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Google Is Helping Bring LTE Connectivity to Puerto Rico With Project Loon
The FCC just issued an “experimental license” to Alphabet’s Project Loon to bring internet and cell connectivity to Puerto Rico, with the help of air balloons. Nearly 83 percent of the island’s cell sites are out of service since Hurricane Maria hit almost a month ago.
Puerto Rico Crisis
Still recovering from Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico braces for heavy rains01:29
Temporary housing program for hurricane survivors ends01:49
'We feel marginalized, we feel discriminated': FEMA ends temporary housing support and evicts displaced Puerto Ricans08:03
9 months after Hurricane Maria, the battle for Puerto Rico’s future is underway04:54
Life well lived: Norberto Ramon, hero during Hurricane Harvey, dies at 5601:26
Thousands show Puerto Rican pride in first parade since Hurricane Maria02:28