Loon : Balloon-Powered Internet

  • By: Asha Johny
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  • 24 Jan 2020 , 13:09:14
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  • Internet
Project Loon is a Google project involving sending hot air balloons to the stratosphere in order to deliver Wi-Fi access to rural and underserved areas.In other words, Loon is being built with the audacious goal of beaming internet access down to the most remote parts of the planet, using specially equipped balloons that kiss the upper edges of Earth’s atmosphere. Loon was born out of a long-standing fascination that Google’s founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, had with high-altitude balloons. Excited about Loon ! For more-