Elon Musk, The founder of Paypal, SpaceX and Tesla initially came up with the idea of Free WIFI in 2016 as reported by The Guardian. This year in January, the tech world’s maestro has already launched two low-orbit satellites in the space. Elon Musk now plans to launch 4,000 low-orbit satellites in the space in order to give free internet access to the world.
Musk has always been a dreamer and a doer. He silenced his critics by saying, they will always doubt you but he never quit thinking big. Just last year in December, he announced a Neuralink product that can make anyone superhuman by connecting their brains to a computer.
For the Free WIFI and internet, the official request is already submitted to the Federal Communications Commission by the SpaceX company.
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According to SpaceX, if plan goes out smooth, the worldwide free satellite internet system can be operational within five years which will provide unlimited internet to every part of the world.
Also, it is important to know that the similar plan is also proposed by Google and Samsung but the chances of SpaceX making it happen is bright because of their space programs expertise and available hardware equipment.