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New Technology Uses Laser To Send Secret Audio Message To People's Ear: Here Are Its Potential Uses

MIT researchers developed a laser system that can send secret audio messages directly into a person's ear, without any else in the same area hearing the sound. What are its potential applications?

Feature | Science January 26, 2019

Laser Used To Shoot Audio Signals Directly Into Human Ear From A Distance

A team of researchers developed a technique that can transmit any kind of audio, including music and messages, to a person's ear using laser. The technique does not require a special device to receive audio.

January 25, 2019

Nervana Earbuds Will Help You Sync Your Music To ‘Feel Good’ Nerves In Your Body

The wearable earbuds deliver an electrical wave through the left ear canal to stimulate the Vagus nerve in sync with the music being streamed.

Gadgets April 22, 2016

Apple iPhone SE Users Report Bluetooth Audio Quality Issues

Complaints about the audio quality of iPhone SE Bluetooth have started filling Apple’s support forums. A large number of users found it impossible to make audible calls when hooking their 4-inch smartphones to cars or headsets.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 13, 2016

Meet Audible Clips: Save And Share Your Favorite Audiobook Moments [Video]

Audible audiobooks listeners will now be able to save and share their favorite passages and excerpts with the new feature called ‘Clips.’ The tool is initially available in iOS and Windows devices and will soon land on Android.

Apps/Software March 19, 2016

Chromecast Audio Gets Official RCA Cable And Optical Cable Adapter: Now On Google Store

Chromecast Audio finally received official cables from its manufacturer. Browse the Google Store to find the ultra-yellow RCA cable and optical adapter cable that can bring new life into an old pair of speakers via Chromecast Audio.

Gadgets February 27, 2016

You Can Make Yourself Happier By Listening To Modified Sound Of Your Own Voice: Other Ways To Improve Your Mood

Listening to a happier or sadder version of your own voice can unconsciously change your mood, as revealed by a new study. Scientists developed a new digital audio platform that could manipulate sounds.

Life January 14, 2016

Sony's New PS-HX500 Turntable Will Make You Want To Start A Record Collection

The HX500, Sony's new vinyl player, might play vintage music, but its specs and sleek look are anything but retro.

Audio January 6, 2016

Google's Chromecast Audio Update Now Supports Multi-Room And Hi-Res Streaming

Google announced the release of an update to its Chromecast app that now supports multi-room and high-resolution music streaming for Chromecast Audio.

Apps/Software December 10, 2015

Sonos Releases Updated $500 Play:5 Speaker, Launches Trueplay For Easy Audio Calibration

Sonos released an updated Play:5 wireless speaker, but the bigger news is the Trueplay software that allows users to calibrate their speakers as if they were set up by a professional.

Gadgets September 29, 2015

Podmasters: Epishow Lets You Create A Podcast With Just A Web Browser

If you've always wanted to start your own podcast but were afraid of the technical aspects, don't give up just yet. Epishow is a new tool designed to make podcast creation simpler.

Apps/Software August 11, 2015

Graphene Used To Create Extremely Efficient Ultrasonic Speakers And Microphones

The one atom-thick wonder material known as graphene could be incorporated into speakers and microphones to enable them to process sounds far below and above the limits of human hearing. Researchers found that graphene-based audio devices are also incredibly efficient.

July 7, 2015

Sony Showcases Hi-Res Walkman And Headphones

Sony showcased its affordable hi-res products at CE Week 2015 in New York City.

Gadgets June 24, 2015

Doppler Labs Smart Earbuds Are Hearing Aids For People Who Can Hear... And More

A new Kickstarter campaign is promoting selective hearing. Doppler Labs' Here earbuds filter out unwanted sounds so its wearer hear only what they want to hear.

Gadgets June 3, 2015

Sony Unveils New Google Cast-Ready Speakers And Receivers

Sony's new HT-ST9 and HT-NT3 sound bars and STR-DN860 and STR-DN1060 audio-video receivers support Google Cast, allowing users to cast their music to the appliances from almost any kind of device.

Gadgets April 21, 2015

CES 2015: Neil Young Thinks His PonoPlayer 'Sounds Like God'

Legendary artist Neil Young talked to the press about his new company PonoMusic at CES 2015 on Jan. 6. Here's why he thinks it will save music.

Movies/TV Shows January 6, 2015

Why Bose Is Stepping into Streaming. Watch Out Apple, Beats

Bose is mulling entering the music-streaming business and that raises the question 'does it matter?' Yes, it does, as there are a number of reasons that a Bose streaming service could be a hit.

Gadgets December 19, 2014

Deezer taps Sonos to deliver elite audio service to U.S. music lovers

Deezer agrees to bring its lossless audio service to Sonos' wireless HD sound systems. Deezer Elite will deliver sound quality that is up to five times better than MP3 audio, the company says.

Deals September 10, 2014

Intel-50 Cent takes on Apple-Beats with BioSport biometric earbuds

Intel announced collaboration with SMS Audio, founded by rapper 50 Cent, for the development of the SMS Audio BioSport In-Ear Headphones.

Wearable Tech August 17, 2014

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