Facebook to create internet cable that covers the entire circumference of the globe

 

Facebook are engaging themselves in a little philanthropy and it seems following in the footsteps of Bill Gates by instigating projects that are intended to give a little back (with a serious amount of profitable return), no doubt.

If the BBC report below is to be believed, Facebook are looking to service major African nations with a go live date of 2024 as they install an internet cable of massive proportions.

This is a great effort and one that will truly change young peoples lives on the African continent for the better.

Please read the full report here:  https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-52676253

Source:  BBC Technology – May 2020