Audio

Sep 21, 2008

iPod Karaoke with the Memorex SingStand

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Memorex SingStar iPod karaoke machine

Memorex have come up with an interesting add-on for your iPod or MP3 player – a sophisticated microphone and microphone stand that cuts out the vocals from your tunes and lets you belt out your own vocals over the music. Or, to put it simply, an iPod Karaoke microphone stand. As if the X-Factor wasn’t […]

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Sep 13, 2008

Logitech Squeezebox Duet beats 578 Hi-Fi systems

Posted by in Audio, Music, Wireless Stereo Systems
Logitech Squeezebox Duet

Logitech Squeezebox systems have always been well received, both by users and crtitics alike. These stylish little boxes plug into your Hi-Fi and let you wirelessly stream your tunes from your PC through to your Hi-Fi, where you can listen to your tunes in much better clarity than through your PC’s speakers. Logitech released a […]


Sep 12, 2008

Chip off the old "Blok" for the iPod

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Revo Wooden iPod Dock

You can find all sorts of docking systems for the iPods, there are weird and wonderful shapes, sizes and even ones attached to televisions but now you can add a little class to your place with Revo’s wooden iPod docking system, “Blok”. Blok was launched during IFA 2008 and offers 40 watt speaker and contains […]


Aug 31, 2008

Grundig Audion 8 Hi-Fi streams your tunes from anywhere

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Grundig Audion 8 Wi-Fi Hi-Fi

The new Grundig Audion 8 Hi-Fi was on show at the IFA exhibition last week, and it seems to be quite a performer. Single-handedly taking on the Philips Streamium range of Wi-Fi Hi-Fis in the features stakes and Bang and Olufsen in the design stakes, the Audion 8 is an extremely flexible Wi-Fi Hi-Fi that […]


Aug 31, 2008

PodSpot – the world's largest iPod speaker

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PodSpot iPod speaker

If you need some serious ooomph to your music, you could do worse than buy yourself a PodSpot: an external speaker that’s been designed to hook up to an iPod or any other MP3 player, and broadcast the sound at a mighty 115db through its tweeters, horns and two huge 10″ subwoofers. To give you […]


Aug 21, 2008

Mental Media – the Ten best Audio Gadgets you never knew they made part 2

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5). Alesis Transactive Mobile – the world’s largest iPhone dock? What is it? Regular iPhone speakers are for wimps! What you need is the Alesis Transactive Mobile (although calling it “mobile” is a bit of a stretch!), a huge industrial strength amp and speaker designed for outdoor events that belts out tunes to over 150 […]


Aug 21, 2008

Mental Media: the Ten best Audio Gadgets you never knew they made

Posted by in Audio, Featured, Gadgets, Mental Media
iPod Boombox made of cardboard

Traditional music devices like HiFis, are so last century. Now all our videos and tunes have gone digital, there are thousands of gadgets that let you do all sorts of things to them, most of which you never knew you wanted to. In the first of a regular series of Mental Media gadgets, here’s a […]


Aug 15, 2008

Tiny travel speakers with a whole lot of bass

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X-Mini Speakers

Small enough to fit in the palm of your hand the X-Mini is set to revolutionise the world of portable audio. The X-Mini capsule is the first pocket sized speaker with bass support and a built in rechargeable battery. Neil over at Spoken Like a Geek brought one into the office and showed us it […]


Aug 13, 2008

Freewheeler speakers for the crazy in you

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SYMBIO Alien Speakers

If you liked the crazy dancing Sony Rolly mp3 player you are going to love this new addition to the world of mad speaker design. The Freewheeler speakers created in collaboration with designers Ron Arad and Frances Pellisari certainly make you raise one eyebrow and mouth, “what” when you first see it.


Aug 4, 2008

iRiver Spinn video released

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iriver Spinn

There are lots of rumours going around about the new iRiver’s 3.3-inch Spinn media player with AMOLED display but we finally get to see it in action! The new SPINN Wheel controller assisted by touch-screen AMOLED display with haptic feedback does look very impressive in the video. Check it all out after the break.