Robert’s Radio Messenger, Record R and Fusion

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 reason to stagnate and they invited us down to have a hands on with some … Continue reading Robert’s Radio Messenger, Record R and Fusion

Father’s Day: Gifts for gadget geek dads

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 are loads of ideas for dads, whatever your budget. So, if you’re looking for your … Continue reading Father’s Day: Gifts for gadget geek dads

Parabola DAB radio: Stylish, portable and cheap

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 take a further look. At a first glimpse at a picture of Magicbox’s Parabola, this … Continue reading Parabola DAB radio: Stylish, portable and cheap

Magicbox Tower iPod alarm dock review

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 owning one are oh so high) and a need to get up early. Whilst some … Continue reading Magicbox Tower iPod alarm dock review

Breville toaster radio: Breakfast gets a musical accompaniment

Friends are often keen to hear about the latest gadgets I’m trying out, but all I seemed to get when I told them I was trying out a toaster/radio was a lot of smirks. But it’s from Breville, and it looks really cool, I proclaimed. They still weren’t convinced. However, my first impressions out of … Continue reading Breville toaster radio: Breakfast gets a musical accompaniment

Further details emerge on Motz Miniature FM Radio

In recent years, one of the main advantages of gadgets that the manufacturers promote tends to be due to their super small or super slim size. Laptops, mobile phones and even hair styling utensils are becoming tinier in size it seems by the year. The latest super small gadget to hit the scene is probably … Continue reading Further details emerge on Motz Miniature FM Radio