reader comments 77 with 63 posters participating Share this story Starlink’s median download speeds in the US dropped from 90.6Mbps to 62.5Mbps between the first and second quarters of 2022, according to Ookla speed tests. Starlink’s median upload speeds in the US dropped from 9.3Mbps to 7.2Mbps in the same timeframe. Median latency also got ..
Enlarge / A stack of 60 Starlink satellites launched in 2019. reader comments 305 with 159 posters participating Share this story A Russian diplomat said civilian satellites could be legitimate military targets in a statement that seems to refer to Starlink providing broadband access in Ukraine. Civilian satellites “may become a legitimate target for retaliation,” ..
Getty Images | SOPA Images reader comments 121 with 64 posters participating Share this story SpaceX’s Starlink division has appealed the Federal Communications Commission decision to block it from receiving $885.51 million in broadband funding. Starlink called the funding reversal “grossly unfair” and “flawed as a matter of both law and policy.” The appeal submitted ..
Getty Images | Bet_Noire reader comments 45 with 34 posters participating Share this story Dish Network and Viasat lost their attempt to block one of the key approvals Starlink received from the Federal Communications Commission. On Friday, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit rejected the Viasat and Dish protests in ..
Enlarge / T-Mobile’s Mike Sievert and SpaceX’s Elon Musk appear on stage at Starbase Thursday evening. reader comments 293 with 133 posters participating Share this story BOCA CHICA, Texas—SpaceX and T-Mobile announced an ambitious plan on Thursday evening to provide ubiquitous connectivity from space to anyone with a cell phone. The project would pair SpaceX’s ..
Getty Images | PM Images reader comments 251 with 123 posters participating Share this story The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has rejected Starlink’s application to receive $885.51 million in broadband funding, essentially canceling a grant awarded by the FCC during then-Chairman Ajit Pai’s tenure. Starlink was tentatively awarded the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF) grant ..
Enlarge / A Starlink satellite dish. reader comments 80 with 54 posters participating Share this story Over a year and a half after tentatively winning $886 million in broadband funding from the government’s Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF), SpaceX is still trying to get paid by the Federal Communications Commission. One problem for Starlink—though not ..
Enlarge / Starlink Maritime puts dual terminals on large boats. reader comments 29 with 22 posters participating Share this story SpaceX yesterday announced a Starlink Maritime service that will bring satellite Internet service to large boats for $5,000 per month and an up-front hardware purchase of $10,000. “From merchant vessels to oil rigs to premium ..
Enlarge / A Starlink satellite dish. reader comments 57 with 26 posters participating Share this story SpaceX has secured US approval to provide Starlink satellite Internet service on moving vehicles, ships, and airplanes. In an order released Thursday, the Federal Communications Commission granted SpaceX’s application to operate consumer and enterprise Earth stations in motion (ESIM) ..
Starlink di Elon Musk sta rendendo molto nervoso il Paritto Comunista Cinese perchè aggiunge una variabile inattesa a un gioco, la conquista dello spazio, che la Cina pensava di aver già vinto, almeno secondo un esperto del settore.”È importante capire che la società SpaceX di Elon Musk è l’unica cosa che mantiene gli Stati Uniti ..