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Google’s balloon-powered Internet: Coming to a sky near you?

Now Google plans to use a network of high-flying balloons to deliver low-cost Internet access to remote and under-served places around the world. It’s called Project Loon, the latest initiative from the tech giant’s innovation lab, Google[x].

Can I Get Balloon Powered Internet ?

If you are reading this, then probably not. This solution is not intended for you. As Google states:

There are many terrestrial challenges to Internet connectivity—jungles, archipelagos, mountains. There are also major cost challenges. Right now, for example, in most of the countries in the southern hemisphere, the cost of an Internet connection is more than a month’s income.

Official Google Loon Page can be found here and more reference can be found here

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