The company's faster plans get you decent Internet speeds via satellite -- handy if you live in a rural area with no regular broadband.
From today, rural homes and offices in the UK with access only to dial-up Internet connections can get 2Mbps broadband via satellite. But it might be cheaper to just move house
Eutelsat's newest satellite has begun operations, giving homes and businesses a new option for high-speed Net access. Prices aren't bad--if you can't get plain old DSL.