Loon shutting down

[Originally posted to LinkedIn 9/23/2021, migrated to DocBug 2/10/2022.] As many of you know, Loon is shutting down. We landed our final balloon a few months ago, and while a few folks are still helping with the wind down, most of us (including myself) have moved on. Delivering wireless internet via high-altitude balloons was always […]

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“Load The Ark” game kickstarter

Via Jay Schneider: There’s a Kickstarter that I’m affiliated with that has just launched. Short Version: I’d appreciate you checking it out/telling your friendshttps://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1526351393/load-the-ark Long version: The Kickstarter will complete a dream of one my students from the UW’s Game Design Program. His purpose, stated clearly on the 1st day of class, was to create

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Introducing Project Loon

After almost two years, I’m proud to finally be able to reveal what I’ve been working on at Google :). For 2 out of every 3 people on earth, a fast, affordable Internet connection is still out of reach.  Today we are unveiling our latest moonshot from Google [x] – Project Loon: balloon-powered internet access.

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