Andrew Madsen (AC7CF) released a new blog post discussing the future of Aether. Andrew discusses the upcoming v1.6 of Aether as well as a “brand new ham radio app” that he is working on. Full details are at the Aether Blog.
The developers of the popular WSJT-X software have released the latest release candidate for WSJT-X, v1.6 RC 1. WSJT-X v1.6 RC 1 continues the development of WSJT-X with several new features for users of the software. Among the biggest new feature is the inclusion of WSPR, JT4 (submodes A-G), JT65B and JT65C, and Echo modes in addition to the existing JT65A […]
For some time, users of Prolific USB-Serial adapters have been left without signed drivers for OS X. With the release of OS X v10.11 El Capitan the only way to enable unsigned drivers was to disable the OS X System Integrity Protection which left your Mac susceptible to a variety of attack vectors. However, Prolific […]
The Fl* development team released v3.23.05 of Fldigi; the open-source, cross-platform digital mode software. This new version of Fldigi incorporates a few fixes and updates, including: Dockable macros providing access to all 48 macros Added code to allow automatic ADIF record repairs Modifications to 8PSK modems Several other modifications and additions As with all of the FL* suite, Fldigi v3.23.05 […]
Anders Östlund (SM0THU) has released v1.5.2 of JT-Bridge, with a series of stability fixes. As with previous versions, Version 1.5.2 supports MacLoggerDX, RUMlogNG, RUMlog and Aether with QSL checking as well as logging direct to the logbook. Instructions on setting up and running JT-Bridge documentation page. As always, JT-Bridge can be downloaded free-of-charge here.
Dog Park Software is pleased to announce that version 1.01 of dogparkSDR has been released. dogparkSDR is the first Native Mac client for the Flex Radio Systems Signature series SDR Radios. dogparkSDR requires OS X 10.9+ and an Intel 64-bit processor and currently supports 1 Panadapter with 2 VFO slices. v1.01 adds several new features and fixes, including: RIT/XIT controls added […]
Tom Lindner (DL2RUM) has released v2.2 of RUMlogNG, now available via direct download and available shortly via the Mac App Store. RUMlogNG v2.2 included numerous fixes as well as several additions, including: New contests added to contest mode Expanded drawer window showing possible multipliers in contest mode Ability to color-code QSOs in the log tables Terminal can […]
Don Agro, the developer behind the successful MacLoggerDX logbook program, has announced the planned release of MacLoggerDX v6. Don writes: “In order to provide continuing support and enhancements to MacLoggerDX, Dog Park Software will be issuing new registration numbers for the upcoming release of Version 6, currently in Beta. Version 5, released in February 17, 2009 included 64 free […]
Andrew Madsen (AC7CF), the developer of the Aether logbook program, recently updated the AetherBlog with details about Aether and OS X v10.11 El Capitan. In comments posted on the 24th, Andrew reports that Aether v1.5.14 is “fully compatible with OS X 10.11” and that he does “not know of any problems related to the new OS update and Aether.” Andrew also reported that nearly […]
Fans of digital modes on OS X, using software like Fldigi and WSJT-X, may have some serious new problems ahead. To handle audio, both of these programs rely upon the use of PortAudio. PortAudio is a cross-platform API for handling audio input/output. PortAudio v19 has been the default and stable version for many years. However, it now seems […]