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Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Facebook Providing Internet Access in Refugee Camps

Facebook Will Help the UN Bring Internet Access to Refugee Camps

Jon Fingas | September 28, 2015

Refugees already have a hard life, but that's made worse by the typical lack of internet access at refugee camps -- unless you resettle, you may never get online. Facebook isn't content with this state of affairs, however, and is promising to help the United Nations bring internet access to those camps. Company chief Mark Zuckerberg (who revealed the plans at a luncheon) didn't explain how and where this would take place, but it won't be shocking if Facebook relies on its upcoming internet drones to connect these sometimes remote places.

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