Tags » Project Loon

Astro Teller: Google is making a modest return on its experimental lab investment

Google X boss Astro Teller spoke with the New York Times on the topic of the experimental lab and the value it produces for the company, saying that the X lab’s goal is to find new technology markets that the Mountain View company can jump into and problems it can solve. 281 more words

Google Corporate

Google's Project Loon

Google’s ambitious Project Loon will be commercially available by 2016. Under the Project Loon, Google plans to provide affordable Internet to everyone through Internet beaming helium balloons which will be travel 20km above the Earth’s surface, in the stratosphere. 180 more words

Technology

Google's Ambitious project 'Loon' to provide affordable internet may hit soon

Google’s ambitious Project Loon will be commercially available by 2016. Under the Project Loon, Google plans to provide affordable Internet to everyone through Internet beaming helium balloons which will be travel 20km above the Earth’s surface, in the stratosphere. 263 more words

TECHNOLOGY

A Look Inside Google`s Secret Lab GoogleX and Smell Of Future

Last week I attended a great talk from a GoogleX scientist. For about an hour, it was really exciting to see how, inside the labs of GoogleX, these scientists are working to find… 998 more words

Google could be funding SpaceX's satellite internet

After introducing the idea of creating a satellite-based internet back in November, Elon Musk went into further detail last week on his $10 billion plan to build out a network over the next five years. 237 more words

Tech

Elon Musk's Latest Moon-Shot: Space Internet

Inventor and entrepreneur Elon Musk doesn’t let a little thing like a rocket crash dampen his space ambitions.

At an event on Friday to commemorate the opening of SpaceX’s offices in Seattle, Musk talked about his latest idea — launching a network of communications satellites to orbit the earth and deliver high-speed Internet services to the billions of people with limited Web access. 216 more words

General