QRZ Introduces Advanced User Account Security

Security at QRZ
Since 1993, QRZ has sought to provide the best technology available to our users. In the early days, before even Windows existed and at a time when dial-up modems were the primary connection to the outside world, QRZ was already serving callsign data online. A lot has happened in the past 24 years as computers, networks and operating systems have all gotten faster, more sophisticated, and more vulnerable at the same time. Similarly, crooks, criminals, and hackers…

QRZ Introduces Advanced User Account Security
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Newsline Young Ham of the Year on Ham Nation

Marty Sullaway, KC1CWF will be a guest with Don Wilbanks on Ham Nation at 8 pm CDT. Marty is this year's Young Ham of the Year on the late Bill Pasternak's NEWSLINE. Marty is a 15 year old Extra that loves serious contesting, working DX and mentoring other young hams. He is the treasurer of the Clay Center ARC. W1CLA
He will receive the award at the Huntsville Hamfest. Join Marty Wednesday night by putting Ham Nation
into Google at 8 P M. CDT.

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Ham Radio Deluxe Version 6.4.0.777 Released with Discount

"Double-Down on Progress"

HRD Software has just published the seventh release of Ham Radio Deluxe for the 2017 calendar year. Well over 100 changes have been made to Ham Radio Deluxe this year. This includes many long-standing requested fixes and improvements.

To celebrate our progress and our 7th release of the year… we're doubling-down and offering a 14% discount on the purchase of Ham Radio Deluxe software or renewals of Software Maintenance and Support. This promotion will last…

Ham Radio Deluxe Version 6.4.0.777 Released with Discount
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HamRadioNow: It Ain't Parity Until WE Say It's Parity

You might have read the text of the arguments against HR-555, the Amateur Radio Parity Act. Either way, I think you'll be interested in hearing it from two of the principles themselves: Fred Hopengarten K1VT and Jim Talens N3JT. In some areas, this discussion will take you deeper and farther than the text.

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Reviewing the Elad FDM S2 Software Defined Radio

Hope everyone is having a great weekend! Finally had some time to sit down and talk about this fine SDR receiver from Elad.

The Elad FDM S2 is a Software Defined Radio receiver designed for HF-6m & a portion of the VHF band.

With the capability of using multiple receivers, a 16-bit ADC, top of the line hardware, and the variety of software packages you can pair this up with? A top of the line choice no doubt.

Thanks for watching!

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Reviewing the Elad FDM S2 Software Defined Radio
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Foundations of Amateur Radio – Episode 114

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How does RTTY work?

The continued discussion in our community about Digital Modes got me thinking about what a Digital Mode actually is. At the most fundamental level, it's about encoding information into discrete chunks to exchange information. Morse Code is an example of a Digital Mode, made up from combinations of dits and dahs.

This week I look at how RTTY works.

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Foundations of Amateur Radio – Episode 114
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