The digital divide in the USA isn’t as glaring as it was a few years ago. With the latest technological advancements, rural Americans are now able to access substantial internet speeds. The options available still lack high-speed fiber internet, but, that’s okay because the latest satellite internet technology can help rural residents get back right on track.
Satellite internet is available widely in urban as well as rural areas. It’s ridiculously expensive to install than the commonly available wired connections, but as long as it is one of the reasons why rural areas are able to live that ‘smart life’, we’re absolutely here for it.
A Cursory Overview
Satellite internet works via geostationary satellites orbiting the Earth. These satellites send and transmit data wirelessly. Relative to wired internet connections, satellite internet can only transmit certain download speeds, but, that’s not all. Fortunately, with ISPs taking full responsibility for …