Successful Space Call by Mickey and AST CEO Abel
- January 17, 2024
- by RNN
Rakuten Group Chairman and CEO Mickey Mikitani successfully exchanged a voice call between an unmodified cellular device and space with AST SpaceMobile’s CEO Abel Avellan and a representative at a test site in Hawaii. Check out scenes from the actual call, find out why this is significant for Rakuten Mobile and its subscribers, and how it will contribute to a robust social infrastructure in Japan.
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