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2014-07-17 23:02:41

Introduces Industry Leading Motif XF in White to Commemorate Anniversary NASHVILLE (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Yamaha, the world’s largest musical instrument manufacturing company, will showcase a full display of products at Summer NAMM 2014 in Booth 644 at the Music City Center in Nashville from July 17-19. “Summer NAMM is a keystone event that allows us to spend more quality time with dealers, artists, media representatives and the general public,” said Tom Sumner, senior vice...

2014-07-15 23:09:26

A New Breed of Musical Instrument Using All Elements of the Acoustic Piano to Augment Digitally Generated Sounds, Without Traditional Speakers and Amps Buena Park, CA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Yamaha today introduced the U1TA, the world’s first acoustic upright piano capable of sounding like a concert grand piano—and much, much more. Dubbed the “TransAcoustic,” the U1TA represents a new breed of musical instrument that uses all elements of the acoustic piano to augment digitally...

2014-07-15 23:00:52

Acoustiblok was recently featured on the new National Geographic Channel series, Showdown of the Unbeatables. The episode turned up the volume when Acoustiblok, an award winning thin noise-reduction material that is as effective as 12 inches of solid concrete when added to a stud wall, took on the Nathan Air Chime, multiple screaming train horns that produces the same decibel levels as a jet airplane. Tampa, Florida (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Acoustiblok was recently featured on the new...

2014-07-12 23:03:37

A Young Artist Bold Enough to “Break the Hip Hop Mold” and Deliver Conscientious Music Hesperia, CA (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes announces the release of the “The Blessed Tape” Mixtape by CeeMo. The 15 track project is currently available for download. The mixtape features custom production from Canis Major, Dice Beats, MJ Beats, Wonya Love, Omito, Harlow Beats, KZR Beatz, and 5Star Beatz. Christian “CeeMo” Mohammed is a 20-year-old aspiring hip hop artist...

2014-07-11 23:07:27

The CabClone Gives Guitarists the Option to Capture Studio Quality Sound and Provide a Load in One Device, Direct from Amplifier in Any Environment, Without a Mic Or Speaker Cabinet Petaluma, CA (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Mesa/Boogie® is excited to announce the addition of the new CabClone™ Cabinet Simulator DI and Compensated Headphone Driver, expanding its line of award-winning guitar amplification products hand-built in the company’s Petaluma California shop. Aimed at taking guitar...

2014-07-07 08:24:45

WARRENVILLE, Ill., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hear the World Foundation, a global initiative to raise awareness about hearing loss by leading hearing system manufacturer Sonova, is raising awareness about the importance of hearing health and simultaneously forecasting the result of the global football competition in Brazil. During the quarter finals July 4-5, Hear the World used a digital sound level meter, a device to ascertain the noise level of the fans from across the globe in a large...

2014-06-26 23:13:47

Audibel Hearing Center reminds families to be safe when attending fireworks displays for the Fourth of July by packing ear protection for each family member and keeping a safe distance. Bonita Springs, FL (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 As your family gets ready to enjoy fireworks shows on July 4th, Audibel Hearing Center would like to remind everyone that it only takes a few simple actions to avoid long term hearing problems. We all know that fireworks are loud, but readers may be surprised to...

2014-06-25 23:05:51

In celebration of the freedoms afforded in America, an industry leader in developing products that provide ultimate protection from mobile device radiation, has created a super sale that everyone is free to take advantage of. Bradenton Beach, FL (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Starting today people across the globe will be able to get 15 percent off DefenderPad, one of the world’s hottest radiation protection products available on the market today, and also receive free shipping as part of the...

2014-06-20 23:06:23

Practical Practice Tool Lauded for Form and Function Buena Park, Calif. (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 The Yamaha SILENT Brass™ practice systems for trombone, trumpet, flugelhorn and French horn, introduced at the 2014 NAMM Show, have won three prestigious design awards, including the Red Dot Design Award for Product Design, the iF Product Design Award and the Good Design Gold Award. The Red Dot Design Award for Product Design is bestowed by Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen and represents an...

2014-06-19 12:30:06

Singing your songs with Singing Speech Synthesis - A new experience to be invented. MONS, Belgium, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In early 2014 experts from Acapela Group, innovator in speech solutions, started work on a 3-year program on French singing text to speech. An ambitious project funded by the ANR (The French National Research Agency) and involving high profile partners: LIMSI (coordinator), IRCAM and DUALO. "We aim to innovate and push the boundaries of speech...


Latest Waves Reference Libraries

Seismology
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...

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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
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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