Google Project Loon Now Also Using Artificial Intelligence: Machine Learning Allowed Balloon To …

Advertisement X, formerly known as the Google X lab before spinning off into a new unit under parent Alphabet after a company restructuring, has tapped artificial intelligence to drive one of its most popular projects. Project Loon, which looks to launch balloons into the stratosphere to provide internet access to users on Earth, made a major breakthrough recently. One of its balloons was able to stay up in Peruvian airspace for 98 days, an impressive feat considering the difficulty to keep a balloon at a certain spot for a long period of time. The breakthrough was announced by the Project Loon team through its official Google+ page, where it stated that it was hard at work in the development of the navigation technology that its balloons will use. The latest updates…


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