• Effective immediately we will be deleting, without notice, any negative threads or posts that deal with the use of encryption and streaming of scanner audio.

    We've noticed a huge increase in rants and negative posts that revolve around agencies going to encryption due to the broadcasting of scanner audio on the internet. It's now worn out and continues to be the same recycled rants. These rants hijack the threads and derail the conversation. They no longer have a place anywhere on this forum other than in the designated threads in the Rants forum in the Tavern.

    If you violate these guidelines your post will be deleted without notice and an infraction will be issued. We are not against discussion of this issue. You just need to do it in the right place. For example:
    https://forums.radioreference.com/rants/224104-official-thread-live-audio-feeds-scanners-wait-encryption.html

olympics

  1. w2xq

    Boo Hiss on NBC coverage...

    Just watched the opening of the Olympics on BBC TV. Kudos to their coverage. Too bad NBC is so money-grubbing. This NBC Still Can't Get Olympic Coverage Right, Won't Air Opening Ceremonies Live - Business Insider is spot on. BBC Radio 5 Sport carried the radio broadcast. IMHO not nearly as...
  2. citylink_uk

    TETRA for London 2012 Olympics

    London, UK - THE company behind the national secure radio system that links police, fire and ambulance has been awarded the contract to build and install a dedicated £11m TETRA radio network for the 2012 London Olympics. Airwave Solutions Ltd, once part of the mobile-phone group O2, will hook...
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