January 22, 2015 Comments Off on Facebook hiring spree hints at ambitions in virtual reality News

Facebook hiring spree hints at ambitions in virtual reality

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(Source CNBC)

Following in the footsteps of other tech giants like Google and Amazon, Facebook is now looking to hire drone experts to help further their cause of connecting every person in the world to the internet via satellites and drones. It’s an interesting idea, considering drones can stay in the air for sustained periods of time.

One of the biggest issues with third world countries is the poor infrastructure. For something like a drone mesh network, you wouldn’t have to deal with the poor infrastructure and have several drones launched into the air circling an area, communicating with a satellite.

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