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ATTENTION: Levitation Is Here

Acoustics are the key. Still not powerful enough to levitate humans. Work faster, scientists!
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TaikOz meets Wollongong Town Hall acoustics - Illawarra Mercury

TaikOz meets Wollongong Town Hall acoustics - Illawarra Mercury | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
TaikOz brings its latest show to the Wollongong Town Hall on Saturday.
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For pilots, a high-tech hearing aid - AirForceTimes.com

For pilots, a high-tech hearing aid - AirForceTimes.com | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
Pilots may soon be able to more clearly distinguish the multitude of important aural signals, voices and sounds competing for their attention in the cockpit.
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Music at the speed of light is researchers' goal - San Jose Mercury News

Music at the speed of light is researchers' goal - San Jose Mercury News | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
Internet delays have stymied the creation of global music.
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How to help your parent with hearing loss

Some aging parents avoid hearing aids because of the stigma. ABC Action News looks at ways to help ease them toward that step.
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John Malkovich Had A Go At The Sydney Opera House - Crave Online

John Malkovich Had A Go At The Sydney Opera House - Crave Online | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
Crave Online John Malkovich Had A Go At The Sydney Opera House Crave Online Actor John Malkovich has attacked the iconic Sydney Opera House, commenting that a 2011 opera he staged at the venue was flop because of the concert hall's “hideous”...
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Road Test: 10EaZy From SG Audio - Pro Sound Web

Road Test: 10EaZy From SG Audio - Pro Sound Web | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
Evaluating an innovative new SPL measurement platform, distributed in the U.S. by the "Smaart" folks at Rational Acoustics...
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The Wind Tunnel Project - Creative Review (blog)

The Wind Tunnel Project - Creative Review (blog) | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
Creative Review (blog)
The Wind Tunnel Project
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The room is filled with a 1942 BBC recording of nightingale song captured at a garden in Surrey, which plays from a wooden gramophone suspended from the ceiling.
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Hearing loss is no laughing matter - Kelowna Capital News

Hearing loss is no laughing matter - Kelowna Capital News | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
Hearing loss is no laughing matter Kelowna Capital News For those with a hearing loss, social interactions can be stressful: Poor lighting, background noise, surrounding voices, flooring, room acoustics, and the position of friends are all factors...
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Festival review: Live At Leeds 2014 - Yorkshire Evening Post

Festival review: Live At Leeds 2014 - Yorkshire Evening Post | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
Festival review: Live At Leeds 2014
Yorkshire Evening Post
Having dispensed with the microphone and amplifier, Siskin decided to make full use of the church's natural acoustics.
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A New Smartphone App Could Detect Mental Illness Just From Hearing Your Voice - Huffington Post

A New Smartphone App Could Detect Mental Illness Just From Hearing Your Voice - Huffington Post | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
A New Smartphone App Could Detect Mental Illness Just From Hearing Your Voice
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McInnis and his team presented their new app and research at the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing in Italy.
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How to Sell (and Adequately Charge for) Acoustics - CEPro

How to Sell (and Adequately Charge for) Acoustics - CEPro | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
How to Sell (and Adequately Charge for) Acoustics CEPro Home Acoustics Alliance (HAA) founder Gerry Lemay recommends that dealers handle acoustics in the same manner they would handle video, audio and other solutions that must be experienced to be...
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IN Researcher Seeks to Capture "Acoustics of the Earth" - Public News Service

IN Researcher Seeks to Capture "Acoustics of the Earth" - Public News Service | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
IN Researcher Seeks to Capture "Acoustics of the Earth"
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INDIANAPOLIS - A global project based in Indiana is capturing the earth's acoustics, one upload at a time.
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Sound, Meditation and Bionics - The Costa Rican Times

Sound, Meditation and Bionics - The Costa Rican Times | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
Sound, Meditation and Bionics The Costa Rican Times Blocking the background noise and increasing the sounds of speech of the person in front of him through control of frequency, volume and direction, the man was able to carry on normal...
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Designing Control Rooms for ATSC Audio - TV Technology

Designing Control Rooms for ATSC Audio - TV Technology | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
TVTechnology When we last looked at ATSC A/85 we were primarily concerned with the key issue addressed by the document: loudness management.
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Tweaked sound system benefits those with hearing loss - The Sun Daily

Tweaked sound system benefits those with hearing loss - The Sun Daily | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
A NEWLY developed loudspeaker system allows people with hearing problems to listen to the TV at full capacity without compromising the experience for other viewers.
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New Acoustics Techniques Clear Path for Quieter Aviation - Product Design & Development

New Acoustics Techniques Clear Path for Quieter Aviation - Product Design & Development | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
A team of engineers at NASA’s Langley Research Center is on a mission to make tomorrow’s aircraft easier on the ears. Stephen Rizzi and his fellow researchers have forged technological tools capable of predicting and simulating sounds of ...
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Local architect dishes on downtown restaurant design - Soapbox Cincinnati

Local architect dishes on downtown restaurant design - Soapbox Cincinnati | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
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Local architect dishes on downtown restaurant design
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Tenants Want Manhattan West Developer to Soundproof Their Apartments - Hell's Kitchen & Clinton - DNAinfo.com New York

Tenants Want Manhattan West Developer to Soundproof Their Apartments - Hell's Kitchen & Clinton - DNAinfo.com New York | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
Noisy construction has turned the neighborhood into a "war zone," residents said.
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University of Kansas invents gene therapy to restore natural hearing

The University of Kansas will start clinical trial of a gene therapy technique that can hopefully restore hearing in people with hearing impairment, according to an article published in New...
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Q&A: Acoustician Paul Scarbrough discusses the science of sound - Charleston Post Courier

Q&A: Acoustician Paul Scarbrough discusses the science of sound - Charleston Post Courier | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
Q&A: Acoustician Paul Scarbrough discusses the science of sound
Charleston Post Courier
You have to design the acoustics to adapt for different performance types.
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Munich High End 2014: Day 1 Continued - Stereophile Magazine

Munich High End 2014: Day 1 Continued - Stereophile Magazine | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
Stereophile Magazine Munich High End 2014: Day 1 Continued Stereophile Magazine Yet within 10 seconds of entering the Silbatone Audio room—seconds occasioned by a multisensory experience as shocking as it was pleasant—the first words that escaped...
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Making Speech Visible

For the 10 percent of preschool and elementary school-aged children affected by speech-sound disorders, the request to "repeat after me" can present a real challenge. A child who struggles...
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Fluency outweighs pronunciation for understanding non-native English speakers - Phys.Org

Fluency outweighs pronunciation for understanding non-native English speakers - Phys.Org | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
Fluency outweighs pronunciation for understanding non-native English speakers Phys.Org Pronunciation accuracy may not be the most important thing for making non-native English speakers easier to understand, but rather it is their fluency, including...
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Noise is No. 1 quality-of-life complaint in NYC

Noise is No. 1 quality-of-life complaint in NYC | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (AP) — No wonder they call New York the city that never sleeps. Who can get any shuteye with all the noise?!
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Cochlear Implant Plus Gene Therapy Could Restore Hearing to the Deaf - Discover Magazine (blog)

Cochlear Implant Plus Gene Therapy Could Restore Hearing to the Deaf - Discover Magazine (blog) | Room Acoustics, Speech Intelligibility and Sound Reproduction | Scoop.it
Discover Magazine (blog) Cochlear Implant Plus Gene Therapy Could Restore Hearing to the Deaf Discover Magazine (blog) CIs have somewhere between 22-28 electrodes, but the 8 electrodes representing the auditory filters with the greatest acoustic...
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