Installing Kenwood 144/430 MHz Dual Bander, Model TM-D710A Into 2009 RAV4

Installing Kenwood 144/430 MHz Dual Bander, Model TM-D710A Into 2009 RAV4

I was given a Toyota 2009 RAV4 from my sister who can no longer drive.  I decided to install an old Kenwood radio that I had purchased years ago into that vehicle.  The Kenwood TM-D710A radio is a dual display radio because two channels can be received. MSRP for the TM-D710A when it was sold $600. I have this model. E-Ham Score for TM-D710A: Average rating: 4.2/5 TM-D710A is no longer made. Current, in production, model is TM-D710 GA, ($530…

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CNN Is NOT A News Channel?

CNN Is NOT A News Channel?

It is Friday July 5, 2019 at 7:44 pm.  I tried to view some current news.  I chose  CNN  but found they offered no news but some idiotic non news show, The Eighties, Video Killed the Radio Star.  I had to change channels to BBS and MSNBC.  Why is it that a channel that pretends to be news is not that at all?  Does this mean that CNN is a half baked news channel or incompetent news channel? This country…

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Facebook Should Not Be In A Safe Harbor

Facebook Should Not Be In A Safe Harbor

Opinion Facebook is currently protected by a legal provision called “safe harbor”. The legal definition is that it gives legal protection from liability under specified conditions. Safe harbor is necessary for such industries that provide the pipes through which data flows because their only purpose is to link two opposing points with information. They do not create the content, they provide the connections between the send and receive points. They should not be responsible for the content they move through…

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Continuum Of Treason

Continuum Of Treason

I find it impossible not to categorize “collude” as a crime. But, collusion, itself, is not a specific federal crime. The dictionary definition comes close to saying that the Trump administration did commit a crime. The Trump administration did collude with the enemy of the Untied States, Russia, as outlined in the Mueller Report.

Cruise To Alaska and Canada Technology Problems

Cruise To Alaska and Canada Technology Problems

As for weather, absolutely no provided information from the ship and my cell phone.  My cell phone, T-Moblie service provider, really was quite awful in Alaska and even in larger cities of Canada, such as Vancouver. It was not until I got into Washington and Oregon that it provided good service.