T-Cellular and SpaceX are doing one thing on Thursday, although what precisely stays to be seen. The businesses introduced that they are going to be internet hosting a joint occasion from SpaceX’s Starbase by Brownsville, Texas, tomorrow night time.
The occasion, which might be livestreamed on SpaceX’s web site and YouTube page at 8 p.m. ET (7 p.m. CT, 5 p.m. PT), is being billed by T-Cellular as a “chat” between T-Cellular CEO Mike Sievert and SpaceX head Elon Musk about “their joint mission and the way they’re working collectively to make it a actuality.”
In a tweet, SpaceX says the announcement might be about “plans to extend connectivity.”
What precisely is that mission stays a bit murky, although one potential partnership could possibly be round dwelling web. Each corporations have been working to develop their respective presences in that house, with T-Cellular touting its 5G-based Dwelling Web providing and SpaceX pushing its Starlink satellite-based service.
A partnership on this area may probably give T-Cellular the flexibility to supply higher service to rural areas additional away from its cell towers, with backend connectivity supplied by SpaceX.
However given the unpredictability of each corporations — Musk particularly — the information may span numerous completely different areas.
No matter it’s, we can’t have to attend an excessive amount of longer to search out out.