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How Will Elon Musk’s Starlink Deliver Internet Around the Globe?

Elon Musk is at it again. The billionaire behind companies like Tesla and SpaceX is known for his audacious plans, and in October of 2019 he took them one step further, when SpaceX sought permission to launch 30,000 satellites into orbit. That’s on top of the 12,000 satellites they’ve already
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Does Anybody Own the Internet?

Russia is considering a temporary disconnect from the world wide web to test cybersecurity and possibly move towards an autonomous Russian internet infrastructure. But can they even do that, just up and leave the internet? Will they be able to watch cat videos? Is there some owner of the internet
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Stanford’s free online classes share knowledge with the world

[MUSIC PLAYING] Stanford University Second mark. Stanford’s been offering online or distance education for many decades. But in 2011, we had a few faculty who decided to create fully online courses that, again, anyone in the world could take. And at least in a couple of those courses, a few
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What School Should REALLY Teach You

– Do you ever stop what you’re doing in the middle of the day and just think, I’m a moron. What up, everyone, it’s your girl, Super Woman. And I’ve been through years and years of school but I still feel like I don’t know how to function like a
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