There has been a juggernaut of hype around this term you are now reading above. I have always wondered what it was and why was it creating so many ripples across the world. I read more about it and felt to need to share what I felt as an individual.
Internet.org is an initiative by Mark Zuckerberg to provide basic internet service to every person across the globe. It plans to make available few general use websites like Facebook, Google search, information related to maternal health, travel, jobs etc. to every individual globally.
The Connectivity Technology and medium used to connect the world under this program, comes through their own array of Satellites orbiting the Earth and sending back signals to Earth. Here on Earth, Wifi Router-type Drones would communicate with these Satellites and use these signals for distribution to the specific region. Since, these Drones would be much closer to the Earth’s surface and circling the city skies, a stable Internet Connectivity can be provided, established Yael Maguire who talks about the technologies they are working on that will make connectivity more affordable in communities around the world. The video below highlights the same :