SpaceX launch 60 more Starlink satellites

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SpaceX launch 60 more Starlink satellites

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At the end of January 2021 10 thousand customers were already using the beta version. Early adopters claim that the Internet works without interruptions even in extreme weather conditions.
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Now that Russia has a submarine specifically designed to cut undersea (internet) cables used by every one including the military, maybe Starlink will become the only long-term option :shock:
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The Royal Navy cut the German telegraph cables n WW1 & WW2 not only to interrupt the long distance communications but to force the use of radio communications that could be intercepted. The normal method was to tow a grapnel behind a ship until the cable was hooked and then continue until it was broken. They also cut the UK France cables after Dunkirk.
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