Geneva WorldRadio | US$299.95 | www.genevalab.com
remember the folks who introduced you to the high fidelity possibility with your dingy iPods (we are talking about those click wheel stuff)? yea, it has been a while since we last heard from them and they are back but this time round, it is iPod dock no more. meet the new Geneva WorldRadio, the Swiss firm’s modern take on the classic world receiver. adhering to the classic radio form, the WorldRadio features a streamlined chassis complete with aluminum handle and tuning controls, plus contemporary technologies including digital FM tuner, Bluetooth receiver, alarm clock functionality, built-in high-performance amplifier, full-range loudspeaker that handles both mid and high frequencies and a digital color display with touch controls. in keeping with the modern times, the WorldRadio can handle both regular FM as well as digital radio stations and on top of that, it can wireless stream your favorite Internet radio stations from any Bluetooth-enabled smartphone, tablet or laptop. finally, a 3.5mm auxiliary input enables you to hook up this nostalgia-looking, modern radio to other audio sources and a built-in rechargeable lithium-polymer battery offers you with up to 6 hours of continuous playback. the Geneva WorldRadio comes in three metallic finishes including silver, red and black and will be dropping in this month with a price tag of $299.95.