Tag: Spacex

  • SpaceX is Testing Upgraded Starlink Dishes & Satellites

    SpaceX is Testing Upgraded Starlink Dishes & Satellites

    SpaeX’s Starlink home internet service has brought high-speed internet to millions who in the past didn’t have it and others who wanted other options. Now SpaceX has received FCC clearance to start testing the second-generation Starlink dishes. These new dishes come with some big improvements, including the ability to use it when in motion on […]

  • DISH Sues to Stop SpaceX’s Second-Gen Starlink Satellites

    DISH Sues to Stop SpaceX’s Second-Gen Starlink Satellites

    SpaceX has set an aggressive timeline when it comes to the global expansion of its Starlink satellite internet service and the rollout of its second-gen Starlink satellites. This new second-gen satellite will add new abilities, better speeds, greater coverage, and even work with T-Mobile phones to remove any dead spots, at least for texting. Now […]

  • Netflix is Launching a Real-Time Documentary on the SpaceX Civilian Mission in September

    Netflix is Launching a Real-Time Documentary on the SpaceX Civilian Mission in September

    As SpaceX gets ready to launch its first all-civilian mission to space this fall, Netflix is standing by with a series to document the excursion in near real-time. Netflix announced the documentary, Countdown: Inspiration4 Mission To Space, will premiere with two episodes on September 6 and September 13, ahead of the SpaceX launch tentatively scheduled […]

  • SpaceX Wants Starlink to Offer Global Coverage by September

    SpaceX Wants Starlink to Offer Global Coverage by September

    SpaceX has set an aggressive timeline when it comes to the global expansion of its Starlink satellite internet service, expecting to offer global coverage by September. “We’ve successfully deployed 1,800 or so satellites and once all those satellites reach their operational orbit, we will have continuous global coverage, so that should be like September timeframe,” […]

  • SpaceX Will Place Starlink Terminals at Google Cloud Data Centers

    SpaceX Will Place Starlink Terminals at Google Cloud Data Centers

    As SpaceX continues to roll out its Starlink satellite internet service around the world, the company has partnered with Google to place Starlink terminals at Google cloud data centers. With the partnership, SpaceX will use the cloud to better serve Starlink customers while Google will have access to Starlink’s fast and secure internet for enterprise […]

  • SpaceX Starlink Will Be ‘Fully Mobile’ This Year, Musk Says

    SpaceX Starlink Will Be ‘Fully Mobile’ This Year, Musk Says

    As beta testing of SpaceX’s Starlink internet service continues, Elon Musk has taken to Twitter again to answer some questions about the current status of the service and the future of Starlink. In response to Tim Dodd, host of the “Our Ludicrous Future” podcast, Musk shared that the service should be fully mobile this year. […]

  • SpaceX Launches Another 60 Starlink Satellites for High Speed Internet

    SpaceX Launches Another 60 Starlink Satellites for High Speed Internet

    This week, SpaceX launched another batch of 60 satellites for its Starlink internet service. On Wednesday, April 7, SpaceX launched the satellites from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida. With four launches last month alone, SpaceX has now launched 1,445 satellites, though just under 70 of those have already […]

  • SpaceX Launches 60 More Starlink Satellites

    SpaceX Launches 60 More Starlink Satellites

    SpaceX has launched another 60 satellites to build its Starlink internet service. SpaceX now has around 1,000 satellites in orbit. SpaceX also shared on Twitter Monday night that Starlink is now offering beta service in the US and internationally and will expand “to near global coverage of the populated world in 2021.” The company is […]

  • SpaceX Starlink is Now Available for the Public to Preorder

    SpaceX Starlink is Now Available for the Public to Preorder

    SpaceX is now taking preorders for those who are interested in Starlink internet service. Depending on your address, you might get a message from the company saying that SpaceX is “targeting coverage in your area in mid to late 2021,” with other areas getting a message saying 2022. A message on the Starlink website says […]

  • SpaceX’s Starlink Gets Approval for Beta Testing in the UK

    SpaceX’s Starlink Gets Approval for Beta Testing in the UK

    The UK has given SpaceX approval for beta testing Starlink, with testers already receiving their kits. The Office of Communications in the UK has confirmed that the approval was granted in November. Greece, Germany, and Australia have also reportedly approved the testing.   For beta testing in the UK, SpaceX is charging £439 ($593) for […]