Optus D3 Satellite Launching Next Month

That Optus D3 satellite, which should be bringing a whole heap of new HD channels to Foxtel, among other things, is all set to launch in the middle of August. Here's hoping everything goes smoothly – as good as all those HD sports channels and nature documentaries are, I'm really just waiting for Sci-Fi to go HD...

[Arianespace via @jendudley]