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    Rocketsat internet

    Good Day All Has anyone used Rocketsat internet.? Just curious on legitimacy
  2. Gordon_R

    Satellite will gain hi-res view of greenhouse effect
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    Satellite and cable TV suffers biggest subscriber drop ever

    Satellite and cable TV suffers biggest subscriber drop ever US pay TV platforms lost over a million subscribers during the July to September period, according to USA Today. Citing finds from research firm MoffetNathanson, USA Today added that this level of subscriber loss is the biggest...
  4. Kevin Lancaster

    nSight1 nanosatellite sent into orbit

    nSight1 nanosatellite sent into orbit Weighing just 2.5kg, South Africa’s first privately-owned nanosatellite, nSight1, has been successfully launched into orbit from the International Space Station (ISS).
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    Wireless to Fibre/Satellite Options Cape Town?

    I'm busy putting feelers out there for experiences with any fibre alternative in Cape Town. Looking for any isp/package that offers any upload speed that's upwards from at least 2mb. Have 2 users in my household, one for business in the entertainment industry (not too heavy use though...
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    US Satellites Work In Syria, But Not Ukraine

    We have crystal clear color images of Russian equipment in Syria but only grainy black & white photos with little dots on them to prove “Russan aggression” in Ukraine This article originally appeared in Neo Presse . Translated by Boris Jaruselski for Russia Insider. The Ukraine crisis has...
  7. joppenheim

    DSTV Explora and Xtraview installation with one cable?

    Hi there Does anybody know if its possible to buy a multi-core coaxial (RG6) cable? The reason I ask is that to install DSTV Explora with Xtraview will require up to 7 coaxial cables: (7 coaxial cables make your home look like you are running a Google server!) 2x from LNB to DSTV Explora...
  8. Kevin Lancaster

    A new space race is on to bring the internet to the whole world

    A new space race is on to bring the internet to the whole world The race is on to get billions of people connected to the internet via a global network of satellites.
  9. Kevin Lancaster

    South Africa to launch continent’s first private satellite

    South Africa to launch continent’s first private satellite Africa’s first private satellite will be launched in 2016.
  10. Kevin Lancaster

    SA air traffic at risk after satellite navigation data deleted

    SA air traffic at risk after satellite navigation data deleted About 70 airports have been removed from one of the world’s leading satellite navigation systems, compromising air traffic safety in South Africa
  11. Kevin Lancaster

    Japanese space army in the works

    Japan to launch “Space Army” Japan is planning to launch a military space force by 2019 that would initially be tasked with protecting satellites from dangerous debris orbiting the Earth
  12. Kevin Lancaster

    Carbon dioxide tracking satellite to be launched by NASA

    NASA to launch satellite to track carbon dioxide The satellite will take one million measurements per day in a bid to track the leading cause of greenhouse gas
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    Satellite Internet in Mozambique

    We are planning a trip from SA to Mozambique. It starts at Maputo and will end in Pemba (Cabo DelGabo). So this trip will be up along the coast. We are looking for reliable internet solution. Satellite? 3G? Any suggestions?
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    Logitech Z5500 Satellite

    Hey Guys So my Z5500 satellite was a victim of my cat who knocked it over and screwed up the cone. Does anyone have one lying around I can purchase from them, as logitech no longer sells or supports it. :( it's one of the 4 surround satellites. Thanks
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    Stable, MOBILE broadband to for video upload streaming?

    Hi I do video streaming, but sometimes I am required to do this from a remote location where, obviously I cannot be sure of which mobile broadband provider works best IF there is connectivity AT ALL. My ideal solution is satellite uplink, but who is the best provider, and what upload...
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    Yahclick for VoIP - behind mountain?

    VoIP via satellite such as Yahclick could be the answer to the rural problem of stolen copper and nonexistent GSM. What if the user site is behind a mountain or in a deep valley? Think of the Koo at Montagu, Cederberg farmers, small farms behind Simon's Town moumtains? Isn't line of site...
  17. jes

    Business internet connectivity options compared

    Business internet connectivity options compared A list comparing the pros and cons of various business-grade internet connections
  18. LazyLion

    Verizon Drops Muslim TV Channel Whose Owner Beheaded His General Manager Yeah, let's combat negative stereotypes by abusing our wives and beheading them! :wtf:
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    C Band Dish Installation

    Looking for an installer who can install a C Band dish and set it up. PM me if you are available.
  20. Rouxenator

    What FTA can I get with my DSTV dish

    I'm canceling my DSTV and was wondering if it will be worth it to get some kind of FTA receiver and hook it up to my DSTV dish. Can someone maybe tell me what I will be able to receive with my dish in its current (DSTV) position? The receiver I am looking at is this one ...