10/29/2013, Noise-canceling headphones aren’t exactly a new technology as many of us have made it through their day with the ability to listen to their tunes and nothing else around them. The problem with noise-canceling headphones is if you’re using them at home to drown out sounds coming from outside, you might miss some important sounds such as a fire alarm, the FedEx guy ringing your doorbell or your wife ordering […]
12/08/2011, Attempting to talk to someone on the phone while in a super noisy area tends to be a bit difficult to say the least. Sure handset manufacturers have created chips and technology to help filter out unwanted background noise, but now a patent by Apple has revealed that the Cupertino company has plans to take noise cancellation to the next level via voice recognition.
09/20/2011, Looking for a new pair of headphones? If so, Sony has launched a new series of headphones that appears to be cover a wide range of audiences, so whether you’re just looking for a casual pair of headphones or one for sports/exercise, it looks like Sony has you covered.
08/05/2011, I’m sure most of us have experienced how noisy our computer fans can get at times. Usually we don’t notice when the fans get really loud but the minute they stop, it suddenly feels so quiet. Although there are times when the fans are whirring so loudly that you start to get a bit worried for your computer.
07/21/2011, For those unfamiliar with the company Wolfson, they are a company that designs audio chips which can be found in high-end handsets, such as the Samsung Galaxy S II. Now they have announced that they are going to release an audio system-on-chip called the WM5100.
07/12/2011, If you’re looking to get a pair of stylish headphones that also features noise cancelling capabilities, Klipsch has a product that is slated for the Fall of 2011 that might be worth checking out.
01/10/2011, What are some of the most loathed sounds in your book? Is the dentists drill one of them? If the answer is in the affirmative, then check out this method on which scientists have managed to successfully develop, plugging a device into an MP3 player or cell phone while relying on a filtering technique to cancel out the noise of the drill – doing all of that while enabling you, […]
12/01/2010, Audio-Technica has just unveiled a pair of new noise-cancelling headphones for under $100. The ATH-ANC27 and ATH-ANC25 both use active noise cancellation. The ANC27 can cancel out 85% of the background noise in a room with an over-the-ear design while the on-ear design of the ANC25 can block out 80% of the noise. Both models ship with a 1/4″ adapter, airplane adapter, and will require 1 AAA battery for the […]