Tier2 status approved, VK7HSE-JS now T2TAS

Today I received confirmation that my request to become part of the Tier2 APRS-IS network was successful. So what does this mean for fellow Amateur Radio operators that use the packet mode refereed to as APRS? Well not much really! only that I'm now part of the Oceania rotation network, so should you be using aunz.aprs2.net for your connection within … Continue reading Tier2 status approved, VK7HSE-JS now T2TAS

A day away from home…

Today was a day away from the house! with a drive to Richmond then followed by a visit to ZooDoo Animal Park. Although the weather was "supposed" to break up around the middle of the day, it held out nice and sunny (all be it a little windy!) So I thought I had taken more … Continue reading A day away from home…

As 2010 draws to an end…

With 2010 almost behind us, 2011 just around the corner, what's going to be greeting you into the new year? Well for me nothing really exciting or new, just a continuation from the current way of things... The application for becoming a T2 APRS server is under way (just awaiting confirmation) so hopefully that will … Continue reading As 2010 draws to an end…

Application for T2 APRS Server (VK7HSE-1)

Soon I will be applying to become a T2 APRS server as Australia currently has two active T2 servers I'm sure that by me adding to this network will provide some more redundancy and assist the APRS community. The process is quite straight forward, and for some time now the only requirement I was lacking … Continue reading Application for T2 APRS Server (VK7HSE-1)

GingerBread AOSP now available!

A week or so back I mentioned that the SDK (Software Developer Kit) had been released and that the AOSP would follow ( see that blog post here ) Well the moment that all Android uses have awaited for... the official release of AOSP 2.3 GingerBread has now been made public for all to download, … Continue reading GingerBread AOSP now available!