Tagged By DAB


Name that BluTune: Roberts launch Bluetooth radio range

By Dave Jenkins,

Hundreds of stations and not a thing worth listening to: Even the shift from FM to DAB couldn’t help us avoid the nasal, cheesy, over-enthusiastic, often-egotistical tones of presenters playing the same 10 soulless songs every hour. Sound familiar? Well… Read article


Aves Air DAB Radio Review

By David Nield,

The Aves Air is that rarest of breeds, a pocket-sized DAB radio. The technology may offer crystal clear reception and instant tuning, but DAB has always lent itself more readily to chunky desktop radios rather than units you slip into… Read article


The Future of Digital Radio: DAB Not Quite Dibs

By Andy Mossack,

I once owned what is now commonly termed a vintage radio. Back then of course it wasn’t vintage, just state of the art and I was very proud of it. It was a Roberts portable, and then just like now,… Read article


Onkyo CR-555DAB Hi-Fi Mini Receiver: Not too shabby

By Dominic Smith,

Home audio manufacturing monster Onkyo has introduced its boss new CR-555DAB Hi-Fi Mini Receiver, a quality personal audio player packed to the brim with some tasty high-end technology offered up at a not-too-shabby price (see below) with a nice black… Read article


CES Unveiled – Pure Sensia 200D music system

By Geoff Bowen,

At last night’s CES Unveiled press event, we were given a demonstration of the forthcoming Sensia 200D music system from the guys over at Pure. The 200D is the follow-up to the original Sensia and the primary enhancements are the… Read article


Robert’s Radio Messenger, Record R and Fusion

By Shem Pennant,

Robert’s Radio have been around for 80 years and over time have become a staple of well to do kitchens and living rooms across the land. Unlike some traditional brands however, they haven’t hidden behind their classic status as a… Read article


Father’s Day: Gifts for gadget geek dads

By Naomi Mackay,

Father’s Day is on June 21, and the good news is that gone are the days when you poor dads had to look delighted when you unwrapped yet another tie, pair of socks or cufflinks. In these high-tech times, there… Read article


Parabola DAB radio: Stylish, portable and cheap

By Gabrielle Pickard,

Anything that advertises itself as being “too hot to handle” whips up a certain degree of intrigue and interest. When, therefore, an email titled, ‘a DAB that is too hot to handle’ arrives in your inbox, you feel compelled to… Read article


Minuet DAB Radio: Put simply, it’s child’s play!

By Gabrielle Pickard,

The benefits of buying your child a radio are more multi-faceted than the fact they can keep the kids ‘out of your hair’ by keeping them entertained for hours. Apart from relishing with delight that they have been given their… Read article


Magicbox Tower iPod alarm dock review

By Shem Pennant,

More and more iPod dock alarm clocks seem to be hitting the market. After all it’s a natural fit – you have all that space by your bedside table, an iPod or iPhone (if you’re reading this your chances of… Read article