Tuesday, March 20, 2018

New DSD+ "Fast Lane" Released

DSD+ "Fast Lane" 2.98 was released in the last few days. (Fast Lane releases are like betas; the current "public release" of DSD+ is 1.101 and was released two years ago.) The "Notes" text file that accompanies the software details the changes.

Uniden Announces SDS100

Yesterday, Uniden announced the SDS100 scanner. In addition to the features found on the BCD436HP and BCD536HP scanners, the SDS100 adds:
  • Software-defined radio (SDR) technology for vastly-improved digital performance
  • Customizable display
  • Water resistance

Sunday, March 18, 2018

Capital One FCC App

Capital One, located in McLean, has an application pending before the FCC for a DMR repeater on 858.3875.

Friday, March 16, 2018

Weekend Events

  • The Caps play Friday at 7:00 at Capital One Arena.
  • Shamrock Fest is Saturday at RFK Stadium.
  • DC United plays Saturday at 1:30 at the Maryland SoccerPlex. The SoccerPlex is licensed for ten UHF simplex frequencies.
  • The Wizards play Saturday at 7:00 at Capital One Arena.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

The Crossings at Falls Run FCC App

The Crossings at Falls Run, an assisted-living facility in Stafford County, has an application pending before the FCC for a repeater on 462.4750.

The Washington Post FCC App

The Washington Post, located at 1301 K St. NW in DC, has an application pending before the FCC for DMR simplex on 462.2625, 467.2625, 452.0875, 457.0875, and 451.6875.

Friday, March 9, 2018

Weekend Events

  • The Atlantic 10 basketball tournament continues through Sunday at Capital One Arena.
  • The Rock 'n Roll Marathon is Saturday from 7 AM until 2 PM. The race starts at 14th and Constitution, and ends on the grounds of RFK Stadium.
  • The St. Patrick's Day Parade is Sunday at noon on Constitution Ave. between 7th and 17th Sts.