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Access to the Internet is of vital importance these days, not just for making our lives easier, but for accessing vital services and generally fitting into society. We increasingly communicate online, and do other mundane things like read the news, check the weather, pay bills and consume entertainment. We can also gain education (both outside and inside of school curriculums) to help us improve our prospects, and hunt for jobs well outside the area covered by our local newspapers and labor departments. Not having access to the Internet puts you at a disadvantage, so I'm glad there are people looking into spreading its reach to those who have thus far been left out. And the fact that some of the service may be provided by balloons just makes it sound all the more fun.

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