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Tech Talk Live with Eric #21 ?>

Tech Talk Live with Eric #21

Tech Talk Live with Eric Show #21 April 6 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: Suspicious Observes- Daily show on all things sun & weather Virgin Galactic propulsion team:   Viewer Challenge- What are you Making??? Hari’s ESP8266 with tilt…

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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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