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2009-04-09 08:00:00

AMSTERDAM, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Although CD sales are down there is still a lot to be gained by connecting musicians directly to company sponsors. Re/Max sponsored artist Dereck Rose was recently picked by an international jury consisting of Arne Frager who hosted the illustrious Metallica in his studio, Gary Platt founder of Full Sail University, Mike Linksvayer VP of Creative Commons Worldwide and Sem Bakker, nineties bass hero who played the major European concert stages....

2009-03-23 07:03:00

Professional-Grade NoiseBuster Active Noise Reduction Earmuff Delivers Best Hearing Protection WILTON, Conn., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The NoiseBuster Active Noise Reduction ("ANR") Safety Earmuff is specifically designed to reduce the noise generated by lawn, landscape and garden power equipment such as mowers, loaders, skid steers, compact excavators, chain saws, vacuums, blowers, and other noisy devices. Whether you work in hardscape construction, sports-field site development and...

2009-03-16 11:47:00

LONDON, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Have you ever been plagued by other people's noise, whether it's next door's booming stereo, or incessant chatter from colleagues next to you? The solution could lie in your own pocket. The inventors of a new iPhone application say they can provide instant relief by converting annoying noise into soothing sound. SoundCurtain is the brainchild of Royal College of Art graduate and founder of FutureAcoustic Andreas Raptopoulos. The young designer was...

2009-03-12 12:08:17

Authorities in Rochdale, England, said a couple's television and stereo system were seized after numerous noise complaints went unheeded. Council officials and police raided the home of Paul and Amanda Cregan and seized the couple's $3,449 TV and $620 music system, The Daily Telegraph reported Thursday. The officials said the noise making items were seized after neighbors repeatedly complained about the noise coming from the home even after a noise abatement order was issued in 2006, the...

2009-02-16 01:00:00

Tests show handsets with Audience Voice Processor offer superior noise suppression compared to those from other leading handset vendors BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS - Audience - Hall 7, booth #7D50 - today announced that its Voice Processor takes a commanding lead in the advanced noise suppression market for mobile handsets, delivering 30 dB of Signal to Noise Level Reduction Improvement (SNRI). Advanced noise suppression technology significantly reduces...

2009-01-26 07:37:00

Visit Pro Tech Technologies, Inc. at Booth #1167 of the Aviation Industry Expo, March 10-12, Las Vegas Convention Center; Win A Free NoiseBuster WILTON, Conn., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Specifically designed to reduce aircraft engine noise for airport ground support crews as well as aircraft maintenance and technical personnel, the NoiseBuster Active Noise Reduction ("ANR") Safety Earmuff combines an ANSI-rated 26NRR passive earmuff with active noise reduction electronics that deliver up to an...

2009-01-05 17:00:00

OAKDALE, Minn., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The hands-free iPhone experience is taken to the next level thanks to Hearing Components' new Comply(TM) NR-10i High Tech Noise Reduction Earphones. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/mnr/complyfoam/36540/ Designed with iPhone users in mind, the Comply(TM) NR-10i earphones utilize the same patented technology used by U.S. Army helicopter crews and Special Forces to offer amazing noise reduction, superior comfort and...

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2008-11-24 10:15:00

Christine Strange and her husband, Nigel, say a couch in their home in the British city of Bristol makes mysterious noises because they believe it's haunted. Strange, 52, said the creaking noise from the leather couch began randomly one recent weekend and the couple has been unable to determine what has been causing the strange noise, The Daily Telegraph said Monday. One Sunday morning I sat down on it with a cup of tea and suddenly heard this odd squeaky noise, she said. I thought I must be...

2008-10-27 09:00:14

To expand its resources for future product design and customer support, Monitoring Division, a provider of network diagnostics, has opened a new operations center in East Melbourne, Australia. The company has also opened its first optical signal-to-noise ratio monitor unit to a US manufacturer of intelligent optical networking systems. Monitoring Division (mdi) had licensed optical signal-to-noise ratio (OSNR) software to Optium Corporation, now a part of Finisar. This software enables...

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2008-10-16 11:00:00

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and JILA, a joint institute of NIST and the University of Colorado (CU) at Boulder, have made the first tunable "noiseless" amplifier. By significantly reducing the uncertainty in delicate measurements of microwave signals, the new amplifier could boost the speed and precision of quantum computing and communications systems. Conventional amplifiers add unwanted "noise," or random fluctuations, when they measure and boost...


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