Starlink satellite internet service rolls out beta kits across the UK

6 days ago — Quick Read

Great news for those suffering from spotty internet in rural locations. The Starlink satellite internet service has now been approved by Ofcom. Starlink is part of SpaceX and is aiming...

SpaceX successfully deploys 60 Starlink satellites

2 years ago — Quick Read

The SpaceX has successfully kicked off the roll-out of its orbiting broadband system with the launch of 60 satellites.

Virgin wants to turn its Green Broadband Cabinets into EV Charging Points

2 years ago — Quick Read

As Electric Vehicles sales boom there is going to be no such thing as too many charging points on UK streets. Currently charging an Electric Vehicle (EV) can take anywhere...

The European Space Agency to launch satellite with highest-ever data capacity

3 years ago — Quick Read

The ESA - European Space Agency - has partnered with ViaSat for a £60m deal to create a super-high data capacity satellite to bring Wi-Fi to planes and areas currently...

Facebook & Microsoft partner to create the highest-capacity undersea cable yet

5 years ago — Quick Read

Microsoft and Facebook have announced plans for "MAREA", their new 6600 kilometres undersea cable (which means "tide" in Spanish). The cable will run from Bilbao in Spain to the US...

New technique doubles distance of fibre optic communications

6 years ago — Quick Read

UCL researchers have demonstrated a new way to process fibre optic signals that could double the distance data travels error-free through transatlantic sub-marine cables, and cut long-distance transmission costs. As...