Chinese researchers say Starlink satellites could be used to ram China’s spare hardware, but what they really fear is free speech.
France and the European Union could readily extend sanctions to Russian satellite TV channels but may fear reprisals.
US Vice President Kamala Harris wants rules to safeguard assets in space though few cover the most vital comms assets on the planet.
AT&T’s woes following the purchase of satellite broadcaster DirecTV for USD49mn in 2015 are representative of fundamental changes in how people consume video.
The beta trial of Elon Musk’s Starlink service is as big a potential threat to terrestrial ISPs as Tesla is to Ford and General Motors.
Photons are very fast, but our planet is pretty big.
The calls appear to originate from a provider of mobile satellite services.
Important lessons were learned about comms resiliency after Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico in 2017.
Could storms on the sun disrupt our communications infrastructure? Yes, they can… and do. The potential impact of solar events on satellite infrastructure was discussed…