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FCC proposes freeing up more spectrum for in-flight Wi-Fi

The FCC unanimously votes to take comments on a proposal that would auction off 500MHz worth of wireless spectrum for in-flight Wi-Fi, greatly adding to capacity and speed of the service.

By May 9, 2013


Tech Time Machine: 6 April

It's a big day in tech as we discuss the launch of Intelsat I, the discovery of teflon and the patenting of celluloid.

By April 5, 2012


Google points to Iowa for sowing satellite antenna farm

If approved by the FCC, Google's satellite dishes could get feeds from broadcast networks and even be bundled with the company's high-speed Internet service.

By February 20, 2012


Finally, broadband satellite with real speed

In 2012, Hughes Communications plans to launch a satellite that could improve performance tenfold. But will it be a real competitor to other broadband services?

By November 9, 2010


Rogue satellite could kill cable programming

Satellite that lost contact with its control center could enter the orbit of another satellite that delivers cable programming to U.S., AP reports.

By May 12, 2010


Buzz Out Loud Podcast 1113: There's no Moore's law for chemistry

New Netbook chips promise to increase battery life, which sends Molly into a tizzy about battery life. But battery life does not keep pace with chip law, as Rafe states so well.

By November 24, 2009


Cisco in space

By April 13, 2007