Tag Archives: SpaceX

SpaceX Launches First Satellite With T-Mobile’s Direct to Cell Service

T-Mobile made an important announcement today as the first set of Starlink satellites have been launched on board SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket. The event, streamed live last night, holds a significant milestone in this department. Through this, connectivity will be available just about anywhere in the US for T-Mobile’s subscribers, even in dead zones.  With the satellites now in low-Earth orbit, T-Mobile expects to start field testing the new service using SpaceX’s satellites with Direct to Cell … [read full article]

T-Mobile working with SpaceX to make a truly global connection

And there we have it– T-Mobile and SpaceX unveiled the big news they announced yesterday.  At a live event held earlier today at SpaceX’s starbase in southern Texas, the two CEOs, Mike Sievert and Elon Musk, announced Coverage Above and Beyond. This is a new plan that brings cell phone connectivity to just about every part of the US, even in some of the most remote … [read full article]

T-Mobile, SpaceX has a joint launch tomorrow, Aug. 25

T-Mobile is joining forces with Elon Musk’s SpaceX for an important launch. The event is slated for Thursday, August 25th at 8PM ET. According to SpaceX’s tweet, its chief engineer, Elon Musk, will be joined by T-Mobile president, Mike Sievert, at the event.   As of the moment, details about this event are sparse. But the tweet details that the launch aims to “increase connectivity.”  The event will … [read full article]