SpaceX founder Elon Musk and T-Mobile CEO Mike Sievert will announce plans to 'increase connectivity.' SpaceX operates the world's largest broadband satellite constellation, Starlink, that already provides high-speed internet across 37 countries. The companies did not reveal any details about the partnership. Musk only said that the upcoming SpaceX and T-Mobile announcement will be "something special," suggesting it is a major deal for the aerospace company. It is speculated that SpaceX and T-Mobile might plan to collaborate to increase mobile internet connectivity with Starlink satellites and T-Mobile's 5G cellular infrastructure. Musk and Sievert will meet at the Starbase facility in South Texas to announce their future plans, the presentation will be live streamed via YouTube at 7:00 p.m. CT (video linked below).
This is something special https://t.co/LSMIRYT8zf— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) August 24, 2022
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Evelyn J. Arevalo joined Tesmanian in 2019 to cover news as a Space Journalist and SpaceX Starbase Texas Correspondent. Evelyn is specialized in rocketry and space exploration. The main topics she covers are SpaceX and NASA.