Internet radios archive

  • Apple rumoured to be working on radio app
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    Apple rumoured to be working on radio app

    By 14 October 2009

    Apple is expected to launch a radio app for its iPhone and iPod touch, allowing users to tune into their favourite radio stations on the Internet. The rumour, which this time comes from sources talking to 9to5mac.com, will be a radio app that "will be...

  • Pure Sensia internet, DAB and application radio
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    Pure Sensia internet, DAB and application radio

    By 17 September 2009

    Pure is aiming for the October release of the Sensia to reinvent radio once again as the hub of home life. The wireless internet connection, music streaming and now the addition of applications take the company's devices one step closer. Pure told Pocket-lint...

  • Pure Sensia brings app stores to radio
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    Pure Sensia brings app stores to radio

    By 17 September 2009

    Pure has launched a product today that it hopes will "do for radio what the iPhone did for mobile". That's the dream of the CEO of Pure's parent company, Hossain Yassiae of Imagination Technologies. The Pure Sensia is a fully connected internet, FM and...

  • IFA 2009: Our top five
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    IFA 2009: Our top five

    By 7 September 2009

    IFA in Berlin is the largest consumer electronics show in Europe. Each year hundreds of companies come to show their latest and greatest gadgets that they will be releasing over the next 12 months. So what caught our eye this year? Here is our pick of...

  • Pure announces Siesta Flow alarm clock internet radio
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    Pure announces Siesta Flow alarm clock internet radio

    By 4 September 2009

    Pure is showing off five new digital radio products at the IFA show, including the "Siesta Flow", the company's first internet connected bedside radio. The Siesta Flow, which will boast a £99.99 price point when launched, is Pure's most affordable internet-connected...

  • Logitech's got a Squeezebox, daddy never sleeps at night
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    Logitech's got a Squeezebox, daddy never sleeps at night

    By 3 September 2009

    Logitech is looking to simplify internet radio with the introduction of the Sqeezebox family of products for your ears. The choice is between the smaller Squeezebox Radio and the Squeezebox Touch Wi-Fi music players as to how you want to do things. The...

  • Monitor Audio AirStream 10 radio  review
    Audio 4.5 out of 5

    Monitor Audio AirStream 10 radio review

    By 10 August 2009

    You might not associate Monitor Audio with radios, as they are best known for their speakers. The tagline of "design for sound" sets high expectations for the audio device. Calling it a radio is perhaps unfair, as in truth it is so much more, fulfilling...

  • Monitor Audio launches Airstream 10
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    Monitor Audio launches Airstream 10

    By 8 July 2009

    Monitor Audio has launched the Airstream 10, an unusual s-shaped radio. Designed in Britain it offers retro looks, FM with RDS, DAB digital radio as well as Wi-Fi streaming abilities for internet-based stations and MP3 player hook-up via 3.5mm input....

  • Birdsong radio quietly killed
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    Birdsong radio quietly killed

    By 1 June 2009

    A DAB radio station which played only birdsong has been taken off the air, despite large audience figures and celebrity fans. The Birdsong channel had been broadcasting for 18 months and was originally meant as a filler for a DAB station which closed...

  • Win a PURE EVOKE Flow internet radio
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    Win a PURE EVOKE Flow internet radio

    By 18 May 2009

    Pocket-lint has teamed up with PURE to bring you the chance of winning one of its EVOKE Flow DAB and internet radios. As well as all the gubbins you'd expect from a PURE DAB, the EVOKE Flow is notable as the radio features Wi-Fi for hook-up to your home...

  • Niam Audio launches NaimUniti
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    Niam Audio launches NaimUniti

    By 18 May 2009

    Naim Audio has announced the launch of the new "NaimUniti" an all-in-one audio player with an integrated amplifier, CD player, DAB/FM tuner, internet radio player, iPod and MP3 dock, digital to analogue converter, USB and network-stored music file player...

  • Just 12% of UK radio listeners tune in via DAB
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    Just 12% of UK radio listeners tune in via DAB

    By 7 May 2009

    Although over 90% of the UK's population listen to the radio, the struggling digital DAB platform has managed to capture just 12.7% of the market, according to the latest Rajar stats. The industry body has revealed that in the first quarter of 2009 the...

