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Project Loon, Wing graduate from X to become latest Alphabet companies

7 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Google

Two of X's aerial projects are graduating from the Moonshot Factory today to become independent Alphabet companies like Waymo and Verily. Dropping the “project” status, Loon will continue to deliver internet via balloons, while Wing is focusing on a variety of drone-related efforts.
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Alphabet's X graduates its Loon and Wing moonshots into standalone companies

Alphabet's X graduates its Loon and Wing moonshots into standalone companies

7 monthes ago   |   By VentureBeat

Alphabet has added a couple more companies to its portfolio of subsidiaries, after two of its moonshot projects graduated into full-fledged independent businesses. Google's parent company has officially operated Project Wing and Project Loon since 2013 and 2014 respectively, though both projects actually predate their official announcements...
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