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Google may invest in SpaceX to back Elon Musk's satellite project
Google may invest in SpaceX to back Elon Musk's satellite project

Google Inc. is considering making a big investment in Elon Musk's SpaceX to support his ambitious plans to upset the satellite market. SpaceX declined to comment on Google's possible investment that could eventually lead to a low-cost global Internet service. Google did not return a message. But both companies have a similar visions for satellites. On Friday night, Musk, SpaceX's founder and chief executive, detailed his plans to create a constellation of 4,000 small satellites — double the number of satellites now operating — during a talk in Seattle, where he plans to base the project. "It's like rebuilding the Internet in space," Musk told a...

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