  • Last.fm announces improved radio
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    Last.fm announces improved radio

    By 7 May 2009

    A "new and improved" version of Last.fm radio on the web has been announced for those in the UK, US and Germany, or those in other countries who pay to subscribe to the service. The listening page has been redesigned, and gone visual, with an "expanded...

  • Win a Linksys by Cisco Media Hub
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    Win a Linksys by Cisco Media Hub

    By 6 May 2009

    Pocket-lint has teamed up with Linksys by Cisco to give our readers the chance of winning a Linksys by Cisco NMH305 Media Hub. Launched at CES 2009 it's designed to simplify access to, and interaction with, digital content. The Media Hub gathers, organises,...

  • Last.fm subscription charge plans go ahead
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    Last.fm subscription charge plans go ahead

    By 23 April 2009

    Following an official announcement, and then an official postponement, Last.fm has said it is now charging for its radio services outside the UK, the US and Germany. The decision, unsurprisingly unpopular with users of the site, will see those outside...

  • Sonos issues 2.8 update and new iPhone app
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    Sonos issues 2.8 update and new iPhone app

    By 15 April 2009

    Sonos has updated its iPhone "Controller" application to version 2.8.1, which refreshes the previous software, launched back in October 2008. In addition, the company has added support for the free Deezer internet radio service via the Sonos system's...

  • Last.fm delays plans to charge
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    Last.fm delays plans to charge

    By 31 March 2009

    Last.fm has announced it has "postponed" the date in which it will begin charging users for its radio service, following "a lot of feedback". The online music site has defended its decision to charge 3 euros a month to those outside the US, UK and Germany...

  • Last.fm to start charging
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    Last.fm to start charging

    By 25 March 2009

    Last.fm has announced that it is to begin charging in countries outside the UK, the US and Germany. In every other country, listening to Last.fm Radio will now require a subscription of 3 euros per month. Everything else on Last.fm (such as scrobbling,...

  • Pure Avanti Flow DAB radio review
    Audio 3.5 out of 5

    Pure Avanti Flow DAB radio review

    By 13 March 2009

    The Pure Digital Avanti Flow is more than just an iPod speaker dock and at £270 though it has to be. The Avanti flow combines DAB digital radio, media streaming service and Internet radio in one low-slung and compact package. Construction is especially...

  • Logitech updates support for Squeezebox music services
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    Logitech updates support for Squeezebox music services

    By 17 February 2009

    Logitech has announced the support of a whole host of new music services for its Squeezebox network music players. Among them is Napster, which will now open its library of more than 7 million songs to Squeezebox owners in the UK and Germany. The company...

  • Philips Streamium MCi500H micro Hi-Fi system review
    Audio 4 out of 5

    Philips Streamium MCi500H micro Hi-Fi system review

    By 16 January 2009

    Domestic Hi-Fi has taken something of a battering of late, with the growth of personal media players and the shift towards docking stations, and the subsequent growth in digital music collections on your personal computer. So can the snappily-named MCi500H...

  • Linksys by Cisco Wireless Home Audio
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    Linksys by Cisco Wireless Home Audio

    By 9 January 2009

    Cisco's new multi-room home audio solution, the Linksys by Cisco Wireless Home Audio sounds pretty good, but what does it look like? We grabbed a gallery of images from the connected device's CES debut so you can see for yourself...

  • Linksys by Cisco Wireless Home Audio system debuts at CES
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    Linksys by Cisco Wireless Home Audio system debuts at CES

    By 9 January 2009

    Cisco has moved into the music market with the launch of the Linksys by Cisco Wireless Home Audio system at CES. The company says the Wireless Home Audio system utilises DLNA and Wireless-N technology "to deliver a rich audio experience to any room in...

  • Vodafone offers Last.fm for some Nokia phones
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    Vodafone offers Last.fm for some Nokia phones

    By 17 December 2008

    Vodafone has announced a deal that will see customers throughout Europe and India, Australia and New Zealand able to access Last.fm’s social networking music features via their mobiles. The new mobile application includes Last.fm’s scrobbling functionality...

  • A quick guide to DAB
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    A quick guide to DAB

    By 15 December 2008

    What is it? Standing for Digital Audio Broadcast, it's essentially technology used by radio stations to transmit a digit rather than an analogue signal such as the likes of FM. The initial concept was to deliver CD-esque listening quality over the airwaves,...