OTA: LMS8001, LimeSDR Mini Demos, DARPA Hackfest, and More

LMS8001 Companion Board

The LimeSDR family now has a new accessory in the LMS8001 Companion Board, an add-on designed to extend the frequency coverage up to 10GHz. To launch alongside the LimeSDR Mini later this year, the LMS8001 Companion Board features a four-channel frequency shifter compatible with any version of the LimeSDR family. When connected, the accessory board…

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OTA: Reverse Engineering, Sky-High LoRaWAN, Budget Radio Astronomy, and More

VK2Seb's Filter Tutorial

If you subscribe to OTA via email you may have missed Karl Woodward’s second entry in the new LimeSDR Made Simple series, published earlier this week, which aims to introduce you to the concepts you’ll need to get the most from SDR in the real world. Following the first entry in the series last month,…

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Over The Air: GOES-R, LuaRadio, Spectrum Capture, and LoRa

GOES-R satellite launch image, courtesy NASA

Over The Air is our newly-launched fortnightly round-up, bringing you the latest on topics of interest to the software defined radio community as curated by technology journalist Gareth Halfacree. The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has successfully launched GOES-R, its most advanced weather monitoring satellite, and is proceeding to move it into its permanent…

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