Monday, 7 February 2011
Golf ball-sized mobile phone base station
Read more here...http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2011/feb/07/mobile-communications
What does this say for the future of other communications technologies? Here's to a mobile phone similar to the Star Trek communicator badge with the ability to operate all my ham gear back at home and in my car via the net on voice control alone as I am wandering around the supermarket. What about the ham radios? All replaced by a USB dongle or board in the PC with a coaxial connection to the auto sensing ATU and power amplifiers for the various bands.