Invented by Paul Gierow, this “big ball of connecitivity” is basically “ultraportable antenna tucked inside an inflatable shell that can pull down a superfast broadband satellite connection at any location.” Video after the break.

The GATR-Com is designed for disaster-relief responders, far-flung video producers and front-line troops—anyone whose job (or life) depends on getting digital information—video, Internet, calls—in and out of remote places

[via PopSci]

Invented by Paul Gierow, this “big ball of connecitivity” is basically “ultraportable antenna tucked inside an inflatable shell that can pull down a superfast broadband satellite connection at any location.” Video after the break.

The GATR-Com is designed for disaster-relief responders, far-flung video producers and front-line troops—anyone whose job (or life) depends on getting digital information—video, Internet, calls—in and out of remote places

[via PopSci]