Rumour has it that Google is trying to float blimps over parts of Africa, with remote controlled wireless transmitters fitted, to get everyone connected and online. Obviously the concern, as briefly touched on in this video, is whether these countries will be eager for Google’s presence or wish to go it alone. It is a fascinating idea. Too bad that these analysts think Africa is a country. Let’s hope Google doesn’t too.
Google Air Balloons? How They Want to 'Wire' Africa