Why Are There So Many Motorola Connector Types?

Since the 1920’s Motorola has been leading the advancement of radio technology in more ways than one. From the battery eliminator created in 1928 to the world’s first handheld public safety LTE device created in 2012, Motorola truly has been an innovator in the radio world. There was one of Motorola’s products that stood out…

Motorola DP4800 – The portable two way radio that packs a punch with very best in class

Despite the massive onslaught of mobile phones and smartphones in recent times, portable radios have managed to hold firm ground as they specifically cater to special communication needs across industries where clear and precise interaction is paramount. Motorola is considered a pioneer and a household name in the radio communications industry. The Motorola DP4800 portable…

Radio spectrum allocated for global flight tracking

This very simple, very easily executable solution to a problem that is growing. The Frequencies are already allocated to the airline industry and a simple piece of equipment (non expensive) can be installed. You can find the full article here. The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has allocated radio spectrum for global flight tracking for passenger aircraft…

Wrestling Legend Rowdy Roddy Piper Dies At 61

The world of professional wrestling is in mourning following the death of the legendary Rowdy Roddy Piper last month. Piper suffered a cardiac arrest whilst at his home in Hollywood, California. He was just 61 years old. For many kids (including myself) that first became fans in the mid-late 1980’s, Roddy Piper was the definitive…

What is PMR Radio and Who Uses It?

A two way radio is basically a radio that is structured to transmit and receive. In general, most voice-wireless communications technology, counting cellular systems, are categorized by two way radio definition. Usually, a 2-way radio refers to a radio system primarily utilized for group call communications. This two way system is also called PAMR Public…

Microsoft Unveils Prototype Holodeck

Earlier this week, Microsoft unveiled an amazing new invention that could revolutionize gaming (and, by extension, all digital entertainment) forever. The new system, dubbed ‘RoomAlive’ was announced at the User Interface Software and Technology conference in Honolulu, Hawaii in front of a group of astounded onlookers. Essentially, Microsoft have created a prototypical version of Star…