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ALERT: iOS 1.13 bug …

In the TimedEvents section “Hourly” events are not saving properly and are being reverted to “Daily” with incorrect timing. Upgrade your RedNode software to API V 22 to apply a work around. The code in iOS will get fixed in the forthcoming release 1.14. 73 … Gerry.


NEW: Long press setup items for explanation

In mobile app release 1.13 (Android will catch up soon), in the “AllStar/Echolink setup” screen – long press on any setup item to activate a popup that gives a little more explanation of the purpose fo the item. 73 … Gerry.


ClearNode 1.13 for iOS and RedNode API 21 released

This release introduces Timed Events – the ability to automate connecting and disconnecting from remote nodes on an hourly, daily, weekly or monthly basis. Behind the scenes Timed Events uses the “Cron Job” system on your Linux Raspberry Pi – thus Timed Events supports arbitrary jobs which you can define as a “command”. We’ve also…


ClearNode is back in stock !

As some folks noticed we were out of stock temporarily – we were missing a component. Production is underway again and the “Buy ClearNode” shopping basket has been restored. 73 … Gerry.


ALERT: Android Ver 1.12.3 bug

A ClearNode user reported this morning that the Android ClearNode mobile app crashes when there are IN-bound Echolink connections. We were able reproduce the problem and get a fix in place. Version 1.12.4 has been released with the fix. It may take a few hours before the new version propagates across Google’s servers. 73 ……


AllStar search restored !

The team at AllStarLink completed their server migration successfully and connectivity to stats.allstarlink.org has been restored. 73 … Gerry.


ALERT: AllStar search unavailable

Some infrastructure issues ongoing at the AllStar live node database – likely will be resolved soon. 73 … Gerry.


RedNode API Ver 18 released

This release improves the AWS MQTT connection management, particularly in marginal WiFi and Internet situations. We recommend all users upgrade to this release. 73 … Gerry.


WiFiByLight Demo …

Several people have asked for a video explaining the WiFiByLight process for getting your ClearNode on your WiFi and talking to the ClearNode Mobile App. Enjoy !


ClearNode 1.12 for Android released

This release brings the Android implementation up to par with the Apple iOS 1.12 release. Voice telemetry, parrot mode and zip code definition for the *81 weather announcement. 73 … Gerry.