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2014-04-15 04:43:39

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Not so fast Facebook. Google just bought Titan Aerospace, a company that makes drones, which Facebook entered into contract to acquire in early March for $60 million. Titan Aerospace has become the target of Silicon Valley giants for its development of a solar-powered drone that can fly for several years without ever touching down. Google did not disclose details of the purchase, the Wall Street Journal reports. It did say that Titan...

Titan Aerospace Deal Could Give Facebook A Drone-Based Internet
2014-03-04 13:42:14

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Facebook is focused on blanketing the world with Internet, and it may be poised with taking the next step in reaching underdeveloped areas where it has yet to become available. The social network is reportedly in talks to acquire Titan Aerospace for as much as $60 million, TechCrunch reports. If the acquisition goes through, Facebook can launch a fleet of drones to orbit certain areas to supply Internet to those areas. It will go a long...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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