Facebook invests in Asia Pacific Gateway underwater internet cable
Posted in: Miscellaneous at 06/07/2012 19:04
Facebook has invested in a 10,000km (6,214 mile) Asian undersea cable project.
The Asia Pacific Gateway (APG) is designed to improve internet speeds for citizens and businesses in the region.
The cable will run directly from Malaysia to South Korea and Japan, with links branching off to other countries.
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Facebook invests in APAC undersea cable
Facebook has pumped an undisclosed sum in an Asian undersea cable project aimed at improving Internet availability and speeds for users in the region.
BBC reported Thursday that Facebook said this initiative, dubbed Asia-Pacific Gateway (APG), will help boost membership in what was already one of its fastest growing markets.