Loon

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A failed step towards digital inclusion

As engineers at Loon wrap up and move on to other projects, we are hopeful that the world is one step closer to helping the people in many parts of the world get affordable internet.

Alphabet discontinues its internet balloons project

As a result of high risk and not being commercially viable, Loon, Alphabet's internet balloons project, is being shut down.

Kenya’s Internet balloons are expected to bridge the digital

How Kenya's Internet balloons will work and the opportunities they can bring to the East African country.

Alphabet's Loon will use its balloons to provide Internet access in Mozambique

Alphabet's Loon will help Vodacom provide Internet service to un-served and under-served parts of Mozambique with a network of floating cell phone towers that operate 20 kilometres above Earth.