Satellite internet

08.21.12
Intellectual Ventures launches Kymeta spinoff, promises slim satellite broadband hotspots
08.21.12

Intellectual Ventures launches Kymeta spinoff, promises slim satellite broadband hotspots

Intellectual Ventures is best known for its tendency to sue everyone, but it's going some distance...

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07.23.12
Avanti launches prepaid, Ka-band satellite internet access, wants us Yelping from the Alps
07.23.12

Avanti launches prepaid, Ka-band satellite internet access, wants us Yelping from the Alps

Avanti has been beaming satellite broadband to Europe for awhile, but it's been tied to a subscrip...

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06.19.12
Gogo spreads its in-flight WiFi wings further with SES satellite deal
06.19.12

Gogo spreads its in-flight WiFi wings further with SES satellite deal

Rejoice frequent-flying lovers of the Interwebs. All systems continue to be a go for in-flight WiF...

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05.24.12
Navy plans ship-based LTE for close-quarters communication
05.24.12

Navy plans ship-based LTE for close-quarters communication

Bandwidth is a precious commodity on military vessels. Ships in the US Navy fleet are generating m...

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05.18.12
Gogo and AeroSat get friendly on Ku-band, bring international in-flight WiFi closer
05.18.12

Gogo and AeroSat get friendly on Ku-band, bring international in-flight WiFi closer

Gogo has a virtual lock on in-flight WiFi for the US, but most of us forget that everything goes d...

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05.17.12
DirecTV to offer broadband to the boonies, teams up with ViaSat and Hughes Satellite providers
05.17.12

DirecTV to offer broadband to the boonies, teams up with ViaSat and Hughes Satellite providers

Sure, living in the boonies may give you plenty of space to test out high-tech farming equipment,...

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04.11.12
The Engadget Interview: ViaSat CEO Mark Dankberg on Exede and the future of in-flight WiFi
04.11.12

The Engadget Interview: ViaSat CEO Mark Dankberg on Exede and the future of in-flight WiFi

When you think about satellite internet, dismal speeds, ridiculous latency and astronomical fees ar...

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04.03.12
ViaSat Exede review
04.03.12

ViaSat Exede review

Broadband in the boonies has long been an unreasonable ask. As slack-jawed farmers are fond of tell...

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02.14.12
Satellite web surfing at 40Mbps with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro (video)
02.14.12

Satellite web surfing at 40Mbps with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro (video)

If you've been relying on a satellite modem for your daily dose of the Internet, you're probably al...

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