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SpaceX's Starlink has no licence to operate in India and the public should steer clear until it does, say lawmakers

Starlink has begun taking pre-bookings for the service in India, according to government officials.Joan Cros/NurPhoto via Getty Images The Indian government has said SpaceX's Starlink has no license to operate in the country. Despite this, Starlink is taking pre-bookings for its satellite-internet service, per officials. Elon Musk's company told Reuters that it had no comment on the situation "for now." Indian lawmakers said Elon Musk's Starlink internet service has no licence to ...
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India Asks Starlink to Obtain License for Internet Services

The Indian government has asked Starlink Internet Services of Elon Musk’s SpaceX aerospace company to comply with the country’s regulatory framework before offering its satellite-based internet services.
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The government says Elon Musk’s Starlink is not a licensee and advises the public not to subscribe to the service.

Elon Musk-led SpaceX’s satellite broadband arm Starlink is not licensed to offer satellite-based internet services in India, the Centre said on Friday. In a statement, the government said it has come to notice that Starlink has started pre-selling/booking the satellite-based Starlink Internet Services in the country. The same is also evident from the website of Starlink wherein satellite-based internet services can be booked by users in Indian territory, the DoT observed. [Via]
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SpaceX has pushed back delivery times for some Starlink preorders and apologized to customers, saying that silicon shortages have slowed production of its internet kit

Elon Musk's SpaceX offered an apology to some of its Starlink customers.Picture Alliance/Getty Images Elon Musk's SpaceX apologized to Starlink preorder customers for shipping delays. Silicon shortages have slowed down Starlink's production rate, per the company's email. A Starlink customer said the mid- to late 2021 delivery date he was given was delayed to January 2022. SpaceX has apologized to Starlink customers after pushing back some preorders, saying that silicon shortag...
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SpaceX apologizes to customers for Starlink shipping delays

Starlink operator SpaceX has said that recent silicon shortages have impacted its production rate and affected its ability to fulfill “many” orders.
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#Dubai Ranks of IPO Hopefuls Grow With Shuaa Plans for Two Listings - Bloomberg

Dubai Ranks of IPO Hopefuls Grow With Shuaa Plans for Two Listings - BloombergShuaa Capital PSC, which oversees around $14 billion in assets, is considering initial public offerings of two of its portfolio companies as Dubai’s efforts to revive its stock market gain traction among private businesses, according to people familiar with the matter.The investment bank and asset manager has been in talks with the Dubai Financial Market about listing Stanford Marine Group and NCM Investment, the peopl...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

Hi, all. Apple will finally let you fix your own iPhone, and a cyberattack has sent the price of cheese tumbling.Let's get to it. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Download Insider's app – click here for iOS and here for Android. Irina Dobrolyubova/Getty Images 1. Apple will finally let customers fix their own iPhones. Apple's "Self Service Repair" program will begin selling parts for the iPhone 12 and iPhone 13 early next year. Until now, the only way to fix an iPhone ha...
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Space debris from a Russian missile test could disrupt Elon Musk's Starlink project to beam the internet from orbit

An illustration of SpaceX's Starlink network of satellites.Getty Images Russia sent thousands of bits of space debris flying with an anti-satellite missile test. It will likely cross paths with SpaceX's fleet of Starlink satellites, an expert told Insider. Starlink gear could get hit before it's possible for it to dodge the new space junk. Elon Musk's Starlink satellites are likely to cross paths with the debris released when Russia destroyed a satellite in a missile test this...
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Elon Musk met with Brazilian minister to discuss bringing SpaceX's Starlink internet to the Amazon rainforest

SpaceX's Starlink could provide internet to remote areas in Brazil and help monitor deforestation in the Amazon rainforest.Britta Pedersen/Pool/AFP via Getty Images Elon Musk met a Brazilian minister to discuss a partnership between the government and SpaceX. SpaceX's Starlink could provide internet to people, schools, and health centers in rural areas. Starlink could also monitor illegal deforestation, which Brazil wants to stop by 2028. Elon Musk met Brazil's communications mini...
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A routine Starlink launch turned into something otherworldly this weekend (ars technica)

Enlarge / SpaceX launches its 25th mission on Saturday, lifting above the fog. (credit: SpaceX) By most measures, the Saturday morning launch of a previously flown Falcon 9 rocket seemed fairly pedestrian. After all, SpaceX had already launched 24 rockets this year, so adding one more Starlink satellite mission on top was no big deal. This has all become pretty routine. Moreover, the company had already worked through a hectic week, safely landing the Crew-2 mission for NASA in the Gulf...
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An altcoin called starlink rallied as Elon Musk's company launched 53 internet satellites into orbit

