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Google buys drone maker Titan Aerospace

NEW YORK (AP) — Google has bought Titan Aerospace, a maker of solar-powered drones, saying it could help bring Internet access to remote parts of the world as well as solve other problems.

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Google buys drone maker Titan Aerospace

NEW YORK (AP) — Google has bought Titan Aerospace, a maker of solar-powered drones, saying it could help bring Internet access to remote parts of the world as well as solve other problems.

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Visions of 1964 World’s Fair didn’t all come true

This 1964 file photo from the World's Fair in the Queens borough of New York shows a views of the future in the “Futurama 2” ride put together by General Motors. The millions of visitors who attended the New York World’s Fair that opened in 1964 were introduced to a range of technological innovations and predictions.  Some of those turned out to be right on the money and others, perhaps thankfully, were way off the mark. (AP Photo/File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Video phone calls? Yeah, we do that. Asking computers for information? Sure, several times a day. Colonies on the moon and jet packs as a mode of everyday transportation. OK, maybe not.

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