How’s Your Cable Modem?

LifeHacker has an interesting article about a “secret” diagnostics page that’s made available by your cable modem.

Talker Alias on MMDVM and Hytera

The wonderful BrandMeister team added support for Talker Alias. Here is a link to learn more about Talker Alias support on BrandMeister.

Repeater Report / Text Message

BrandMeister recently added a new feature. This feature allows you to send a text message and get a repeater report that includes the active talkgroups on the repeater you are using.

Hytera vs Motorola GPS

Do you use APRS? Have you tried using it with a modern dual-band radio? It works well with D-STAR. For DMR it works a little different, it’s even different between radio manufacturers. Learn more about what I found.

Pi-Star 3.4.3 mk II or is it 3.4.4?

The Pi-Star team created a new version of 3.4.3…I think it was supposed to be 3.4.4, as there is a new image with this version number and nothing in the changelog.