Jun 15 2013, 3:58am CDT | by Gene Ryan Briones
The idea is fascinating, and it's Google's latest moonshot. Project Loon aims to launch a ring of balloons up in the air. The said balloons will be capable of providing Internet access.
To do that, the balloons must have a system that will channel the Internet bandwidth. Google says that the Internet speeds generated by the balloons are similar to today's 3G networks.
Project Loon has a long way to go, but the technology will indeed make a difference.
Gene Ryan Briones
Gene Ryan Briones (Google+) is a technology journalist with a wide experience in writing about the latest trends in the technology industry, ranging from mobile technology, gadgets and robots, as well as computer hardware and software.
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