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It appears that even users of Elon Musk's Starlink service are not immune to the odd bit of borkage as the broadband-from-orbit system suffered an outage at the weekend. Starlink boasts of serving up high-speed, low-latency broadband via its constellation of satellites, claiming download speeds ranging between 100Mb/s and …

  1. NoneSuch Silver badge
    FAIL

    Russian (or Chinese) "enthusiasts" mucking about after the StarLink press releases supporting Ukraine

    maybe?

    1. Martin-73 Silver badge

      That and the fact Elon has VERY publicly given starlink terminals to .ua, and been thanked personally by Zelenskyy, makes that a possibility

  2. Pete 2 Silver badge

    Gone in a flash

    > The Register contacted Starlink and parent company SpaceX for comment and will update should a response be received.

    Presumably after they have rebooted / fixed their problems.

    In other news: Sunspot Activity On the Sun [ where else? ] Is Seriously Exceeding Official Predictions

  3. xyz

    between 100Mb/s and 200Mb/s!!!!!

    I'm getting over 300mb/s. All hail Elon, I'm effin lovin' it. GF can rabbit all day on Teams whilst I can get on with coding (err, watching Youtube)

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