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Google Loon high-altitude balloon

Today, the Internet is spreading even to remote, rural areas.

The high-altitude balloons of the Google Project Loon can fly continuously for over three months and cover an 80 kilometer diameter with 4g network.


Image:

A photo from the Google Loon launch event of June 2013.

By Flicker User: iLighter (Flickr: Google Loon balloon) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons.

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Google_Loon_-_Launch_Event.jpg

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