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2021 – The Year Your iPhone Calls go Extra-terrestrial?

September 6, 2021

Blogs

2021 – The Year Your iPhone Calls go Extra-terrestrial?

Enabling all iPhone users with the ability to use extra-terrestrial networks to phone home would be a dramatic step forwards in the ubiquity of satellite connectivity. With the speculation that Apple’s latest iPhone model will have satcom connectivity “as standard”, could there be a space race of a new era?

RockSTAR Used in Iridium Certus Demo

October 9, 2019

Blogs

RockSTAR Used in Iridium Certus Demo

British search and rescue charity SARAID hosted an immersive, natural disaster search and rescue live demonstration day in association with Wireless Innovation and Iridium.

RockSTAR Alerts

January 17, 2019

Blogs

RockSTAR Alerts

Navigating to the ‘Alerts’ section within the main menu of your RockSTAR, you’ll be greeted by six alert types and an alert cancel. Here’s what each one means.

How to Catch a Poacher

April 7, 2017

Blogs

How to Catch a Poacher

In the Irkutsk region of Russia (Lake Baikal), there are a lot of national parks and reserves. These are very remote and difficult-to-reach locations where hunting is usually prohibited - but there are a lot of poachers. There are no mobile phone masts or means of terrestrial communication.

Iceberg Monitoring

September 13, 2016

Blogs

Iceberg Monitoring

The Laboratory for Cryospheric Research is dedicated to the monitoring and understanding of the frozen earth, including glaciers, ice caps, ice shelves, snow, and sea ice.

ActivitySense – How it Works

February 20, 2015

Blogs

ActivitySense – How it Works

Our RockSTAR and RockFLEET devices are used throughout the world, tracking all sorts of things - people, vehicles, machines, animals.