Iridium Subsequent: plans for subsequent-gen satellite tv for pc community
Though nothing is about in stone, everybody’s favourite why-aren’t-they-lifeless-but satellite tv for pc communications agency, Iridium, is beginning to sketch out its subsequent gen satellite tv for pc community, titled, clearly sufficient. Iridium Subsequent. Trying to go far past mere satphone calling and the like, Subsequent may properly embrace environmental monitoring, sat-images, GPS, and a 10Mbps “broadband” mesh community. It’s going to value Iridium about $2b once they mild it up on or earlier than 2016, however don’t be concerned, you are positive to proceed paying a buck or two a minute for benefiting from that community, too.