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FUNcube Dongle works with Windows 10!

Folks A quick update for you, I am delighted to announce that the FUNcube Dongle Pro+ works perfectly on Windows 10, in both 32 and 64 bit versions. There’s no need for any driver updates, by design the FUNcube Dongles … Continue reading

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FUNcube Dongle Website

Folks Apologies, the website was offline for a few hours. We’ve brought it back online now. Many thanks for your patience. Howard

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One of the more esoteric uses for a FUNcube Dongle

Folks As you may know, although the FUNcube Dongle was originally designed with receiving signals from space in mind, there’s nothing special about extraterrestrial radio waves when compared to those on terra firma. In fact, at least one FUNcube Dongle … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi 2 and FUNcube Dongle Pro Plus

Folks, Today we spent some time with the new Raspberry Pi 2 and the FUNcube Dongle Pro Plus. As many will be aware, the original Raspberry Pi had a problem with its USB host stack, for which I released a … Continue reading

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Free shipping to Monday 9 February!

Folks, We’re away for a few days from Thursday 5 February until Monday 9 February, so as there’ll be a short delay in shipping until we return, we’re offering free shipping worldwide during this period. Orders already placed will be … Continue reading

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FUNcube Dongle update

Folks If it’s not too late, may I wish you all a happy new year! It finally looks like we’re getting better at forecasting demand as over the past few months we’ve managed to maintain an in-stock status of the … Continue reading

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FUNcube Christmas ordering

Folks Seasons greetings to all! We currently have a good stock of FUNcube Dongles ready for immediate dispatch, you can order here. Here are the cutoff dates for delivery before Christmas day: North America: Tuesday 23 December 11:00 UTC Northwest … Continue reading

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FUNcube Dongle Pro+ and Raspberry Pi

Folks, I’ve been working on some firmware for the FCD Pro+ to work around the USB stack limitations of the Raspberry Pi. The workaround reduces the bandwidth of the FCD to work within those conditions: there is one version for … Continue reading

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We’ve moved and back up and running!

Folks, While we still have a little more unpacking to do, we’re now back up and running following our move, so we’re now back to dispatching FUNcube Dongles immediately. Thank you all for your patience! Many thanks, Howard

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Yet more FUNcube satellites!

Folks Although the FUNcube Dongle is capable of receiving many different types of signals, both from terra firma and from space, it was originally designed to receive the FUNcube-1 satellite launched back in November 2013. What we weren’t expecting when … Continue reading

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