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2010-10-12 17:24:22

Working together with an international project team, Empa’s acoustic specialists have developed a computer model which allows them to calculate noise levels along the entire Swiss rail network.

2010-10-12 04:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Noise Free Wireless (NoiseFree) announced today that it has signed a strategic multi-year contract to supply its noise management software to a manufacturer of cellular smart phone semiconductors.

2010-10-08 02:01:46

Exposure to noise is a fact of life.

2010-09-29 13:51:22

Playing white noise in class can help inattentive children learn.

2010-09-29 02:00:00

ST. LOUIS and DUSSELDORF, Germany, Sept.

2010-09-28 19:13:13

A study carried out by Spanish researchers has shown that the presence of chemical contaminants can interact with noise and modify, for good or for bad, the way in which work-related "deafness" – which is increasingly common among young people – manifests itself.

2010-09-20 18:51:50

The widespread use of true random number generators (TRNGs) has taken a step closer following the creation of the most lightweight designs to date by researchers at Queen's University Belfast's Institute of Electronics, Communications and Information Technology (ECIT).

2010-08-31 04:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Noise Free Wireless announced today that they have entered into a strategic partnership with one of the two largest manufacturers of enterprise networking equipment in the world.

2010-07-28 07:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Semiconductor Corp. (NYSE: NSM) today introduced the industry's first analog audio subsystem with integrated noise reduction for use in smartphones and full-featured phones.

2010-07-14 06:45:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Revolutionary new ZEM headphones use just a simple amplifier to produce pure sound in the earpieces, unchanged by electronics.


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]