• 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

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    Rights to distribute archives

    What are the legal rights feed providers have to distribute audio taken from the archives of their own feeds to other people? (I assume it's not allowed to distribute an arbitrary archived recording to people as they're supposed to have a premium account, though correct me if I'm wrong, but I...
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    Can You Splain This To Me?

    Just ordered a Pro-106 and thought I'd brush up on my radio knowledge. Wow! Things have changed since the days of my "programmable" Pro-2005 with 400 channels! Can you help me define the following terms in common English, perhaps telling me what one term has to do with the other? These are...
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