April 12, 2024

This Week in Amateur Radio

North America's Premiere Amateur Radio News Magazine

Is Ham Radio still a popular Hobby in the colossal Digital era of 21st century?

Ham radio or Amateur radio as widely known worldwide offers an engaging, tactile communication experience that’s hard to find in our increasingly busy lives. Crafting your own wireless communication gizmos and hearing them echo across the globe is an unparalleled thrill for many.

The slick ‘n’ trendy smartphones are taking the center stage in today’s society, and with its vintage nostalgic charm and Amateur radio may seem like a thing of the past. Still, this niche pastime persists, buzzing on frequencies well outside the coverage area of mobile towers. How is ham radio applicable in the modern era? Does it provide something different and interesting in a society when digital communication is the neo-norm? Let’s examine in this article the reasons behind the continued popularity of Amateur radio, as well as the difficulties it faces in this day of constant connectivity.

Read more – Infotrend Times: https://infotrendtimes.com/is-ham-radio-still-a-popular-hobby/