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Elon Musk’s Starlink internet service promises high speeds in rural areas like Big Sur. – Monterey County Weekly

The hills of Big Sur are abuzz with the promise of high-speed internet. Starlink, a division of billionaire Elon Musk’s SpaceX rocket company, is promising coverage…

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The hills of Big Sur are abuzz with the promise of high-speed internet. Starlink, a division of billionaire Elon Musks SpaceX rocket company, is promising coverage in mid to late 2021 and people are already lining up, paying a $99 deposit to secure their spot in a first-come, first-served line.
Starlink is satellite internet. As such it is promising for areas that have traditionally struggled with ground infrastructure remote, rugged, rural places.
But in contrast to existing satellite internet,…

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