New Tektronix Logo

Tektronix, Inc. announced today that going forward they are using a newer, more modern logo. At first I thought “not another rebranding…,” but then I actually looked at the logos and the corresponding press-release. The logo looks a lot more modern and doesn’t really deviate from the original all too much. It’s easily recognizable to […]
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Goodbye Radioshack!

On February 5th, 2015 the electronics retailer RadioShack finally filed for Chapter 11 protection under US bankruptcy law after 11 consecutive quarterly losses. Many stores closed as a result of this. Before they closed their doors forever, RadioShack blew out their remaining inventory with great discounts. When I first heard of the RadioShack bankruptcy, I […]
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Lawsuit Against Little Rock Police (FOIA Access to Records)

On Friday, I filed a lawsuit against the Little Rock Police Department under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act, requesting access to historical audio recordings and encryption keys. This lawsuit became necessary because Little Rock denied my request for record access for unsubstantiated reasons. Let’s start from the beginning. Not with the creation of mankind […]
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Future Video Blog Plans

There are plenty of electronics-related YouTube channels out there but few are dedicated to radio frequency (RF) related topics. It’s time to accept this challenge and start an RF video blog. My YouTube channel [1] is currently only used for auxiliary videos which are used for illustration purposes of this classic text blog. But that […]
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