Cuba Jamming Ham Radio? Listen For Yourself

A public SDR network triangulates the island as the source of mystery signals As anti-government protests spilled onto the streets in Cuba on July 11, something strange was happening on the airwaves. Amateur radio operators in the United States.....»»

Category: Source:  ieeeJul 28th, 2021

Moon"s Tycho crater revealed in intricate detail

The National Science Foundation's Green Bank Observatory (GBO) and National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO), and Raytheon Intelligence & Space (RI&S) have released a new high-resolution image of the moon, the highest-ever taken from the ground usi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

"Black widow" pulsar detected in globular cluster NGC 6712

Using the Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical radio Telescope (FAST), astronomers have discovered a new pulsar in the globular cluster NGC 6712. The newly found object is a so-called "black widow," and the first radio pulsar identified so far in th.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 21st, 2021

How to turn off commentary in NBA 2K22

The commentary in NBA 2K22 is entertaining, but it can get repetitive after a while. Here's how you can turn off commentary and listen to the crowd instead......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 20th, 2021

RIP Sir Clive Sinclair, creator of UK’s famed ZX Spectrum gaming computer

Began his career as a mail-order radio salesman; failed to launch 1980s electric cars. Enlarge / Sir Clive Sinclair holding the world's smallest television screen when it was created by Sinclair Radionics in 1977. (credit: Getty Images) Sir Cl.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 17th, 2021

Gillmor Gang: Off the Wall

Most of us count the golden age of Michael Jackson’s career with the Quincy Jones produced global smashes of Thriller and Bad. Fueled by the stream of videos and multi-single releases (5 on Bad), the records dominated the charts, radio, and MTV.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsSep 16th, 2021

How to listen to Roku TV with your headphones

With private listening in the Roku app, you can listen to movies and TV shows through headphones paired or connected to your phone or tablet. Here's how......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

People only pay attention to new information when they want to

A new paper in the Journal of the European Economic Association, published by Oxford University Press, indicates that we tend to listen to people who tell us things we'd like to believe and ignore people who tell us things we'd prefer not to be true......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 14th, 2021

‘Neurograins’ Could be the Next Brain-Computer Interfaces

Dozens of microchips scattered over the cortical surface might allow researchers to listen in on thousands of neurons at the same time......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsSep 13th, 2021

SiriusXM launches ‘TikTok Radio,’ a music channel featuring viral hits hosted by TikTok stars

If viral TikTok songs like Dr. Dog’s “Where’d All the Time Go?” or Bo Burnham’s “Bezos I” weren’t already stuck in your head on loop, now they could be. Today SiriusXM launched a TikTok Radio channel, w.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 20th, 2021

Never-before-seen radio waves detected from nearby stars and distant galaxies

Scientists have measured thousands of nearby stars and far away galaxies that have never been identified before at radio wavelengths, while studying a galactic body that neighbors our own Milky Way galaxy—the Large Magellanic Cloud......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 19th, 2021

Spotify expands its radio DJ-like format, Music + Talk, to global creators

Last fall, Spotify introduced a new format that combined spoken word commentary with music, allowing creators to reproduce the radio-like experience of listening to a DJ or music journalist who shared their perspective on the tracks they would then p.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

How to use Alexa to play radio stations

Did you know Alexa can access tens of thousands of local, national, and international radio stations? Here’s how to get Alexa to play radio stations......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

Senate Approves Rubio-Scott Amendment To Provide Free Internet To Cuba

Tuesday evening, the U.S. Senate approved an amendment proposed by Cuban-American Senator Marco Rubio for the administration of President Joe Biden to provide free Internet to Cubans on the island. The Islander News reports: On a Twitter post, Senato.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 12th, 2021

Deep dive into stupid: Meet the growing group that rejects germ theory

Germ theory denialist Facebook group went from 147 members in April 2020 to 18.4K now. Enlarge / This thriving Facebook group says viruses don't cause disease and the pandemic isn't real. (credit: Facebook) Listen up, sheeple: COVID-19 doesn'.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 7th, 2021

GOP congressman gets COVID-19 after suing Pelosi over mask rule

Rep. Ralph Norman is fully vaccinated and has only a mild infection. Enlarge / US Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) speaks as Rep. Ralph Norman (R-S.C.) (3rd-R) and Rep. Thomas Massie (R-Ky.) (R) listen during a news conference outside the US.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 6th, 2021

Why the Internet in Cuba Has Become a US Political Hot Potato

After Havana shut down online access for 72 hours, the battle is on to keep the country connected. From a report: Cubans used to joke about Napoleon Bonaparte chatting to Mikhail Gorbachev, George W Bush and Fidel Castro in the afterlife. "If I'd hav.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 5th, 2021

Jet Set Radio’s Beat guest stars in Super Monkey Ball Mania

Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania will include Beat from the Jet Set Radio series as an unlockable character......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 4th, 2021

Scientists Could One Day Float an Aerial Robot Above Venus

Researchers recently tested whether a balloon-borne sensor could listen for venusquakes to learn about the planet's makeup......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsAug 4th, 2021

Study sheds more light on the nature of HESS J1857+026

Argentinian astronomers have conducted radio observations of a very-high-energy gamma-ray source known as HESS J1857+026. Results of this study provide new insights into the nature of this mysterious source. The research was detailed in a paper publi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 4th, 2021

Citizen, real-time crime alert app, is now selling access to its on-demand safety agents

Next time you're walking alone at night or meeting up with a stranger for a first date, one startup, the real-time crime alert app Citizen, would like to listen in -- with the goal of protecting you......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021