Guerrilla Radio

Posted: December 23, 2015 by gamegetterII in Uncategorized

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German Techs indirectly helping Salafists

“The group has been training journalists in conflict zones for more than a decade and often relies on FM radio to reach populations in far-flung areas that don’t have access to the Internet or smartphones. But when the group realized that shifting front lines and the brutal treatment of journalists meant operating large broadcast antenna could become too cumbersome or risky, it developed PocketFM.

It’s now being used to covertly broadcast in nine locations, including two that are controlled by the Islamic State group, said Hochleichter. Connected to a solar panel, a PocketFM transmitter can theoretically work autonomously for long periods of time…”

“…The project, which also includes compiling a daily best-of from nine cooperating radio stations that is beamed down by satellite, is financed by…

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