Latest Noise Stories

2009-06-23 22:27:27

A California hospital is trying to cut back on noise, especially at night when patients sometimes complain the decibel level is high enough to keep them awake. At Stanford Hospital, a noise reduction team surveyed the hospital, equipped with meters, the San Jose Mercury News reported Tuesday.

2009-06-19 11:06:28

Recent public health studies have identified several sources of environmental hazards associated with mass transit, including excessive noise, a large and growing problem in urban settings.

2009-04-15 08:00:00

WILMINGTON, Mass., Apr. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Analog Devices, Inc. (NYSE: ADI) and Digi-Key Corp. announce the following TechOnline/EETimes Webinar: What: Understanding and Optimizing Sampled Data Systems (Part I) When: Wednesday, April 22, 2009, @ 9:00 a.m.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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