Tag: Starlink

UK looks to challenge Elon Musk’s Starlink after winning bid for bankrupt satellite company OneWeb

The U.K. government is set to try and take on Elon Musk’s Starlink after it was crowned the winning bidder of failed satellite company OneWeb at an auction in New York. Like Starlink, OneWeb is aiming to establish a satellite network that can beam high-speed, low latency internet to Earth. Founded in 2012, OneWeb raised around […]

Elon Musk’s internet from space: 60 new SpaceX satellites bring US service closer

Elon Musk’s SpaceX on Monday launched 60 more Starlink satellites into low Earth orbit, bringing the company’s Starlink satellite broadband internet service closer to its planned mid-2020 go-live date for the US and Canada. The Monday launch of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, is one of six more launches […]