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Uses of Radio in Resilient Communities & elsewhere
Technology related to radio forms an underlying older layer of technology throughout the world, while devices that are essentially digital radios, like WiFi, cell phones and embedded devices are at the center of everyday use & development.
Satellite-related services are also labeled 'radio' XM Radio.
- Electromagnetic radiation / Optics (health effects)
- Ambient Energy Harvesting
- Robotics / Robots
- Weather radio / WB
For emergency preparedness
- Bug Out Bag (Marcus)
- Solar Power Charger
- Radios in Autos
- ARRL Handbook For Radio Communications
- GMRS - General Mobile Radio Service
- FRS - Family Radio Service
- MURS - Multiple Use Radio Service
- CB - Citizens Band
In a crisis ham radio and related groups could be very handy for maintaining long distance communications.
- See Amateur Radio
Radio towers are an excellent location to add new transmitters on different bands.
Energy transmission via radio
800MHz Trunked radio systems
Jurisdictions that have converted to 800MHz trunked radio systems require better scanners than the cheaper analog type.