Re: Fw: [TechTalk] Talking clock radio


Gene
 

I see the following:
List Price:
$139.99
Price:
$100.55 & FREE Shipping.
 
Farter up the page I see this:
5 New from $98.08 + FREE Shipping
 
Gene
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From: Nancy Hill
Sent: Wednesday, May 13, 2020 9:45 PM
Subject: Re: Fw: [TechTalk] Talking clock radio

Gerald, I must be blind or something, but I couldn't find the $8r5 radio
on Amazon.  Did I look in the wrong place?


Thanks,

Nancy

On 5/13/2020 11:18 AM, Gerald Levy via groups.io wrote:
>
> Again, why do you persist in posting web sites without first doing
> your research?  If you had bothered to check this web site, you would
> have noticed that the Cobolt radio is listed as"temporarily out of
> stock".  This means that you can't buy it now.  And it is an FM only
> radio.  And it is more expensive than the Sangean. Which means, that
> for all intents and purposes, it is inferior, even if it were
> available, which it isn't. Double checkmate.
>
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> Gerald
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> On 5/13/2020 10:56 AM, Ann Parsons wrote:
>> Hi all,
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>> Oh ye of little faith!  Try this web site that is copyrighted in 2020.
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>> https://www.cobolt.co.uk/products/index/portable-talking-multi-function-radio
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>> Checkmate!!
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>> Ann P.
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>> Original message:
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>>> Do you ever bother to check your messages before you send them? The
>>> forwarded message is from four years ago, and the information about
>>> theCobolt radio is probably outdated, if it is even still available in
>>> the first place.  The Sangean PR-D17 is now the new standard for a
>>> talking AM/FM clock radio, and Amazon is still selling it for $85, and
>>> you won't have to wait months for delivery like you would if you
>>> ordered
>>> it from overseas, if you could even order it from Cobolt in the
>>> first place:
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>>> https://www.amazon.com/Sangean-PR-D17-Portable-Specially-Designed/dp/B07T7CP63M
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>>> Gerald
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>>> On 5/13/2020 8:53 AM, Ann Parsons wrote:
>>>> Hi all,
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>>>> Somebody was asking about a talking clock radio.  Here you go.
>>
>>>> Ann P.
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>>>> Forwarded message:
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>>>> From: "Aidan" <aidan.smarttalk@...>
>>>> to: TechTalk@groups.io
>>>> Subject: Re: [TechTalk] Talking clock radio
>>>> Reply-To: TechTalk@groups.io
>>>> Date: Mon, 21 Mar 2016 10:42:31 +0200
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>>>> There is one such radio. They are from Cobalt in England. I can't
>>>> believe that no one on this list know about it. It's called a talking
>>>> multi function radio. I have one as well. Visit www.cobolt.co.uk
>>>> On 21 Mar 2016, at 05:10, Matt <matt.from.florida@...> wrote:
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>>>> Check out this link as well . It really sounds nice!
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>>>> https://blindtechnology.wordpress.com/2010/10/08/vision-free-hd-radio-pricey
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>>>> -but-worth-it/
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>>>> Matt.from.florida@...
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>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: Matt [mailto:matt.from.florida@...]
>>>> Sent: Sunday, March 20, 2016 10:58 PM
>>>> To: TechTalk@groups.io
>>>> Subject: RE: [TechTalk] Talking clock radio
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>>>> Also the Amazon Echo is a clock , alarm clock, timer and FM radio and
>>>> much
>>>> more. I use my every day almost.
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>>>> Matt.from.florida@...
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>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: Matt [mailto:matt.from.florida@...]
>>>> Sent: Sunday, March 20, 2016 10:30 PM
>>>> To: TechTalk@groups.io
>>>> Subject: RE: [TechTalk] Talking clock radio
>>
>>>> There is a talking clock radio I will post it here.
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>>>> http://www.maxiaids.com/speechmaster-talking-multi-function-clock-radio-am-f
>>>>
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>>>> m
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>>>> I sure I can find other as well.
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>>>> Matt.from.florida@...
>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: Pamela Dominguez [mailto:geodom@...]
>>>> Sent: Sunday, March 20, 2016 9:58 PM
>>>> To: TechTalk@groups.io
>>>> Subject: Re: [TechTalk] Talking clock radio
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>>>> I know, but that's talking clocks. That is not a clock radio. Pam.
>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: Matt
>>>> Sent: Sunday, March 20, 2016 9:41 PM
>>>> To: TechTalk@groups.io
>>>> Subject: Re: [TechTalk] Talking clock radio
>>
>>>> Hmm, there is tons of talking clocks and almost something to meet
>>>> everyone
>>>> need. Like I say I just bought one from speak to me catalog that
>>>> was very
>>>> nice.
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>>>> Matt.from.florida@...
>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: Pamela Dominguez [mailto:geodom@...]
>>>> Sent: Sunday, March 20, 2016 9:27 PM
>>>> To: TechTalk@groups.io
>>>> Subject: Re: [TechTalk] Talking clock radio
>>
>>>> I don't think there has really been a good talking clock radio in
>>>> years.  I
>>>> bought the Sony Dream Machine back in something like 2001, and after
>>>> that, I
>>>> heard about a couple of cheap little ones that were hardly any good,
>>>> but I
>>>> haven't heard about them in over ten years now.  Pam.
>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: Carolyn Arnold
>>>> Sent: Sunday, March 20, 2016 8:04 PM
>>>> To: TechTalk@groups.io
>>>> Subject: Re: [TechTalk] Talking clock radio
>>
>>>> You might try Speak to me or Maxi-Aids.
>>
>>>> Bye for now,
>>
>>>> Carolyn
>>
>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: TerriLynne Pomeroy [mailto:tl1@...]
>>>> Sent: Sunday, March 20, 2016 8:02 PM
>>>> To: TechTalk@groups.io
>>>> Subject: [TechTalk] Talking clock radio
>>
>>>> Hi all,
>>
>>>> I would really like to find a decent electric talking clock radio with
>>>> battery backup. When I google it, I get radio controlled clocks, voice
>>>> controlled clocks, remote controlled clocks, projection clocks, but I
>>>> really
>>>> don't see a good basic talking clock radio that is still being offered
>>>> for
>>>> sale. I would love to hear from anybody who has one that they like and
>>>> can
>>>> let me know where they are being sold.
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>>>> Thanks much,
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>>>> TerriLynne
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