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2013-09-21 21:06:42.768084+00 by Dan Lyke 3 comments

Long range (40 miles or so) radio communications with the Raspberry Pi: http://rpi900.com/

In case you need a remote sensing Unix device somewhere...

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#Comment Re: made: 2013-09-22 10:59:36.584854+00 by: meuon

Sweet. For less than $150 USD, That's a useful device. With some "store and forward" or "mesh" networking in that Raspberry Pi, you could cover some territory.

#Comment Re: made: 2013-09-22 19:40:49.473804+00 by: Jack William Bell

See my recent post about bringing back NNTP and UUCP for privacy reasons. With a bunch of these, TLS and UUCP you could create a darknet with no connection to any existing communication infrastructure.

#Comment Re: made: 2013-09-23 11:24:12.605153+00 by: Larry Burton

I'm thinking I could set one of these on a water tower and send back information like level and line pressure back to a pumping station for a lot less money than what is being used now. It could also be used for monitoring of transfer pumps for waste water or any pipeline application.