July 30, 2014

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Florida's quote of the day

| 5/16/2014

"You get more pieces of the pie on a super-yacht."

-- Brad Grady, a maritime market specialist at Northern Sky Research

Telecommunications at sea are getting more like services on land — for a price, of course.

The latest example: Miramar-based MTN Communications this week launched a program for super-yachts that combines satellite- and land-based networks to provide faster and more reliable Internet, cellphone, video-conferencing and other telecom services.

The monthly subscription fee: from $3,000 to $100,000, depending on what's ordered.

Read more at the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

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