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Social media meets morse code

Social media meets morse code

Steve Hicks and Greg Jurrens explain what went into designing the ultimate, easy-to-use ham radio and how advances in analog electronics made the difference. On Malpelo Island , a barren spot off the coast of Columbia surrounded by hammerhead sharks, it’s not easy to connect with the rest of the world. Yet in January 2012, a team of radio amateurs set up camp, assembled their “shack” and made nearly 200,000 contacts with other ham operators around the globe. In “radio contesting,” individuals and clubs compete to see how many ham stations they can reach. It can be an extreme sport. Organized “DX-peditions,” like the one to tiny Malpelo Island, involve travel to distant, sometimes dangerous places—maybe just a spot on the grid where no ham operator has gone before. It’s a test of survival and technical skills. In some ways, our company’s evolution has been one long DX-pedit...

Full article: http://www.edn.com/design/analog/4401014/Social-media-mee...

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