Tag Archives: radio

Customizable ceramic kitchen radio

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Check out this ceramic kitchen radio from the designers at Israel's Studio Lama. The greatest thing about it is that you could decorate it any way you want. [via Dezeen]…

Portable Radio

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Radio Valerie

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Power company plans first orbital solar power satellite

Pacific Gas and Electric is reportedly seeking permission to test a solar power satellite, which would send energy generated in orbit to a radio receiver station in Fresno County, California.
the solar energy available in space is eight-to-ten times greater

Brion Vega RR227 radio

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Brion Vega is an Italian manufacturer of radios, at least one of which (this RR227) is based on a vintage design—and all of which look like they could be. They do the modern basics like MP3 playback from SD…

eBay: Braun RT 20 desktop radio by Dieter Rams and Hans Gugelot

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Currently at $495, this Braun RT 20, designed by Dieter Rams and Hans Gugelot vintage 1961, is currently not functional, due likely to a "suspect tube or fuse issue". Besides some stains on the veneer, it appears to be…

Walnut, WW2 era radio casemod by Jeffrey Stephenson

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Usually PC case mods are either ungainly exercises in slobber mouthed dorkiness or "because it's there" affairs, but this gorgeous mod by Jeffrey Stephenson based upon the World War 2 era radio cases of the Ingraham Cabinet Co. is so…

1942 Philco Radio becomes Mac Mini jukebox

Good Lord. Sandy Winkelman's computer mod takes a gorgeously walnut Philco Radio from 1942, rips out its transistors and installs a touchscreen Mac Mini in its base. Each one of my hands is sending conflicting electro-chemical signals up into my…

Nomad Traveler Speaker: tweed vinyl is this generation's wooden Victoriana

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Urban Outfitters may be staffed by design-stealing bastards, but sometimes their mining of retro culture dusts off a look that feels new. This "Nomad Traveler Speaker", for instance, clad entirely in a tweed vinyl. You can plug in your…

Video: The Cuntblocker 5000 advertisement

Do not press play unless your workplace doesn't mind a dalliance with the c-word.…