Welcome

Welcome

Welcome to Iridium 360, our new interactive newsletter that is intended to bring together all things related to the world we live in at Iridium. If you’re not familiar with Iridium, we’re the world’s furthest reaching network – literally. And we can prove this because...
Storms in Space

Storms in Space

Solar flares are a hot topic right now and we can expect to see even more of them over the next few years. They are caused by sunspots, where magnetic energy is built up and explodes off the sun with a force greater than several million hydrogen bombs. All that...
The Internet of Things

The Internet of Things

According to Cisco Systems Inc., the consumer electronics, networking, and communications technology company, during 2008, the number of things connected to the Internet exceeded the number of people on Earth. And by 2020, there will be 50 billion things connected to...
Report from Nor-Shipping

Report from Nor-Shipping

I recently attended the Nor-Shipping maritime conference and trade show, which takes place every second year in Oslo. This is my fifth occasion attending the show, and I am always amazed by the energy, enthusiasm and innovation displayed. The maritime market is one of...