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Amazon to invest $14 billion in satellite broadband plan – Telco/ISP

Amazon will spend extra than US$ten billion (A$fourteen billion) to build a community of 3236 satellites that will present significant-velocity broadband online companies to people close to the globe who absence this sort of entry.

The announcement follows the US Federal Communications Commission’s acceptance of the strategy, named “Task Kuiper”, for the constellation of very low-Earth orbit (LEO) satellites that will contend with the Starlink community staying designed out by Elon Musk’s SpaceX.

It also comes on the heels of Amazon putting up its biggest financial gain in its 26-year background.

“A task of this scale calls for significant effort

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TikTok Crosses 1 Billion Installs Milestone on Google Play Store Amid Lockdown

With a lot of people stuck indoors during lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, social and video streaming apps have seen a surge in usage. Now, popular short-format video platform TikTok has surpassed one billion installs on the Google Play Store. Currently, the app ranks number three in the ‘Top Free’ category in India, behind Zoom and the government’s Aarogya Setu app at the top position. The surge in installs could also be related to the fact that since many people are now spending time at home, everyone’s looking for different ways to pass the time and be entertained.

TikTok’s

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