Google Inc said it will buy drone-maker Titan Aerospace in an attempt to provide Internet access to more parts of the world, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday.
Google did not disclose a purchase price for Titan, whose solar-powered drones are intended to fly for years, the paper said.
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A third grade student poses in his Iron Man costume as his school celebrates the 52nd anniversary of the Young Communist League. REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa
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