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2013-10-16 23:28:53

House of Worship Conference Singles Out MGP32X Mixing Console Buena Park, California (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Yamaha’s MGP32X mixing console won two New Product Technology Awards at the 2013 WFX Expo in Dallas, an annual event geared toward houses of worship. In addition to winning the award for Best Overall Audio Product, the mixer also won Best Other Audio Product. “We worked hard to design a mixing board that combines the best digital and analog features,” said Nithin Cherian,...

2013-10-15 23:01:21

The innovation and craftsmanship in the design of this model reflects the company’s renowned expertise and leadership in professional audio, musical instrument and home Hi-Fi products. Buena Park, CA (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 Yamaha today introduced the R-N500 network stereo receiver that delivers unsurpassed Hi-Fi sound reproduction from a wide range of analog and digital sources to the most demanding music fans. It provides consumers with AirPlay® so they can wirelessly stream...

2013-10-01 23:01:52

Affordable receiver reveals every detail of recording artists’ performances via the company's Natural Sound concept and a powerful 100 watts per channel. Buena Park, CA (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 Yamaha today introduced the R-S201, a 2-channel receiver that delivers the exceptional Hi-Fi sound quality for which the company has long been known. Designed for a wider audience than ever before, the RS-201 features Yamaha’s signature Natural Sound concept and high sound quality circuit...

2013-09-27 23:19:43

Sound Relief Hearing Center’s Dr. Julie Prutsman outlines the state of hunter hearing health and ways to prevent hearing loss. Centennial, Colorado (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 With hunting season in full swing, hunters are susceptible to hearing loss and/or damage due to loud firearm noise and even loud game calls. According to the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, exposure to noise greater than 90 dB can permanently damage hearing. Dr. Julie Prutsman of Sound Relief Hearing...

2013-09-27 23:02:30

Acoustiblok Inc. is exhibiting the company’s line of acoustical noise mitigation products used in home theaters and electronics entertainment rooms this week at Booth No. 2422 at the Custom Electronics Design and Installation Association (CEDIA) Expo in Denver, Colo. The event is being held at the Denver, Colorado Convention Center from September 25 – 28, 2013. Tampa, Florida (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Acoustiblok Inc. is exhibiting the company’s line of acoustical noise mitigation...

2013-09-26 23:29:07

Two new models deliver great surround sound without the clutter of multiple speaker systems, as well as wireless connectivity to portable devices for music streaming. Buena Park, CA (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Yamaha strengthened its already-extensive sound bar lineup today with two new models, the YSP-1400 and YAS-152, that both feature “all-in-one” designs with dual built-in subwoofers for clean, elegant single-body sound bars without the clutter and complication of separate...

Latest Waves Reference Libraries

2014-01-12 00:00:00

Seismology is the scientific study of earthquakes and the spread of elastic waves through the Earth or through other planet-like bodies. The field includes studies of earthquake effects, such as tsunamis in addition to diverse seismic sources such as tectonic, volcanic, oceanic, atmospheric, and artificial processes. A related field that utilizes geology to infer information regarding past earthquakes is paleoseismology. A recording of earth motion as a function of time is a seismogram. A...

Basic Ocean Terms
2013-02-05 12:52:11

Image Credit: Meteorologist Joshua Kelly When meteorologists are forecasting for ocean-going vessels, there are a few terms that we need to understand. The first term is wavelength. Wavelength is defined as the distance between two crests or between two troughs as seen in the image above. The example above highlights the crest to crest concept of wavelength. The next term that we use is wave height, and to determine this, we first must look at the wave when it passes our station. When...

2004-10-19 04:45:41

Electromagnetic Radiation -- Electromagnetic radiation is a combination of oscillating electric and magnetic fields propagating through space and carrying energy from one place to another. Light is a form of electromagnetic radiation. The theoretical study of electromagnetic radiation is called electrodynamics, a subfield of electromagnetism. When any wire (or other conducting object such as an antenna) conducts alternating current, electromagnetic radiation is propagated at the same...

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Word of the Day
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.