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Grace Digital Encore Wi-Fi Music Player Internet radio review

on Sunday, April 20th, 2014

We review a lot of speakers here on The Gadgeteer. Some of them have Bluetooth, AirPlay or NFC. The speaker I’m reviewing today doesn’t have any of those features. What it does offer are some things that most of the speakers we review don’t have including a color display, physical remote control and the ability to play 1000’s ofRead More…


Grace Digital introduces the Encore Wi-Fi Music System

on Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

Boasting clearer vocals and deeper bass compared to the industry standard, the Encore Wi-Fi Music System from Grace Digital features a 2.1-channel audio system with dual 3” tweeter/midrange speakers and a bottom facing 4” woofer powered by a digital class D amp. This system is designed to connect to your Wi-Fi network for access to thousands ofRead More…


Livio Radio’s Bluetooth Internet Radio Car Kit for iPhone review

on Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

I’ve tried Bluetooth kits for hands-free calling in my car.  I’ve also tried FM transmitters that plug into my iPod/iPhone to playback music through my car stereo.  I’ve never tried any device that could do both until I tried the Bluetooth Internet Radio Car Kit for iPhone from Livio Radio.  Plus, you’ll notice the wordsRead More…


Grace Digital Mondo Wi-Fi Music Player and Internet Radio Review

on Monday, August 13th, 2012

After using the Grace Digital Mondo Wi-Fi Music Player and Internet Radio for a few months, I have come to one conclusion: Anyone looking for a portable radio today and does not choose an internet radio is wasting money.  There, that’s the review. I’m done.


PURE Contour iPhone/iPod Dock and Internet Radio Review

on Friday, November 25th, 2011

If you store your music on an iPhone or iPod and also enjoy internet radio, the PURE Contour is a one of the nicer speaker systems that I’ve had the opportunity to review. It offers a dock for playing the music on an iPhone/iPod while also charging its batteries, Internet streaming radio, FM radio andRead More…


The 45,000 Station Car Radio

on Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

Plug the 45,000 Station Car Radio from Hammacher Schlemmer into your car’s 12V power outlet, connect it to your iPhone via Bluetooth, and you can stream any of 45,000 AM/FM and internet radio stations to an open FM station on your car’s radio.  A free iPhone app streams the stations, including nationwide NPR stations as wellRead More…


Start Dancing the Charleston with the Victoria Nostalgic Internet Radio

on Saturday, August 13th, 2011

Grace Digital has just announced their Victoria Nostalgic Internet Radio. This 1940’s style radio might look old, but it offers the latest internet services, including Pandora, SiriusXM, Rhapsody, and more. It has a 3/4″ thick cabinet with a walnut exterior and birch inlay highlights to give it that classic look. A built in ClassRead More…


Logitech WiFi Squeezebox Radio Review

on Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

We’ve reviewed quite a few wireless internet radio players here on The Gadgeteer. Some have performed well while others have been mediocre. Today Judie Lipsett of Gear Diary and I will be doing a dual review of the Logitech Squeezebox Radio. Will it be a winner or a dud? Keep reading to find out.


Sungale Cyberus Ebook Reader / Multimedia Player

on Friday, February 12th, 2010
Posted in: eBook Readers, News

The Cyberus ebook reader from Sungale offers a 7″ LCD touch screen with 800 X 480 pixels resolution.  In addition to letting you read ebooks (TXT and PDF), you can also use the Cyberus to display and download pictures from Picasa,  read RSS feeds from Yahoo and Google, listen to IP radio, access your Gmail account,Read More…


WiFi Internet Radio w/ iPod docking station Review

on Monday, January 18th, 2010

Looking for an iPod dock with a little pizzazz? How about one that links up with your home WiFi connection, plays podcasts and FM/Internet radio from around the globe, and – here’s the kicker –streams music in from you home computer? The WiFi Internet Radio (Model IR-3101) from MerConnect can do all these things andRead More…


Full-Join PPS-FM WiFi Pocket Radio Review

By: Don Zelazny
on Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

I remember in grade-school staying up late with the lights off in my room listening to Toledo Goaldiggers hockey games on my portable black RCA transistor radio.  I remember picking up a St. Louis station from my then home in Toledo and thinking how cool that was.

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Livio Pandora Internet Radio Review

on Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

A few months ago, Julie mentioned the Livio Pandora Internet Radio in her Spotlight Gadget feature. My boyfriend had recently introduced me to Pandora, and I just knew he and I had to check this little device out. Several weeks later, Livio had shipped me the LV001 Pandora Radio.


Vtech IS9181 Wi-Fi Internet Radio Review

on Tuesday, July 14th, 2009

I recently moved to a new home that is in a communications dead zone.  There’s no cell access, OTA TV and most troublesome, I cannot receive antenna born FM radio.  Thankfully, VTECH, the cordless phone people have introduced the IS9181 Wi-Fi Internet Radio which gives me a choice of over 11,000 Internet radio stations, plusRead More…


Vtech introduces their first home audio device

on Wednesday, May 13th, 2009

The IS9181 is Vtech’s wireless music hub and is their first home audio device. Compatible with PCs and Macs, this device will allow you to listen to internet radio stations and stream digital audio content from your desktop computers via WiFi. It has the ability to run from batteries or an AC adapter.


Myine Ira Wireless Internet Radio

on Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

The Ira from Myine brings wireless internet radio to your home entertainment system by way of a 2 x 6 x 3 inch module. They claim that it takes only 3 minutes to set it up. Anyone else out there in gadget land enjoy listening to streaming radio? Would you buy the Ira for $149.99?


Logitech Squeezebox Boom Review

on Friday, January 30th, 2009

Back when Judie was a fixture here on The Gadgeteer, she and I would occasionally write dually reviews. This was a term we coined that basically consisted of a review where we would chat back and forth about the product in question. Today we’re going to revive that fun format, with a review of theRead More…