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Satellite, Radiosondes and Other VHF/UHF Signals / Outernet
« on: October 05, 2014, 2303 UTC »
Hi shortwave fans!
So I'm wondering if anyone here has heard of Outernet (www.outernet.is), which is trying do with satellite, modern internet content and crowd participation in the 21st century what shortwave did for global communication in the 20th. Outernet started broadcasting content in August over North America, Europe and North Africa and plans to expand to the rest of the world by the end of the year.

We are inspired by the legions of shortwave fans, technically minded or information-aly minded, especially how both shortwave and Outernet are about getting around censorship and control of information. I am personally involved in Outernet and if you have any questions, please let me know!

Ian

Information on how to build an Outernet receiver: http://outernet-project.github.io/orx-install/

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