SpaceX Falcon aims for telecoms market with SES-8 launch

By Jonathan AmosScience correspondent, BBC News The US SpaceX company will make its play on Monday to grab a big slice of the market for launching the world’s TV and telecoms satellites. The California outfit is set to place an important new platform in orbit for SES to serve its television customers in India and […]

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Plug pulled on rural broadband projects in favor of BT

A rural broadband group planning to offer superfast net services in Oxfordshire has been told that the project cannot go ahead, the BBC has learned. A similar project in Dorset was turned down last month. It comes just weeks after a report criticised the government for wasting taxpayers’ money by giving all of its broadband […]

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