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Google to deliver internet in Kenya using balloons

Google to deliver internet in Kenya using balloons

The tennis-court-sized balloon is made from polyethylene, filled with helium and powered by a solar panel. This marks Loons first commercial deal following its spin-off from Alphabet's "moonshot" unit, X. The vast distances of the region mean that laying fibre cables or building an array of mobile masts is impractical. Loon-enabled internet service will be provided to portions of central Kenya starting next year, according to Loon chief executive Alastair Westgarth who said the ...


Nokia 3.1 Android-One smartphone launched in India for Rs. 10,499

Nokia 3.1 Android-One smartphone launched in India for Rs. 10,499

Nokia 3 .1, the second-generation smartphone from HMD Global , has been launched in India. Nokia 3.1 is priced at Rs 10,499 for the 2GB RAM/16GB storage variant and will be available to buy in three colors: Blue/Copper, Black/Chrome and White/Iron.


Google introduces new job search feature for United Kingdom workers

Google introduces new job search feature for United Kingdom workers

Much like Google search the new job aggregation tool is free, and doesn't cost job sites or hunters any money to use. CV-Library was one of the first United Kingdom job boards to do so; meaning people searching for jobs on Google will see vacancies advertised by CV-Library clients, as soon as they're posted.


Microsoft Won’t Hold an Xbox Gamescom 2018 Press Conference

Microsoft Won’t Hold an Xbox Gamescom 2018 Press Conference

In fact, one of the largest gaming events, Gamescom , is coming up next month, and Xbox's Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb is already teasing some of the things that will be shown off at Xbox's booth and on a special Inside Xbox stream. Fanfest will also be returning to Gamescom this year, taking place on the Rhein, with more details to be announced. We may see new Xbox hardware sooner than expected.


World of Warcraft Has Axed Its Initial Box Price

World of Warcraft Has Axed Its Initial Box Price

If you're trying to get your friends into the game, you can now gift either the expansion or the Complete Collection to friends. Blizzard appears has made a slight tweak to the pricing of World of Warcraft . To reflect the changes, the Recruit-A-Friend system has also been updated. . Still, you get everything up to and including 2016's Legion for ten quid a month, and sees you through to level 110.