Digital Smart Technologies for Amateur Radio
Digital Smart Technologies for Amateur Radio - used for digital voice and data. The advantage of digital voice over analog is that it uses less bandwith than AM, FM, and SSB. The quality of the data is better for the same signal strength. The fact that the voice codec chip is proprietary in nature some hams refuse to use it. Especially since hams are known for inovations and improving on what's out there. This also has seem to limit the number of manufacturers and the higher prices of D-Star radios.
D-Star Info - a terrific site from the looks of it on anything to do with D-Star.
Say Yes To D-Star - An e-Ham users response to saying no to D-Star. I don't know enough either way to confirm or deny it. He mentions reading an article on saying no to D-Star. Maybe it's the next link I give that he's referring to.
Say No To D-Star - An individuals thoughts on D-Star. Again I haven't researched either enough to say which one is correct.