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Freeview Update: 7HD Sydney’s (sort of) Launch?

A few weeks back, a kind tweet from a reader let me know that 7HD Melbourne was on the air and broadcasting. While I was down in Melbourne, I wasn’t fortunate enough to be able to scrape together a transport-stream … Continue reading

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RTL2832 (ISDB Mini) ADS-B Reception Field Test

After I realized that the RTL2832 TV dongles were capable of receiving and decoding ADS-B transmissions from aircraft using ADSB#, I really couldn’t resist testing it out further. It was a simple one-click (well, almost) procedure, unlike the early incarnations … Continue reading

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Design Simplicity: Twinhan VP-7045A/7046 USB DVB TV Tuner

How easy can it be to build a TV Tuner? Quite, if you design it like Twinhan did. Twinhan (also known as VisionPlus) was a big company making digital TV tuners back when digital TV tuners were new. The VP-7045A/VP-7046 … Continue reading

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