SpaceX deploys 60 Starlink satellites in orbit.
SpaceX gave an update on early tests of its Starlink satellite internet network, which showed speeds capable of playing online video games and streaming movies.
Starlink is the ambitious plan by Elon Musk’s company to build an interconnected network of about 12,000 small satellites in low Earth orbit. To date, SpaceX has launched about 650 of its version 1.0 satellites and is currently building a system of ground stations and user terminals to connect consumers directly to its network.
The company confirmed during the webcast of its latest launch on Monday that employees have been testing Starlink’s latency and download speeds, key…