amplitude modulation

The DX cluster website, DXSummit.fi, can be used in many different ways… There are times when I don’t want/need to turn on my big rig control/logging computer just for alerts, but I do need to keep track of certain DX stations. For…

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Do you take computer security seriously? You really should…Do you use Microsoft Windows and the Google Chrome web browser? If so… A Google Chrome scam that could infect your computer with malware continues to pose a threat to users, according…

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I wanted to provide extra air flow around my Internet modem and router. A simple solution…a personal desk fan. Actually, my first idea was to use a laptop cooling fan, but I couldn’t find one small enough to fit where…

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Huge APC Failure. I am not a happy camper. I have used APC universal power supplies for years to protect my delicate electronics including computers and rigs. The APC Back-UPS 550 sells at a good price point and it has…

CwType

CW keying made easy If you need a simple way to key your transceiver via your PC’s keyboard, I can highly recommend CwType to you. CwType is easy to set up and use. I have been using it full time as…

Palmyra K5P DXpedition

Washington Club Gets North Cook Islands Ham Back on the Air after Lengthy Absence Thanks to the generosity of members of the ARRL-affiliated Western Washington DX Club (WWDXC) Pia “Papa Pia” Taraeka, E51PT, of Manihiki, North Cook Islands, is back…

ARRL

Recall Petition for the ARRL Southeastern Division Director is under way. The Issue: Members of the Southeastern Division of the ARRL were told there would be an election for a new director this fall only to have a week later…

fcc

New FCC Chairman, Ajit Pai, Offers Praise for H.R. 555, Other Telecoms Bills Newly designated FCC Chairman Ajit Pai (see below) praised the House action on H.R. 555 and other telecommunications-related legislation that cleared the chamber on Monday. “I want…