Posted Apr. 15, 2014 at 5:37 a.m.

Premium Lock Drone wars? Like Facebook, Google acquires a drone maker

Published: 2014-04-15 05:37:13
Updated: 2014-04-15 05:37:13

Drones to deliver Internet access Drones to deliver Internet access. Image from Facebook Connectivity Lab website.

Both Google and Facebook have launched ambitious projects that aim to get everyone on the planet online. Google's Project Loon sends giant balloons bearing Internet-beaming antennas into the stratosphere. Facebook, meanwhile, leads, a coalition of companies that wants to get everyone in the world access to basic Internet service....

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