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Tag: Sound

IPhone Talkbox: Like Peter Frampton Got Stuck in Your Phone

IPhone Talkbox: Like Peter Frampton Got Stuck in Your Phone
This application for the iPhone lets you create cool vocal/guitar sound mash-ups that sound like something off of Frampton Comes Alive or Bon Jovi’s Slippery When Wet. LoL Software’s TALKBOX app for the iPhone lets you manipulate sounds with your mouth, creating that classic 1970s guitar wah-wah sound.

Trouble With Tribbles? Well These Certainly Won’T Help [Star Trek]

Trouble With Tribbles? Well These Certainly Won’T Help [Star Trek]
Sure, you may have loved J.J. Abrams updated take on Star Trek, but it just didn’t have enough tribbles for my taste. Thankfully, there’s a solution for the recent tribble shortage. Now you can be the proud owner of your own roomful of the little purring furrballs.
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Tengu Allstars: the Little LED Singers Get a Makeover

Tengu Allstars: the Little LED Singers Get a Makeover
Remember Tengu? You know, the little LED guy who moves his pixel block mouth to the sounds it hears? Well Tengu is back, and this time, he’s got some new looks. Tengu Allstars are Crispin Jones’ latest creation.

Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker Goes for a Swim

Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker Goes for a Swim
With the warm weather season finally upon us (sorry Australian and New Zealand readers), you’re probably hoping to spend lots of time in the pool this Summer. But just because you’re floating around on an inflatable raft with a piña colada in hand doesn’t mean you have to be separated from your digital music collection.

Eggshell Speakers Amazingly Don’T Shatter When You Play Music Through Them

Eggshell Speakers Amazingly Don’T Shatter When You Play Music Through Them
After he made himself a delicious omelet (I made that part up), Modder Gomhi managed to turn a couple of brown chicken eggs into a pair of miniature speakers. Each one is loaded with a tiny 1-inch diameter Hi-Vi B1S driver.

Transducer Network of Silence: Mit Engineers Working on Sound Masking Tech

Transducer Network of Silence: Mit Engineers Working on Sound Masking Tech
MIT engineers Joe Paradiso and Yasuhiro Ono want to patent what they’re calling “Distributed Acoustic Conversation Shielding”. Yup, it’s like Get Smart’s Cone of Silence, except that it actually works. I hope. Paradiso and Ono’s acoustic shielding makes use of a network of transducers – speakers and sensors – that can distinguish the people having a conversation from those who might be eavesdropping.

Drum Meister iPhone Drum Kit – the Rhythm is Gonna Get You to Buy It

Drum Meister iPhone Drum Kit – the Rhythm is Gonna Get You to Buy It
Looking to start up an iPhone or iPod Touch-based band? Here’s the latest musical instrument to make its way to Apple’s portable wonder-device. Seung yi Lee’s Drum Meister lets you use your fingertips to play drum sounds on little tiny pads that look just like their real-world counterparts.

8-Bit Fm Internet Radio Offers Video Game Music 24x7x365 [Chiptunes]

8-Bit Fm Internet Radio Offers Video Game Music 24x7x365 [Chiptunes]
Can’t get enough of the retro beeps and blips of old-school video games? Then today must be your lucky day. There’s a new online radio station that’s just for you. 8-Bit FM is a new Internet radio station that plays everything from classic video game soundtracks to modern day electronic music played on old gaming hardware.

Philippe Starck Zikmu Parrot Speakers: Sleek. Tall. Modern. Wireless. Ridiculously Expensive.

Philippe Starck Zikmu Parrot Speakers: Sleek. Tall. Modern. Wireless. Ridiculously Expensive.
Designer Philippe Starck is known for creating goods with style, panache and a clean modern sensibility. Now the iconic designer has put his stamp on a home sound system designed specifically for iPod, iPhone and other digital audio sources .

Mini Mp3 Amps Don’t Go to 11, but Will Rock the (Doll) House

Mini Mp3 Amps Don’t Go to 11, but Will Rock the (Doll) House
These nifty little speaker systems look just like classic electric guitar amps, only a whole lot smaller. Modeled after classic amps by musical greats Marshall and US Blues, these teensy little amps are perfect for the rocker in your house.

Wacom Nextbeat Wireless Controller for Djs: From Tablets to Turntables to the Dance Floor

Wacom Nextbeat Wireless Controller for Djs: From Tablets to Turntables to the Dance Floor
Wacom, known almost solely for their pen-based graphic tablets and touchscreens has made the jump into an entirely new market – DJs. Maybe dance clubs are more recession-proof than graphic designers? Who knows? The new Wacom nextbeat is a music controller which lets both professional and casual digital dee-jays finesse their tunes in about any way imaginable – even from the middle of the dance floor.

Nuclear Doorbell is the Most Annoying Way for Visitors to Announce Their Arrival, Ever.

Nuclear Doorbell is the Most Annoying Way for Visitors to Announce Their Arrival, Ever.
Are you constantly missing the UPS guy because you didn’t hear them knock on the door? Or maybe you’re just sick of the old “ding-dong” of your doorbell. Well this doorbell is most certainly going to get your attention – or at least annoy the crap out of you.

R2-D2 Boom Box: Take That at-at!

R2-D2 Boom Box: Take That at-at!
Remember the AT-AT Walker ghetto blaster? Well apparently not only the Empire gets its own boom box. This R2-D2 sound system is part of the Hype Hustle Rip-Off exhibition by artist Bill McMullen over at LA’s The Constant Gallery.

Korg Nano USB Midi Controllers Let You Make Beautiful Music

Korg Nano USB Midi Controllers Let You Make Beautiful Music
These little USB controllers let you build out a full-fledged recording studio anywhere you go. The Korg nanoSeries of controllers are small enough to throw in a backpack or briefcase, but when connected to your computer let you set up a robust studio on the road.

Gakken Kagaku No Tamago Sound Activated Ufo Robots Dance to the Beat of a Different Drummer

Gakken Kagaku No Tamago Sound Activated Ufo Robots Dance to the Beat of a Different Drummer
These little UFO-shaped robot dudes respond to the sound dance around your place, guided by the sounds they hear. The Gakken Kagaku No Tamago UFO Robot (say that 10 times fast) comes in easy-to-assemble kit form, and is controlled not by a traditional remote, but by the sounds you make – think of these guys like a robot version of The Clapper.

Bamboo Speakers Perfect for Pandas With Ipods

Bamboo Speakers Perfect for Pandas With Ipods
It not often these days that you see inexpensive portable speakers made out of anything but plastic. But these well-priced compact speakers are actually made of durable bamboo, a highly unusual material for speaker enclosures. According to the folks over at SourcingMap, the bamboo provides a more extensive sound range than other small speakers, but I’m not so sure given the less-than-stellar 300-10,000Hz frequency response range quoted on their site.
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