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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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02.13.12
Live from Camp Pendleton with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro Portable (video)
02.13.12

Live from Camp Pendleton with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro Portable (video)

There's no power outlet, land-based internet connection or even a decent cell signal in sight, yet...

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12.09.11
ViaSat-1 sends its first words through the stratosphere to cooing stateside relatives
12.09.11

ViaSat-1 sends its first words through the stratosphere to cooing stateside relatives

The ViaSat-1 story seems to be orbiting its way toward a happy ending in time for Christmas. Th...

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10.08.11
ViaSat-1 scheduled to launch October 19th, spreading high-speed satellite service across North America
10.08.11

ViaSat-1 scheduled to launch October 19th, spreading high-speed satellite service across North America

It's been delayed a few times already, but the high-capacity ViaSat-1 satellite is now in the pro...

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09.21.11
IRL: WildBlue satellite internet, international charging, a flashing habit and failing to get work done on an iPad
09.21.11

IRL: WildBlue satellite internet, international charging, a flashing habit and failing to get work done on an iPad

Welcome to IRL, an ongoing feature where we talk about the gadgets, apps and toys we're using in r...

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03.12.09
Broadband stimulus plan comes to life, rural teens 'psyched'
03.12.09

Broadband stimulus plan comes to life, rural teens 'psyched'

The broadband stimulus project is moving forwards in the manner most familiar to our federal burea...

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