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Google's 'Wi-Fi balloons' are currently being tested in California

Google beings its testing of 'Wi-Fi balloons' above the skies of California's Central Valley (NASDAQ:GOOG)
| Connectivity & Communications News | Posted: Aug 11, 2013 5:29 am

Google has finally started the testing of its Project Loon Wi-Fi balloons in California's Central Valley, where they are "to research various approaches for improving the technology, like the power systems (solar panel orientation and batteries), envelope design, and radio configuration."

 

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The Wi-Fi balloons have previously been tested in New Zealand and various parts of Africa, but there's no concrete date when we could expect them to float across other skies just yet.

NEWS SOURCES:Bgr.com

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