SpaceX’s Starlink satellite-internet service provides rapid speeds of 175 Mbps in freezing temperatures, high winds and deep snow, users report

Users of SpaceX’s Starlink satellite-internet service said how impressed they were with download speeds in snow and high-speed winds on the Reddit Starlink community. One user reported speeds reaching 175 Mbps in the colder air, which is 20 Mbps faster than usual. The Starlink terminal even withstood a user’s 175 mph leafblower. The terminal –…Continue Reading

Starlink testers will pay $99 per month for SpaceX’s satellite internet

SpaceX’s Starlink internet satellite will cost early beta testers $99 a month, not including the $499 upfront cost for the hardware kit needed to access the network. According to CNBC and multiple other sources, the private space company has sent the information in an email to potential beta testers who previously signed up to receive…Continue Reading

SpaceX’s Starlink will provide free satellite internet to families in Texas school district

Image: Joe Burbank / Orlando Sentinel / Tribune News Service via Getty Images Michael Kan for PCMag 2020-10-26 20:01:13 UTC Follow @https://twitter.com/PCMag PCMag.com is a leading authority on technology, delivering Labs-based, independent reviews of the latest products and services. Our expert industry analysis and practical solutions help you make better buying decisions and get more…Continue Reading

Starlink und die Cloud: Microsoft geht Partnerschaft mit SpaceX ein

Microsofts modulares Azure-Data-Center. (Foto: Microsoft) 20.10.2020, 23:34 Uhr Gerade keine Zeit? Jetzt speichern und später lesen Microsoft sieht Potenziale für seinen Cloud-Dienst Azure auch da, wo konventioneller Internetzugang nicht zu haben ist. Deshalb kooperiert der Tech-Riese nun mit SpaceX. Mit dem mobilen „Azure Modular Datacenter“ will Microsoft besonders Organisationen in Krisengebieten und anderen schwierigen Lokationen…Continue Reading