Illustration of SpaceX's Starlink network of satellites. Getty Images An altcoin called starlink rallied a day after Elon Musk's SpaceX launched 53 additional internet satellites into orbit. The price of the coin peaked at a record high on November 14, reflecting a 117% rise from November 13. There are now more than 1,600 Starlink satellites in orbit, since the first two prototypes were launched in 2018. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. An ...
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Tesla owners say they've spotted SpaceX's Starlink internet dishes at Supercharger stations - a month after Elon Musk promised WiFi at the charging sites

A Tesla Supercharger station in Burbank, CA. Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images Tesla owners claimed to have spotted SpaceX's Starlink internet dishes at Tesla Supercharger stations. They posted photos of dishes at Supercharger stations in Florida, New York, and Connecticut. It comes one month after Elon Musk said Tesla's Supercharger stations would get WiFi. Some Tesla owners have spotted what appear to be SpaceX's Starlink internet dishes at Tesla Supercharge...
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#Dubai’s IPO Stampede Sees First Private Firm Unveil Listing Plan - Bloomberg

Dubai’s IPO Stampede Sees First Private Firm Unveil Listing Plan - Bloomberg Dubai-based information technology company StarLink plans to go public early next year, in a sign the government’s goal of listing state firms is encouraging the private sector to follow suit. Starlink is working with Egyptian investment bank EFG Hermes and expects to finalize its listing on the Nasdaq Dubai bourse in the first quarter of next year, Chief Executive Officer Nidal Othman said in an interview. The compan...
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Stunning photo shows SpaceX rocket rising above Florida fog

SpaceX's most recent rocket launch took place at the weekend in thick fog at Cape Canaveral in Florida, and the resulting imagery is absolutely stunning.
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SpaceX Launches 53 Starlink Satellites Into Orbit

SpaceX launched 53 Starlink satellites into orbit from Florida on Saturday.
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SpaceX's new, smaller Starlink satellite-internet dish is a rectangle - take a look at the new design

SpaceX SpaceX's Starlink announced a new rectangular satellite-internet dish. The new user terminal is part of a simplified kit that includes a WiFi-only router. Starlink also introduced a variety of options for mounting the dish in different locations. SpaceX just updated its Starlink website with a new rectangular satellite dish. SpaceX The new user terminal - as the company calls it - is thinner and lighter than the original circular model. SpaceX Th...
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Elon Musk just lost $50 billion in 2 days, but he's still the world's richest person. Here's how the Tesla and SpaceX CEO makes and spends his $288 billion fortune.

Patrick Pleul/picture alliance via Getty Images Elon Musk just lost $50 billion in just two days, but he's still the richest person in the world. A notorious workaholic, Musk doesn't spend his money on lavish vacations or expensive hobbies. Here's how Musk makes and spends his $288 billion fortune. Decades before becoming a father of six and amassing an $288 billion fortune, Musk taught himself to code as a child growing up in South Africa. By the time he was 12, he sold ...
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Starlink, the satellite internet arm of Elon Musk’s Space X offers cheaper internet rates for India.

Starlink, the satellite internet arm of Elon Musk’s SpaceX, is planning to subsidize its rates in India. Starlink has opened pre-bookings for its internet services in India with a deposit and received a decent response in the country. The company is also exploring prospects of collaborating with telecom companies in India to expand broadband services in the country with a focus on rural areas. [Via]
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Right-to-Repair Victory Forces Subaru to Tweak Things in Massachusetts

Subaru of America will be canceling Starlink telematics subscriptions on all new 2022 vehicles sold in Massachusetts thanks to the state having an amended right-to-repair law that’s wildly unpopular with global automakers. If you’ve been following our coverage, Massachusetts has become ground zero for consumer advocacy groups, independent repair shops, and car buyers that have grown […] The post Right-to-Repair Victory Forces Subaru to Tweak Things in Massachusetts appeared first on The Truth Ab...
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Former SpaceX exec says the public has a different perception of Elon Musk: 'We see him differently during work.'

