Ham radio history & future – HamCation 2024

Feb 17, 2024 @ 4:37 PM ET By Ben Alonzo

HamCation 2024 was a look back at ham radio’s history and a preview of its future. This is the second-largest hamfest in the United States. HamCation is a trade show that features new amateur radio equipment vendors and used swap-style areas where you can find lots of cool tech devices. From antique boat anchors to ….read more

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A Unique Hamfest – HamCation 2023 Tech Highlights

Feb 27, 2023 @ 6:47 PM ET By Ben Alonzo

Orlando, Florida’s annual HamCation trade show is the second largest hamfest in the US and it’s an indoor-outdoor 3-day event. People from all over the world come to this to marvel at new and old technology, which is why I also attend. This year, I took 45 pound of camera gear to capture some cool ….read more

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Sony – smartphones to match DSLR quality by 2024 (advantages/disadvantages discussion)

Jun 03, 2022 @ 4:54 AM ET By Ben Alonzo

Sony’s Semiconductor Solutions CEO, Terushi Shimizu, says smartphone cameras could start taking better pictures than DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) cameras by 2024. Despite these futuristic claims, DSLRs still offer huge advantages over smartphones. We’ll discuss some of the smartphone vs. DSLR advantages in this article. Sony thinks newer AI processing and imaging chip technologies (two-layer ….read more

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Lawsuit alleges Google created deceptive, unauthorized restaurant websites for delivery profits

Mar 11, 2022 @ 3:20 AM ET By Ben Alonzo

Technology is hard to keep up with, especially for business owners. Imagine waking up one day and there are tons of unauthorized websites pretending to represent your business – selling your products as if they were authorized by you – without your permission. That’s exactly what Google is alleged to have done to countless restaurant ….read more

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