Need to send some e-mail while trekking in the Australian Outback or dog sledding on the Alaskan tundra? Or maybe you just want to check some game scores while sailing in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean.
Satellite phone provider Iridium Communications introduced a new product today that will allow people traveling in remote parts of the world to access basic Internet functionality, such as e-mail and Web surfing, over its satellite communications network. Today, the company announced its AxcessPoint mobile Wi-Fi hot spot, which provides Web access to select smartphones and tablets via Wi-Fi.
The way it works is … Read more