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Smartphones are fantastic, but venture to a place that doesn’t have cellular or Wi-Fi coverage and they turn into little more than a fancy glass slab for you to put your coffee cup down on.
Well, that is unless you have a satellite Wi-Fi hotspot.
In these situations you need the Iridium GO!
The Iridium GO! looks like a regular portable hotspot device that you might use to create a Wi-Fi hotspot for your devices using the cellular network. But instead of connecting to land-based cell towers, the Iridium GO! connects to the constellation of Iridium communication satellites that orbit 500 miles above the Earth.
Your devices –
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