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How LightSquared Could Cast A Wider Web (And Ruin Your Road Trip)

FastCompany: "LightSquared is poised to change the nature of broadband Internet. But it might render GPS receivers useless in the process.
Backed by Philip Falcone's Harbinger Capital Partners (more on Falcone in a bit), LightSquared is attempting to launch a satellite-based wireless broadband network whose coverage area encompasses the United States. Their proposed system, which is based around the 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) standard and uses satellites, would bring remarkably fast Internet access to tens of millions of rural-living Americans that currently lack even reliable mobile phone coverage."

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