News of Note—SES, Google, Iridium and more

news of note

Here are some other stories we're following today:

> SES has appointed John-Paul Hemingway as CEO of SES Networks, succeeding Steve Collar, who officially takes the new position as president and CEO of SES. Release

> Google has released a developer preview for the Huawei Watch 2 that provides an early look at some of the improvements Android P will bring to the platform. Android Central article

> The drum beat toward free in-flight Wi-Fi grows louder. Runway Girl Network article

> Quantenna released ViSiON, a Wi-Fi analytics tool designed to speed up time-to-market for new in-home Wi-Fi solutions and features. Wi-Fi Now article

> Iridium Communications announced that the sixth Iridium Next launch has been targeted for May 19. Release