Spot beams make Ka-band different

Ka-band satellites will provide much larger capacity and flexibility than preceding designs. This characteristic makes them the first true broadband systems. What is fundamentally different with Ka-band is the satellite’s ability to reuse bandwidth many times over Figures la-1c show...

Time for new faces

The fashion watch business was worth approximately $600 million to department stores in 1993. Swatch, Fossil and Guess are the leaders in this watch category. Swatch has been losing market share to newcomers Fossil and Guess in recent years. Retailers attribute this loss in...

Fashion watch market heats up

The international fashion watch market has grown into a $650 million industry between 1984 and 1994. The significant growth of the market has prompted several watch companies such as Anne Klein II, Esquire Apparel Ltd., Bulova Corp., Gruen Marketing Corp.,...

Ingley’s Rule

Content is king. “Long live the king,” hath proclaimed the content providers. Yet, is it? From a satellite carrier perspective, this is an important question. If content is king, then it will always rule. Always. That’s what happens when you...

A new broadband media

Is it possible that one day we will face a great broadband glut? Unlikely. What is certain, however, is that the broadcasting world will be delivering more than television and movie content. The old, familiar broadcast media is finding a...