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Arduino Masters Ham Radio Digital Mode

[jmilldrum] really gets a lot of use out of his Si5351A breakout board. He’s a ham [NT7S], and the Si5351A can generate multiple square waves ranging …

Arduino

What is Arduino?

Arduino Explained<p>One of the most common questions I see from people that are just entering electronics and programming is: what is Arduino? Well, …

Arduino

9 Amazing Arduino Ham Radio Projects

M0XPD<p>Setting up the Arduino DUE to run as an SDR software defined radio<p>ON7EQ<p>This Arduino project decode ICOM CAT frequency information and switch …

Arduino

How Repeaters Work

What’s the most popular band and operation mode in amateur radio? If you guessed 2 meter VHF FM, you would be correct. As new hams, our first radio …

Wi-Fi

The Rise–Yes, Rise–Of RadioShack

For decades, the quirky electronics retailer just grew and grew and grew, until its sheer pervasiveness became its downfall.<p>It pains me to say this: I should have written an obituary for RadioShack years ago and filed it away for future use, as we journalists are notorious for doing with …

Dear RadioShack, This Is Why We Adored You. Love, WIRED

The time is near to bid farewell to that old security blanket, RadioShack. When the remote control broke, it was there. When we needed a cable or 20, …

Midtown Manhattan

Watch: What Lightning Looks Like From Space

This is a storm-watching vantage point like none other.<p>A newly released video taken from the International Space Station shows stunning flashes of …

Space Exploration

Sending APRS messages to Twitter via the International Space Station • AmateurRadio.com

HamRadioTweets is a service that was originally developed and operated by Bruce Sutherland KO4IN. The idea behind his work was inspired by conflicts …

Amateur Radio

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How To Get Your HAM Radio License In 7 Days

The HAM Radio license, it seems, is one of the biggest prepping mysteries. Communications will be very important in <i>any disaster,</i> be it a local …

Ham Radio

Live From CFP National Championship: ESPN Ushers In New Era With Epic Game Production

ESPN Director of Remote Operations John LaChance echoes the thoughts of his long-time colleague Bob Braunlich. The two company vets agree that …

College Football

Eyesofageneration.com

Tonight! 104 Cameras, A Dozen Trucks...National Championship Game<p>Tonight, Oregon and Ohio State play the College Football Championship game at AT&T …

hamOS

hamOS - related links<p>We thought you might be interested also in these additional resources, currently listed under our Software/Linux/Linux …

Ham Radio

Only few more days to support ATTiny ISP Shield!

ATtiny ISP Shield is about porting your small Arduino projects to a low cost chip easily, which is a very interesting and useful thing to do:<p><i>ATtiny</i> …

Arduino

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CW Geek's Guide to Having Fun With Morse Code: Getting on the Air - Tuning In

<i>The “Getting on the Air” chapter is quite long and covers a bunch of topics. The first section, below, deals with tuning in a CW signal. By the way,</i> …

Music Production

How to add a number row to Google’s new Lollipop keyboard

Google has greatly improved its default Android keyboard for Lollipop, not only by giving it a Material Design overhaul, but by adding new features …

Google Play

How to find the IP address of your router and login info

Tired of being the only wireless network in your apartment building without a clever name like “Wu-tang LAN,” or “Bill Wi the Science Fi?” Or maybe …

Wi-Fi

CW Geek's Guide to Having Fun With Morse Code: Choosing a key

<i>Here’s another chapter from my upcoming book on operating CW. Comments welcome!</i><p>When a new ham decides to learn Morse Code and start operating CW, one …

Snowboarding

Nerd pride is strong at RadioShack! How do you embrace your nerdy side?