Don’t get the jitters but FB’s just announced an experiment to beam the Net using lasers fitted on drones


Social network Facebook is experimenting with the transmission of the Web using a laser beam. FB’s Internet.org initiative announced that it was testing a method for delivering the Internet via lasers to help connect people around the world even faster.
Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO said that the connection would dramatically increase the speed of sending data over long distances. 
Facebook also released a whitepaper outlining a plan to use Free Space Optics to distribute a concentrated laser beam to aid in connectivity.

Facebook wants to use lasers to beam the internet from drones in the sky – Quartz

http://news.google.com Jul 2, 2015 

In a post on Facebook July 1, Mark Zuckerberg confirmed rumors that it is considering a drone and satellite fleet to connect users in developing countries, showing of …

 

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Mark Zuckerberg shows off Facebook’s internet lasers – Engadget

http://news.google.com Jul 1, 2015

Most of us use Facebook to show off a new car, an engagement or a particularly notable lunch, but Mark Zuckerberg does it a bit differently. In a Q&A session yesterday Zuckerberg …

 

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Zuck plans laser-powered internet and everyday virtual reality – Inquirer

http://news.google.com Jul 1, 2015 

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been updating anyone who cares to listen on the current state of the company and his anthropomorphic, anthropological offshoot Internet …

 

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Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) One More Step Ahead To Use Laser Technology … – StreetWise Report

http://news.google.com Jul 2, 2015 

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) [Detail Analytic Report] plans to provide internet facility and the social networking services to the globe including developing and …

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