Facebook plans to deliver internet access with satellites, lasers and flying drones

By Justin Kahn ยท 7 replies
Mar 28, 2014
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  1. Facebook has recently launched Connectivity Lab as part of its Internet.org campaign. While Google has its own plans for alternative ways to deliver internet access, like hot air balloons, Facebook's Connectivity Lab is working on options of its own with lasers,...

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    NTAPRO TS Evangelist Posts: 809   +102

    Star Wars?
  3. And those who do not want Internet will be isolated in camps or just shot instantly?
  4. m4a4

    m4a4 TS Evangelist Posts: 953   +515

    Yes, because internet > sustenance /endSarcasm
  5. MannerMauler

    MannerMauler TS Addict Posts: 183   +44

    Satellites + lasers + flying drones = GPS and Laser guided Drones of mass destruction?
  6. @ guest quote: "And those who do not want Internet will be isolated in camps or just shot instantly?"

    OR... just an idea... how about don't even worry about it... simply don't use it. easy.
  7. sMILEY4ever

    sMILEY4ever TS Booster Posts: 158

    The guy in the vid looks like that guy that always appears in sci-fi/mockumentaries.
  8. GeforcerFX

    GeforcerFX TS Evangelist Posts: 571   +181

    Hmm I like the Widi idea from Google using high altitude blimps/baloons, but there using helium most of the time, and since that will become more precious a commodity in the coming years that would not be so good.

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