DARPA wants to build an “internet” of connected satellites in low Earth orbit

DARPA wants to build an “internet” of connected satellites in low Earth orbit

If you’ve taken a good look at the night sky in recent years, you may have noticed a few other twinkling lights. This is largely due to an increase in satellites in low Earth orbit, an increasing number of which are deployed to provide satellite internet service. SpaceX, OneWeband Amazon, the latter through its launch … Read more

Wi-Fi in cars? FCC approves Elon Musk’s Starlink internet service

Wi-Fi in cars?  FCC approves Elon Musk’s Starlink internet service

The FCC has granted a request by SpaceX to offer Starlink Wi-Fi service in cars and in other forms of transport such as ships and airplanes. He will join the home internet service already availableas well as partnerships with personalities such as Delta and Hawaiian Airlines. Offers with cruise lines would also be under construction. … Read more

VIPC’s Virginia Venture Partners invests in Lynk to provide

VIPC’s Virginia Venture Partners invests in Lynk to provide

Richmond, Virginia, July 5, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Virginia Venture Partnersthe equity investment program of Virginia Innovation Partnership Society (VIPC), today announced an investment in Lynk. Lynk, based in Falls Church, Va., provides high-speed satellite connectivity directly to customers’ existing standard mobile phones; even in the most isolated areas, without the need to buy a … Read more