The report claims that Facebook has apparently filed with the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) under the name PointView Tech LLC and the project is created to "efficiently provide broadband access to unserved and underserved areas throughout the world". Thus, the company wants to provide broadband access to underserved areas around the world.
Apart from trying hands on Facebook's self-proclaimed, long-overdue commitment to "connect the world", and bringing under-served parts of the globe online is a strategic part of Facebook's business.
Facebook Athena is still a single research project for now.
This news comes a few weeks after Facebook announced the closure of its Internet drone efforts under the Aquila project. Speaking of which, these two tech firms have similar plans as the first mentioned targets to toss 12,000 of its internet satellites - Starlinks to the low Earth orbit (LEO). "Google parent company Alphabet did the same in January of previous year, shutting down its solar-powered drone project in favour of its air balloon Wi-Fi initiative Project Loon and strategic investments in third-party satellite internet companies".
Hopefully Facebook's satellite project doesn't slip into the same download slope Aquila did.
SpaceX strategizes to unveil a network of satellites to offer broadband services around the planet.
The AMOS-6 satellite would provide access to the Internet in several sub-Saharan Africa areas. Back in 2014, it acquired a drone company that'd fly autonomous drones to beam Internet on the ground.
Representatives from Facebook confirmed that the working title for the companion is Athena, writes The Verge. According to exchanges in April, the same lawyer seeks a meeting to discuss his client's "small satellite experimental application" variably referred to as PointView Tech LLC or FCL Tech. Elon Musk's SpaceX and Softbank-backed OneWeb also have the same intention.
The singer-actress, who entered rehab in 2010, has struggled with an eating disorder, self-mutilation and other issues. And now she continues to inspire thousands of young men and women with her body positivity messages.
And if the message is, 'Stop meddling in our country. "But it's the message that counts", Ryan told reporters on Capitol Hill. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain (Republican-Arizona) has called Putin a "tyrant" and "America's enemy".
At the moment the authorities say that the vaccines are only ineffective; it is still unknown if they are harmful to health. The Changsheng case is the latest in a slew of scandals that has plagued China's pharmaceutical industry in recent years.
But so far, no clear evidence of liquid water has turned up, but the new evidence gives some strong hints that it might be there. Other conditions they consider would produce similar reflections but are unlikely to be found under a 1.5km thick sheet of ice.
Her debut album Don't Forget sold over 500,000 copies, while the follow-up Here We Go Again debuted at No 1 on the Billboard 200. The Cool For The Summer singer was rushed to hospital last night after apparently overdosing on an unknown drug .
Trade promotion program, which is geared toward assisting in developing new export markets in conjunction with the private sector. Large, short-term assistance programs are typically offered during times of recession or low prices for agriculture commodities.
A federal judge had previously blocked his deportation on 11 June after immigration officials had requested an expedited removal. The U.S. government, which had wanted the case moved from NY to New Jersey, did not immediately comment on the judge's action.
In Spencer's career-ending appearance on the show, he is pranked by Sacha Baron Cohen's macho Israeli commando character Col. In a statement on Monday, Spencer apologised for the "ridiculously ugly episode" but he initially refused to step down.
Google took this one step farther in early 2017, and required all employees to start using a security key, according to Krebs . Google has worked with various industry groups, such as the FIDO Alliance , to develop security key technology called U2F.
In a statement , John Elkann, chairman of the controlling Agnelli family said: "Unfortunately, what we feared has come to pass. In 1994, Marchionne joined Alusuisse Lonza Group Ltd. after the Swiss chemical and pharmaceutical company acquired Lawson.
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