Latest Noise reduction Stories

2013-07-17 23:03:10

Both models combine exceptional noise cancelling performance with versatile features, outstanding sound quality and comfort. Stow, OH (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 Audio-Technica now offers its QuietPoint noise-cancelling ATH-ANC29 over-ear and ATH-ANC33iS in-ear headphones with communications capabilities. Both models combine exceptional active-noise cancelling performance with versatile features, outstanding sound quality and total comfort. The ATH-ANC29 (SRP: US$99.95) is a stylish addition to...

2013-07-08 23:03:34

Velodyne debuts noise cancelling headphones, vQuiet, during CE Week Line. Morgan Hill, CA (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 Velodyne Acoustics wowed the industry crowd last week during CE Week in NYC, winning Best in Show and introducing several new products. Velodyne’s vFree Bluetooth wireless headphones, which debuted during CES 2013, was awarded Best in Show in the wireless category for on-ear headphones. The much-anticipated vQuiet, Velodyne’s first headphone line featuring active noise...

2013-07-01 23:03:26

The Black Glossy Headset Features Orange Illuminated Earcups, Powerful Speakers and Retractable Noise-Cancelling Microphone System. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 SteelSeries, the industry leader in competitive gaming peripherals today announced the newest edition of the iconic Siberia headset, the Siberia v2 Heat Orange Edition is now available in North America. The new edition headset glows with orange LED lights on the outside of each ear cup that can be customized to exact user...

2013-06-27 23:37:46

Velodyne Debuts new vQuiet Headphones at CE Line Shows in NYC Morgan Hill, CA (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 In the city that never sleeps in the industry that never ceases to innovate, Velodyne Acoustics proud to announce the launch their newest headphone, the vQuiet® to debut at CE Line Shows and Exhibits. This active noise-canceling headphone removes all unwanted sound with over 90% reduction. In all the hubbub of the CE exhibits within the technology industry, Velodyne is happy to offer...

2013-06-27 23:31:04

A radical new automotive muffler design from Borla® Exhaust provides unprecedented control over the acoustical characteristics of exhaust sound. Johnson City, TN (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 BORLA®, the world leader in the design and manufacture of American made high quality performance exhaust systems, has received its latest patent for advanced exhaust technology. U.S. Patent 8,439,159 (May 2013) was issued for muffler engineering innovations that draw on unique internal...

2013-06-27 23:28:08

New Crop of Premier Marching Units Join Etymotic Research Hearing Health Program Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Etymotic Research, an innovator in hearing wellness solutions, today announced the latest top-ranked musical ensembles to receive Etymotic hearing protection products in the company’s Adopt-a-Band program. The Adopt-a-Band program educates young musicians about the importance of using hearing protection during practice and performance. Adopt-a-Band offers schools, parents,...

2013-06-20 23:16:23

Sound Relief Hearing Center´s Dr. Julie Provides 5 Tips to Protect Your Hearing During the Noisiest Season Centennial, Colo. (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 Dr. Julie Prutsman of Sound Relief Hearing Center, Colorado´s premier provider of hearing and tinnitus services, has released five tips for children and adults to protect their ears and hearing during summer recreation. Summer is the loudest season and typical activities such as swimming, watching fireworks, landscaping, attending a...

2013-06-11 23:25:28

June is National Men's Health Month. In addition to encouraging early prevention of diseases that commonly affect men, make sure to include hearing health in exams. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 Supported by a Congressional health education program, organizations across the country celebrate National Men´s Health Month every June by hosting free screenings, health fairs, media appearances and numerous health education and outreach programs. As part of Men´s Health Month,...

2013-06-10 23:17:33

Play N Trade Video Games and Skullcandy enter into a co-branding exclusive deal that will elevate the gamers' experience with joint initial marketing programs and special promotions. San Clemente, CA (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 Play N Trade spent a significant amount of time researching the best brand of headsets to represent Play N Trade Video Games. Skullcandy rose to the top of the list by their innovative designs, sound quality and overall brand recognition. Jim Habig, Sr. Director of Sales...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'