Satellite Internet

For those unfortunates in flyover country compelled to use satellite Internet, you have our sympathy. No doubt you’ve decided that satellite Internet is the best choice from a number of bad options including dialup access and slow DSL “broadband” (3 … Continue reading

Last summer this space overviewed satellite phone technology and companies. On this outing we focus on one sat com industry player in particular—the venerable Inmarsat, which traces its origins back to 1979. Specifically, we’ll take a look at two of … Continue reading

Satellite telephones, sat phones or satphones are extraterrestrial mobile phones linked to orbiting satellites rather than land-based cellular towers. While bandwidth is limited compared to the latest 4G SmartPhones, satphones essentially have the same capabilities as terrestrial mobile phones. Typically … Continue reading

Acquiring high speed broadband Internet in remote areas can represent a challenge, even with the number of options that are currently available. Many residents that enjoy living in the wilderness are often underserved which is where ViaSat Exede Internet may … Continue reading

Updated:  December 22, 2014 VSAT is a technology that represents another option for Internet connectivity in extremely remote areas and distant field locations. But, what exactly is it and how does it work? If you live in a remote area, … Continue reading

Updated: October 20, 2014 If you are looking for high speed broadband Internet connectivity, HughesNet is one of the top satellite Internet providers that provides high speed Internet, in addition to other useful services. HughesNet satellite Internet is one option … Continue reading

XSAT stands for Exceptional Satellite and is technology that is used to produce mobile satellite telecommunications. This form of satellite communications is designed to support data and voice in the mobile environment for a variety of uses in locations on … Continue reading

Updated: September 7, 2014 If you live in a remote or rural area, it can be a challenge to acquire high speed Internet service. Most of the cable and DSL services do not extend their technology to rural areas, but … Continue reading

As technology progresses there are more options available for establishing Internet connectivity regardless of where you are located or if you are constantly on the go.  If you travel for work or go on vacation or it is simply difficult … Continue reading

If you are unfamiliar with two-way satellite Internet it may be worthwhile to learn about this type of Internet connection if you are having trouble obtaining access to high speed broadband service through other methods.  Obtaining high speed broadband Internet … Continue reading

Updated: August 24, 2014 DirecTV is one of the major television broadcasting providers that has been in existence for more than a decade. The TV broadcasting giant made its foray into the Internet Service Provider (ISP) market several years back. … Continue reading

Updated: August 24, 2014 A slow satellite Internet connection can be caused by a lot of different factors. The good news is there is a variety of different troubleshooting methods you can use to try and improve connection performance. Does … Continue reading

Owning an RV is becoming a way of life for people who want to travel and spend their life on the road.  Many people also work as travel writers and thanks to increased availability of Internet access they can take … Continue reading

The process of installing your own satellite Internet television is not as difficult as it sounds.  With the right equipment and a few installation tips you can be up and running within a matter of hours and save a few … Continue reading

Updated: July 8, 2014 If a DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) or cable Internet connection is not an option in your area, you can always opt to install a satellite broadband Internet connection, as long as you have a clear view … Continue reading