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Facebook wants to buy into that drone craze

Facebook wants to buy into that drone craze

March 4, 2014 10:08 | By | Add a Comment

Facebook is in talks to aquire Titan Aerospace, best known for their solar powered unmanned airplanes that are designed to stay aloft for up to 5 years without landing. Apparently the plan is for Facebook to be able to provide internet coverage for otherwise unconnected regions. This goes directly up against a similar effort by Google called Project Loon. If something actually comes of it remains to be seen – especially with UAV regulations in the US being what they are now.

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