Elon Musk hosted the May 8, 2021 episode of 'Saturday Night Live'. Will Heath/NBC via Getty Images SpaceX's 7th hire told Insider that the public sees Elon Musk differently to how employees see him. Hans Koenigsmann said Musk jokes around at work but it's harder for the public to know when he's joking. Musk regularly tweets to his 61.5 million followers and hosted the SNL comedy show back in May. A former SpaceX executive, who worked at the aerospace company for 19 year...
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Former SpaceX exec says Blue Origin's lawsuit over NASA choosing SpaceX for a $2.9 billion contract looks 'desperate'

Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty/Axel Springer Blue Origin looks "desperate" for its SpaceX-related lawsuit, former VP of Musk's space firm said. It comes after Blue Origin lost a lawsuit against NASA over SpaceX winning a $2.9 billion contract. Hans Koenigsmann told Insider he doesn't think there's anything SpaceX needs to beat Blue Origin at. Jeff Bezos' space company, Blue Origin, looks "desperate" for taking legal action...
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Amazon Seeks US Regulators Permission To Launch Another 4,538 Satellites

Amazon's Kuiper Systems asked U.S. regulators for permission to launch another 4,538 satellites that would bolster its constellation as it competes with Elon Musk's SpaceX for broadband-from-space customers. From a report: The additions would bring Kuiper's constellation to 7,774 satellites, the company said in a filing Thursday with the Federal Communications Commission. The companies are joining a rush to offer internet service from orbits near the Earth, spurred in a part by decreasing launch...
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Boeing Wins FCC Approval for Satellite Internet Despite SpaceX's Best Attempts (gizmodo)

SpaceX’s Starlink will eventually have more competition in the satellite broadband business—and rural Americans will have more providers to choose from. The FCC on Wednesday gave Boeing the go-ahead to launch its own satellites, which SpaceX complained would cause interference with its network.Read more... [Author: Florence Ion]
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Boeing gets permission for Starlink-like internet-from-space project

Boeing has been granted permission to deploy satellites capable of beaming internet from space, similar to what SpaceX's Starlink service is already doing.
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SpaceX's Starlink is planning to roll out 200,000 user terminals in India, as Elon Musk's satellite internet company seeks to go big in Asia

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk confirmed on Twitter Starlink's plans to expand into India. Hannibal Hanschke Pool / Getty Images Elon Musk's SpaceX said it wants to deploy 200,000 Starlink user terminals in India by December 2022. Starlink's director in India said Monday that the company had set up a wholly-owned India subsidiary. SpaceX is also planning to launch Starlink in the Philippines, per Bloomberg. SpaceX's satellite internet network, Starlink, wants to roll out 200,000 user...
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Elon Musk's Starlink says it's struggling to fulfill orders for its internet kits because of the microchip shortage

Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Britta Pedersen / POOL / AFP via Getty Images SpaceX's Starlink says a microchip shortage has delayed production of its internet kits. The shortage "has impacted our ability to fulfill orders," Starlink says on its website. It's not the first time SpaceX has referred to chip shortages impacting Starlink's production. SpaceX's satellite internet service, Starlink, says it's suffering production delays because of the global chip shortage."Silicon shor...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

Welcome back, folks. Today we've got the latest on Amazon's plans to sell you the internet and a mysterious "black hole" discovered by a Reddit user.Shall we?If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Download Insider's app - click here for iOS and here for Android. Amazon 1. Amazon wants to provide you internet (from space). By the end of 2022, the company will launch two prototype satellites as part of Project Kuiper, a broadband service that will beam internet down from s...
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Amazon's Satellite Launch Schedule Puts It Nearly 4 Years Behind Starlink

Amazon plans to launch its first prototype broadband satellites in Q4 2022, which would be nearly four years after SpaceX launched its first prototype Starlink satellites. Ars Technica reports: "This morning, we filed an experimental license application with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to launch, deploy, and operate two prototype satellites for Project Kuiper," Amazon said in a blog post. "These satellites -- KuiperSat-1 and KuiperSat-2 -- are an important step in the development...
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Amazon aims to launch prototype broadband internet satellites by Q4 2022 – without Bezos' Blue Origin

Meanwhile, SpaceX already has 1,000+ orbiting Starlink birds Amazon hopes to launch two prototype satellites into low Earth orbit by the end of 2022 as part of Project Kuiper – its $10bn effort to provide a commercial satellite broadband service that will compete with SpaceX’s Starlink constellation.…
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SpaceX's Starlink Registers in India, Aims To Deploy 200,000 Active Terminals by 2022

Starlink, part of Elon Musk's SpaceX company, has formed a subsidiary in India and is preparing to apply for licenses from the local government, according to a top official. From a report: "Pleased to share that SpaceX now has a 100% owned subsidiary in India," Sanjay Bhargava, India director for Starlink, said in a LinkedIn post Monday. Starlink's local India unit is registered with the name Starlink Satellite Communications Private Limited. A local unit is required for an internet company to o...
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