balloon-powered internet program, a temporary license to provide cell service in Puerto Rico. Cell service has mostly been down since Hurricane Maria hit the island. As of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Large Internet-Beaming Balloons Might Be Headed To Puerto RicoThe Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental b
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental balloon-powered internet program, a temporary license to provide cell service in Puerto Rico. Cell service has mostly been down since Hurricane Maria hit the island. As of... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Large Internet-Beaming Balloons Might Be Headed To Puerto RicoThe Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental b
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 10 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental balloon-powered internet program, a temporary license to provide cell service in Puerto Rico. Cell service has mostly been down since Hurricane Maria hit the island. As of... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Large Internet-Beaming Balloons Might Be Headed To Puerto RicoThe Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental b
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 10 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental balloon-powered internet program, a temporary license to provide cell service in Puerto Rico. Cell service has mostly been down since Hurricane Maria hit the island. As of... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Large Internet-Beaming Balloons Might Be Headed To Puerto RicoThe Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental b
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 10 days ago
The Federal Communications Commission has given Project Loon, an experimental balloon-powered internet program, a temporary license to provide cell service in Puerto Rico. Cell service has mostly been down since Hurricane Maria hit the island. As of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tech firms float ideas to restore Puerto Rico power, communicationplaces, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
places, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that it has approved an experimental license for Project Loon to operate in Puerto Rico. But that doesn't mean it will get them in the air anytime soon. "We're grateful for... Read more
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The Columbian
Big Tech has big plans for Puerto Ricoplaces, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
places, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that it’s approved an experimental license for Project Loon to operate in Puerto Rico. But that doesn’t mean it will able to get them in the air anytime soon. “We’re... Read more
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International Business Times
Google parent Alphabet to deploy Project Loon balloons over Puerto Rico to restore connectivity Google's parent company Alphabet will deploy its high-flying Project Loon ballo
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
Google's parent company Alphabet will deploy its high-flying Project Loon balloons over the hurricane hit Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands in an attempt to temporarily restore mobile connectivity. The project has been granted Federal Communications... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Ricoplaces, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 10 days ago
places, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that it’s approved an experimental license for Project Loon to operate in Puerto Rico. But that doesn’t mean it will able to get them in the air anytime soon. “We’re... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Ricoplaces, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that
The Middletown Press / Posted 10 days ago
places, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that it's approved an experimental license for Project Loon to operate in Puerto Rico. But that doesn't mean it will able to get them in the air anytime soon. "We're... Read more
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TribLIVE
Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Ricoplaces, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
places, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that it's approved an experimental license for Project Loon to operate in Puerto Rico. But that doesn't mean it will able to get them in the air anytime soon. “We're... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Ricoplaces, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
places, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that it's approved an experimental license for Project Loon to operate in Puerto Rico. But that doesn't mean it will able to get them in the air anytime soon. "We're... Read more
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ABC News
Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Ricoplaces, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that
ABC News / Posted 10 days ago
places, as it has in other parts of the world. The FCC announced Saturday that it's approved an experimental license for Project Loon to operate in Puerto Rico. But that doesn't mean it will able to get them in the air anytime soon. "We're... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Project Loon gets federal clearance to provide cell service to Puerto Ricocell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 10 days ago
cell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to help restore connectivity on the island. Project Loon is one such approach," Chairman Ajit Pai said in a statement. "It could help provide the people of Puerto Rico... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Project Loon gets federal clearance to provide cell service to Puerto Ricocell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 10 days ago
cell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to help restore connectivity on the island. Project Loon is one such approach," Chairman Ajit Pai said in a statement. "It could help provide the people of Puerto Rico... Read more
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News 8000
Project Loon gets federal clearance to provide cell service to Puerto Ricocell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to
News 8000 / Posted 10 days ago
cell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to help restore connectivity on the island. Project Loon is one such approach," Chairman Ajit Pai said in a statement. "It could help provide the people of Puerto Rico... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Project Loon gets federal clearance to provide cell service to Puerto Ricocell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to
KTXS Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
cell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to help restore connectivity on the island. Project Loon is one such approach," Chairman Ajit Pai said in a statement. "It could help provide the people of Puerto Rico... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Project Loon gets federal clearance to provide cell service to Puerto Ricocell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
cell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to help restore connectivity on the island. Project Loon is one such approach," Chairman Ajit Pai said in a statement. "It could help provide the people of Puerto Rico... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Project Loon gets federal clearance to provide cell service to Puerto Ricocell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
cell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to help restore connectivity on the island. Project Loon is one such approach," Chairman Ajit Pai said in a statement. "It could help provide the people of Puerto Rico... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Project Loon gets federal clearance to provide cell service to Puerto Ricocell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 10 days ago
cell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to help restore connectivity on the island. Project Loon is one such approach," Chairman Ajit Pai said in a statement. "It could help provide the people of Puerto Rico... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Project Loon gets federal clearance to provide cell service to Puerto Ricocell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 days ago
cell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to help restore connectivity on the island. Project Loon is one such approach," Chairman Ajit Pai said in a statement. "It could help provide the people of Puerto Rico... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Project Loon gets federal clearance to provide cell service to Puerto Ricocell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
cell service, the FCC said Saturday. "We need to take innovative approaches to help restore connectivity on the island. Project Loon is one such approach," Chairman Ajit Pai said in a statement. "It could help provide the people of Puerto Rico... Read more
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