The Eton ZoneGuard Is A Combined Emergency Clock Radio With AM/FM Radio

Posted Jan 13, 2013

Eton is a company that makes a wide range of radio and accessory devices.  At CES 2013, Eton launched an emergency clock radio with a combined AM/FM radio and with NOAA weather alerts called the ZoneGuard.  The ZoneGuard gadget has Specific Area Message Encoding (SAME) technology to broadcast automatic weather alerts and LEDs that flash three colors depending on how severe the warning is.  The ZoneGuard was developed in partnership with the American Red Cross.  The ZoneGuard has optional wireless speakers that you can put in different rooms when you are away from the device.  It runs off of an AC adapter with AAA batteries.  You can buy the ZoneGuard when it arrives in Q1 2013 at $39.99.  [Source: Engadget]