A largely forgotten Canadian was once the world’s most famous radio inventor, responsible for the first audio broadcasts.
Listen to this fascinating program about Ernest Fisk, a pioneer of wireless in Australia in the 1930s and 1940s.
Walter Hannam helped establish communications between Antarctica and the rest of the world in the early days of exploration of the frozen continent.
Cameron Grambau, managing director of CTG Radio, discusses why radio technicians need ARCIA accreditation and how he started in the industry.
Henry Sutton could well stand among the world’s greatest inventors because he was involved not only in radio and television but in electricity, carbon filament electric light bulbs, telephones, aeronautics, automobile engineering, colour printing and hydraulics.
Ian Miller responds to the ACMA’s approach to the emergency services spectrum and asks whether 10 MHz is really enough for public safety broadband.
Mike Smyth delves into history and asks the question, who was the true inventor of radio? Marconi or Tesla?
Geoff Spring, chair of APCO Australasia, discussed the changes he has seen through his time in the public safety communications industry.
Because of its vast area and sparse population, it was natural that Australia took to radio like a duck to water. Elsewhere in the world, the science was also welcomed. Mike Smyth takes a look at some of the not-so-known facts on radio.
Airwave Solutions Australia has welcomed its Head of Network Solutions to be based in Brisbane.
Ian Miller, consultant for Orange Horizons and part of industry association, ARCIA, discussed the changes he has seen in the industry over the past 40 years.
Jonathan Hamill has returned to Sepura after a role as sales and marketing director of APD.
A CSIRO group executive has been appointed for Information Sciences.
The ACMA has designated a segment of the UHF frequency band for class-licensed equipment to operate on a designated channel plan throughout all areas of Australia. Christian Kelly talks about this segment, referred to as the CB band.
BlueStar appoints president and managing director of EMEA operations.