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Elon Musk accuses Amazon of trying to ‘hamstring’ SpaceX’s Starlink satellite project, but Amazon says SpaceX is trying to ‘smother competition’

Elon Musk on Tuesday accused Amazon of trying to “hamstring” his satellite-internet project, Starlink. Amazon is protesting an FCC request from Starlink to bring its satellites into lower orbit. The tech giant said Musk’s SpaceX was trying to “smother competition in the cradle.” Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. […]
Elon Musk accuses Amazon of trying to ‘hamstring’ SpaceX’s Starlink satellite project, but Amazon says SpaceX is trying to ‘smother competition’
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SpaceX is on a stunning streak with Starlink, Elon Musk’s plan to bathe Earth in high-speed internet. But the scheme isn’t without big snags.

SpaceX has rocketed nearly 900 Starlink satellites into orbit to build a high-speed internet service. Elon Musk, the company’s founder, says Starlink will soon open for a public beta, followed by paid US service shortly thereafter. Early results are promising, with high speeds and low latencies. SpaceX even gave Starlink […]
SpaceX is on a stunning streak with Starlink, Elon Musk’s plan to bathe Earth in high-speed internet. But the scheme isn’t without big snags.
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Amazon just won a huge FCC approval to launch 3,236 Kuiper internet satellites — a $10 billion project that would compete with SpaceX’s emerging Starlink network

Amazon wants to launch 3,236 internet-beaming satellites in an effort called Project Kuiper, which would compete with SpaceX’s growing fleet of Starlink spacecraft. Amazon managed to trounce the opposition of its competitors and win US Federal Communications Commission approval to deploy Kuiper in space. SpaceX’s Starlink project appears to be […]
Amazon just won a huge FCC approval to launch 3,236 Kuiper internet satellites — a $10 billion project that would compete with SpaceX’s emerging Starlink network