Peanut D-Star App Stopped

Peanut, the free amateur radio app for Android devices that allowed many users to chat in virtual rooms linked to D-STAR, has been announced to stop.

It is not clear if the project has been suspended or if it has been permanently closed.
Latest updates from 3rd Jan 2019 let us suppose it’s a temporary stop.

SD logging App Now Free

With effect from January 1, version 21 of the logging App SD by EI5DI is free and unrestricted.

SD supports RSGB, UKEICC and IRTS HF contests, and hundreds of others worldwide.

SD runs on Windows, and on Linux with Wine, and on Raspberry Pi 3 with Wine and Exagear (from

No registration or key file is required. SD will continue to be supported and updated, and users can request help by emailing sd-user (at)

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January-February 2019 eTCA Now Avaliable

The electronic TCA (eTCA) version of the January-February 2019 TCA is now available for viewing or download.

The Canadian Amateur (TCA), Canada’s premiere national magazine devoted to Amateur Radio, is published six times per year and is the membership journal of the Radio Amateurs of Canada (RAC). It is available in both print and digital versions (eTCA). Members of RAC, Canada’s sole national Amateur Radio organization, receive TCA automatically.

At 64-pages per issue and reaching approximately 4,500 readers, TCA offers news and views on the Canadian Amateur Radio scene from coast to coast to coast. It includes regular columns, features and technical articles of interest to Amateur Radio operators. In addition, a Coming Events calendar, Feedback, QSL Bureau information and coverage of regulatory issues are also provided. For more information on The Canadian Amateur magazine visit the TCA webpage. A sample copy of TCA is available there for downloading.

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