Should I get my mum a Kindle?

'lesleyb' lesleyb at
Wed Sep 21 12:59:43 BST 2011

On Wed, Sep 21, 2011 at 09:04:29AM +0200, Philip Newton wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 20, 2011 at 23:21, Chris Devers <cdevers at> wrote:
> > Man, if only there were a way to get radio programmes, like, directly from
> > the radio. Right?
> Yeah. Especially radio programmes that you missed, so (a) you weren't
> there to hear them live and (b) you didn't think to program your
> stereo deck to record the show to cassette in advance. (Are there
> stereos these days that can record to CDs or internal storage of some
> kind? For that matter, are there stereos that you can make them record
> something on a timer?)

I have a Roberts RD1 with an SD card slot and a record timer.  I can record onto
SDcard but the filing system isn't brilliant - any recording starts from the
'beginning' of the SD card so recording a daily show requires replacement SD
cards.  The advancement of all that teknologie. ;)


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