October 23, 2014

Who Said That?

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.

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single ditgital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Florida Orchestra's Michael Francis
Florida Orchestra's Michael Francis

Florida Orchestra's Michael Francis talks making music and a home.

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Jeb Bush has said he'd accept tax increases as long as they are paired with federal spending cuts. This stance runs counter to conservatives who oppose tax hikes. Is Bush right?

  • Yes - raising taxes should be considered
  • No - there's enough money, need to manage it better

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe