24th January 2012
By Madison Ruppert
Contributing Writer for Wake Up World
They call it the “Hackerspace Global Grid” and organizers say it would be made up of a network of low-orbiting satellites, all relatively small in size, which would be used to allow internet access that could not be controlled or blocked by any government censors.
The Hackerspace Global Grid, or HGG for short, would also integrate an array of base stations which would be located around the world.
The HGG is aimed at providing a way for activists and journalists to obtain access to the internet, even when a repressive government has cut off access or censored the internet in one way or another.