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Outernet Lighthouse Satellite System Review ?>

Outernet Lighthouse Satellite System Review

This is my full review of my new Outernet Satellite receiving system. A few months back I purchased the Lighthouse receiver system from Outernet to allow me to receive data from satellites anywhere in the world.   I am happy to conclude my initial testing and provide a review here. The Lighthouse receiver hooks up to a satellite dish via standard co-ax cable and is deigned to receive the content provided by Outernet anywhere in the world. You can watch my…

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Tech Talk Live with Eric Show #25 May 4 2015 ?>

Tech Talk Live with Eric Show #25 May 4 2015

Tech Talk Live with Eric Show #25 May 4 2015. This week we cover the weekly news from the #Maker and #Tech world. As well we cover some big news for the MKme Community as a whole. Here is the live broadcast video: Here are the show notes/links to the content discussed this week: Tech News: CNet coverage of the HoloLens: Adafruit Metro Arduino Compatible: Elon Musk unveils the Powerwall: Viewer Challenge- What are you Making??? https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/103332553771769294133 3D Printer News/Projects:…

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Tech Talk Live With Eric- Show #22 ?>

Tech Talk Live With Eric- Show #22

Tech Talk Live with Eric Show #22 April 13 2015. This week we cover the weekly news from the #Maker and #Tech world. As well we cover some big news for the MKme Community as a whole. Here is the live broadcast video: Here are the show notes/links to the content discussed this week: Tech News: Windows SMB Flaw: New SMB Flaw Affects All Versions of Windows   Viewer Challenge- What are you Making??? Dirk’s Reflow Oven can be found…

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NOAA Weather Satellite Images With Cheap SDR Receiver ?>

NOAA Weather Satellite Images With Cheap SDR Receiver

This morning I decided to fire up the ultra cheap software defined radio (DVB-T dongle) so my PC could grab some weather satellite photos from the NOAA satellites. If you haven’t heard- you can now buy a $10 USB device which functions as an all band radio receiver.  Tonnes of freeware programs now exist to work with these signals.  One fun use is decoding the weather images directly from the satellites.  It is really a simple process and your PC…

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