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Polarized Light Helps The Greater Mouse-Eared Bat Navigate

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The manner in which bats use echolocation has long been of interest to scientists, but new research shows that bats use more than echolocation to get around. In fact, the Natural...

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2014-07-31 08:43:53

With a Broad Line of Solutions for Media Collaboration, Professional Audio, Unified Communications, and Multimedia Streaming and Signage - ClearOne Continues to Lead the Pro AV Industry with Proven Performance and Innovation SALT LAKE CITY, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ClearOne (NASDAQ: CLRO) has been named by TMCnet(TM) as the recipient of the 2014 Communications Product of the Year Award for its revolutionary Beamforming Microphone Array. One of TMC's most coveted awards, the...

2014-07-01 23:10:41

The Constellix Sonar system offers a new suite of traffic management tools to all existing users. Reston, VA (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Constellix Sonar is leading the industry for system monitoring and traffic optimization service. The advanced new system monitoring and network optimization service launched earlier this year and now has more than 5,000 beta users. The Sonar system offers a suite of traffic management tools designed to provide a detailed health analysis of server and network...

2014-06-11 16:20:44

GIVAT SHMUEL, Israel, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DSIT Solutions Ltd., a subsidiary of Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACFN), has announced the introduction of the AquaShield Extended Range (ER) Swimmer Delivery Vehicle Detection Sonar (SDS) to its product line at the Undersea Defense Technology conference, UDT 2014, taking place now in Liverpool, England. This product launch marks the tenth anniversary of DSIT's attendance at UDT. The AquaShield ER(TM) was developed based on the best...

2014-06-04 08:35:51

GIVAT SHMUEL, Israel, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DSIT Solutions Ltd., an Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACFN) company, disclosed today the receipt of several follow-on orders for development and production from a number of its customers in Israel. The total value of these orders is approximately $3.4 million. The projects involve both hardware and embedded software. Benny Sela, CEO of DSIT commented about the orders, "We are always pleased to see our efforts rewarded with customer...

2014-06-02 23:10:45

Deeper Fishfinder is wireless portable sonar which could be one of the best gifts that people could give to their brothers, husbands and fathers who share a love for fishing. This sonar can be used with smartphone and has been designed to offer impeccable service. (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 California dated June 02, 2014- With father’s day round the corner; a lot of people may be fussing about what they can buy to please their dad. Those who have dads that love to fish should make it a point...

2014-06-02 12:22:18

WILMINGTON, Del., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACFN), announced today that its DSIT Solutions Ltd. subsidiary has completed a design review, which is the first milestone of a contract received in late 2013 to supply and support an advanced underwater acoustic monitoring system. The total value of the contract is in excess of $14 million of which $11.2 million is a fixed amount with the balance being contingent on the customer's requirements. Dan...

2014-05-20 23:15:08

Based upon feedback provided by thousands of Constellix Sonar beta users, Tiggee LLC releases heavily sought-after features to further the development of a complete system monitoring and traffic optimization tool. Reston, VA (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Constellix Sonar is leading the industry for system monitoring and traffic optimization service. The new service, by Tiggee LLC, the creators of DNS Made Easy, is a full-traffic management and optimization service designed to fit the needs of team...

Whales Hear Us More Than We Realize
2014-05-02 03:56:58

Tom Rickey, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Killer whales and other marine mammals likely hear sonar signals more than we've known. That's because commercially available sonar systems, which are designed to create signals beyond the range of hearing of such animals, also emit signals known to be within their hearing range, scientists have discovered. The sound is likely very soft and audible only when the animals are within a few hundred meters of the source, say the authors...

2014-05-02 08:28:26

MINNEAPOLIS, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Vexilar Inc, a marine electronics company for over 50 years is now poised to make a dramatic leap forward in marine sonar with the launch of their newest product: SONARPHONE As the name implies, SONARPHONE turns your smart phone or tablet into a fully functional sonar system that will rival any high end sonar on the market today. Using Patented WiFi signal technology to transmit to smart phones or tablets. You don't need cell phone...

big brown bat in flight
2014-03-29 05:33:03

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While experts have long known that bats use ultrasonic calls to locate insect prey, research published earlier this week reveals that males have a second distinctive set that essentially allows them to call dibs on a potential meal. The new study, which appears in Thursday’s edition of the journal Current Biology, explained that there is a correlation between these special sounds and changes in the flight behavior of other bats....


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