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Amazon Plans to Launch Thousands of Satellites to Provide Broadband

  • Project Kuiper aims to serve millions with no internet access
  • SpaceX, Facebook also in the race to reach the underserved
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Amazon.com Inc. plans to launch thousands of satellites to provide broadband internet access around the globe.

The effort, dubbed Project Kuiper, aims to give unserved and underserved communities around the world access to high-speed internet, with minimal delay, according to Amazon.