TITLE

Google's Project Loon Test Flight in Brazil Shows Promise

AUTHOR(S)
Weiss, Todd R.
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
eWeek;6/17/2014, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that Project Loon test balloon of high technology firm Google Inc. enabled students in a rural classroom of the town of Campo Maior, Brazil, to connect wirelessly to the Internet from inside their school. Topics discussed include details of the Project Loon, which is intended to provide Internet access to people who do not have access of it due to high cost, achievements of the project Loon and how it enables people to provide an Internet signal directly to mobile phones.
ACCESSION #
96686086

 

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