Interesting to see some overlapping efforts happening here, seems like
we need to start working together.
On Mon, 24 Oct 2011 13:17:59 -0400, Becky Hurwitz <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
*Radio broadcast for sound:*
- i tested out a low power FM transmitter last night with some other
folks on this list -- set it up at the Media center -- we could receive it
all across the park. we could use this to broadcast MM across the park.
There is a little radio team that has been working this very mechanism
the last couple weeks. We've got a couple PART-15 transmitters, and have
done a number of tests in the square, partially transmitting the GA on
Saturday, working out the various technical kinks along the way. We've
had a several in person meetings and we've got a plan we've been working
on to make this happen. Just last night we worked up a proposal to bring
to the media team to turn this into something more of an official
We've done a bunch of research into the FCC regulations, talked with
Prometheus people, and looked into translation radio (which sounds like
what Dallas brough up on another thread regarding minutes?). It would be
great to work with you and others on this project!
Expect our proposal to show up momentarily, this is where you can find
IRC: server: irc.indymedia.org ; channel: #pmradio
*Streaming/G+ hangout for video press conf w/MM:*
Regarding streaming, we setup an icecast relay of the radio stream that
we've been experimenting with, and were able to relatively easily
transmit the radio stream that was broadcasting the GA on Saturday.