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Facebook to Expand Internet Coverage Using Drones

“Everything starts from a scratch”— it is said. And, Facebook turned out to be one of those many to start from nothing to everything as of today. We are addicted to using Facebook, admit that. And why shouldn’t we? Facebook fills the gaps that our daily life and activities fail to admire. Call it being socially active, connected, engaged etc etc or rather simply say ‘being social’, Facebook does it all. Started off merely as a meet up channel, Facebook transformed itself into a big giant in the span of few years. Moving ahead, the company has put its best foot forward in extending internet connectivity across the world. Facebook is on a mission to bring the internet to the whole world using a giant solar-powered drone with a wingspan of an airliner. The drone flies merely on the power of roughly three hairdryers. “In our effort to connect the whole world with Internet.org, we’ve been working on ways to beam internet to people from the sky. Our goal with Internet.org is to make affordable access to basic internet services available to every person in the world,” writes Mark Zuckerberg on his Facebook wall. For the same, the drone named.

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