Driving down a lonely stretch of highway. Trekking through verdant backcountry. Waiting out a severe storm.
At first, the service will focus on letting people send text messages from anywhere they have a clear view of the sky. And in time, Sievert said T-Mobile will work on using that new network for voice calls and data connections.
“It’s going to massively improve people’s convenience and it’s going to save lives,” Musk said.
But how will a system like this actually work? What will you have to do to use it? And who else is trying to make this work? Here’s what we know so far.
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