US firm seeks to provide free Internet to the world's population
29 Oct 2017 - 13:44
Washington: Space Exploration Technologies Corp. an American space technology firm, has filed a formal request with the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on a huge project aimed at providing free Internet to the world's population.
The inventor Elon Musk the founder of the corporation is welling to launch the free Internet project after it was granted approval.
The corporation, previously, unveiled the project which needs to launch 4000 satellites flying in low orbits to cover as much of the globe as possible.
If the project is to be launched, the Internet will be available to everyone within 5 years. (QNA)