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Monday, November 14th, 2016

 

Facebook’s Efforts To Deliver Internet From The Sky

Facebook is undertaking the first airborne tests for its new wireless technology using Aquila, a Boeing-737-sized, solar powered and long range drone that was designed for the delivery of internet access. Engineers of Facebook expect that the new wireless system will eventually transport enormous amounts of data from ground stations to the drones in the stratosphere. Small cities and rural communities that use traditional communication systems will greatly benefit from the signals that the drones will beam down to ground stations. Facebook will have to go a long way beforeRead More