Free Press: Journalism Beyond the Traditional Bounds of Geography

Free Press: Journalism Beyond the Traditional Bounds of Geography

In today’s world, freedom of the press doesn’t just mean being allowed to report – you have to be able to report without interference, to convey stories from wherever they’re happening. Sometimes, that means being able to report from the North Pole. In 2012,...
Where the Wild Cats Are: Tracking Cougars with Iridium® Technology

Where the Wild Cats Are: Tracking Cougars with Iridium® Technology

Around the globe, customers use the Iridium network to track fleets and other valuable assets – including rare animals. Panthera, a leader in wildcat conservation, is using Joubeh powered by the Iridium network to track cougars in northwestern Wyoming as part of its...
Iridium Digs Deep for Mining Industry

Iridium Digs Deep for Mining Industry

Mining is the very definition of heavy industry. With thousands of large machines doing heavy work, often in far-flung regions with little architecture, mining companies need powerful, efficient communications solutions they can count on to work no matter how far...
Top 30 Iridium Moments of 2014

Top 30 Iridium Moments of 2014

Last year, we took a look back at Iridium’s achievements in 2013, and teased big things to come in 2014. The end of 2014 is here (already!), and we’re reflecting once again on the year that was – in a record-setting top moments blog post. Read on to find out why 2014...
A Strong and Secure Relationship: Iridium and the US Government

A Strong and Secure Relationship: Iridium and the US Government

Iridium helps the DoD mobilize and monitor personnel, data and assets on-the-ground, beyond line-of-site and out of reach of terrestrial communications infrastructure — anywhere on the planet. Last year, Iridium was awarded a fixed-price contract with the Defense...