Google Joins Third World Broadband Effort by Red Herring Staff

September 2008
Red Herring;9/9/2008, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of Google to join cable magnate John Malone's Liberty Global and financial firm HSBC to launch 16 satellites that will provide services to parts of the world that are not likely to receive commercial coverage by more traditional technologies. The satellites will be installed by French defense manufacturer Thales Alenia Space. Google, Liberty Global, HSBC and Allen & Company have financially contributed for the satellite launch.


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