sdr antenna

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    scanning device and software

    I am new to radio scanning, for a start, I am looking for a device attached to my laptop that allows me to scan for radio signal from 100 KHz to 12 GHz, any specific USB-SDR to meet this requirement ? as I am new to SDR and devices, can I also ask the following : 1) what are the softwares...
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    Receiving distance with rinky dink SDR Antenna?

    I live about 10 miles from Bush Intercontinental Airport in the Houston Tx area. It looks like with virtual radar server I'm dropping out at about 6 or 7 miles from my location. Is this about right for the rinky dink antenna that comes with the SDR? P.S. After rechecking several times It's...