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2013-12-31 23:19:49

New social media campaign combines visibility for athletes, celebrities, musicians -- with extras for fans. Morgan Hill, CA (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 Velodyne, manufacturer of the new vQuiet® premium noise-cancelling headphones and a complete line-up of high-quality audio products, today announced it has signed Oakland Raiders punter Marquette King to its vSeen® social media Brand Ambassador program. King will join a growing list of notables from the worlds of entertainment and...

2013-12-23 23:04:18

Marta Hall to Offer Vision, Insights on Intersection of Fashion and Function Morgan Hill, Calif. (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 What do they say? “Technology works best when it fits.” At 2014 International CES® Jan. 7-10, the focus will definitely be on fit – particularly at FashionWare, a new lifestyle exhibit produced in partnership with Living in Digital Times. Among the highlights at FashionWare: the opportunity to hear from the arbiters of fashion-meets-function in wearable,...

2013-12-18 23:27:26

Hunters and shooters are at higher risk of hearing damage due to frequent exposure to gunshot decibels. St. Luke’s Cataract & Laser Institute specializes in hearing services and products, including protective earplugs. Tarpon Springs, FL (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 Hunters and sport shooters are at a significantly increased risk for hearing damage, according to the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASLHA), with an estimated 80 percent experiencing some degree of permanent...

2013-12-16 23:20:09

Airport Wireless®, Techshowcase™ Stores at Airports Nationwide Join Velodyne to Showcase Stylish Over-Ear Noise-Canceling Headphones Morgan Hill, Calif. (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 “Captain Oveur, white courtesy telephone. Captain Clarence Oveur. Please pick up the nearest white courtesy telephone…” Velodyne (http://www.velodyne.com) and APW Brands (http://www.apwbrands.com) have a solution for travelers whose latest airport experience reminded them of a scene out of the movie...

2013-12-16 23:01:38

The ATH-ANC70 provides up to 90% noise cancellation in a new comfort-fit design. Stow, OH (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 Audio-Technica is now shipping its new ATH-ANC70 QuietPoint Noise Cancelling headphones. The latest addition to the company’s award-winning QuietPoint family of noise-cancelling headphones, the ATH-ANC70 provides up to 90% noise cancellation and offers a host of improvements, including a mic and controller for answering calls and controlling music, completely integrated...

F1 Races Can Damage Your Eardrums
2013-12-05 10:27:52

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Auto racing fans, listen up! New research has revealed that being track-side during a grand prix could drastically exceed your daily recommended noise exposure, potentially damaging your eardrums. The idea for the research came to acoustical engineer and University of Texas, Austin Craig Dolder, who attended a Formula 1 race in Montreal, Quebec that coincided with an Acoustical Society of America (ASA) conference held earlier this...

2013-11-24 23:02:25

Delaware Bypass Tunnel Uses Sound Curtains to Reduce Noise Levels in Surrounding Areas (PRWEB) November 24, 2013 Sound Curtain Panels Model BBC-13X-2” have been specified by NYC DEP to help mitigate the noise that will occur during the repair of the Delaware Aqueduct Rondout. Sound Curtain Panels consist of both a sound absorbing layer of quilted fiberglass and a noise blocking layer of a reinforced mass loaded vinyl noise barrier. Each panel is fabricated with grommets at the top and...

2013-11-15 23:02:43

Hearing Health Company to Fit Attendees at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention for Custom Earplugs Elk Grove Village, IL (PRWEB) November 15, 2013 This week, hearing health and high-fidelity personal audio company Etymotic Research will bring its family of active and passive high-fidelity earplugs and critically acclaimed earphones to the Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC). Held annually, and this year at the Indianapolis Convention Center, PASIC is...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.