Sounds


Disney Research's New AI System Associates Images with Sounds

Disney Research's New AI System Associates Images with Sounds

Using artificial intelligence techniques, a team of researchers has designed a system that can automatically learn the associa...

Nov 16 2016, 4:30pm CST

Top Science Stories: Goodbye Philae, Orangutan that Mimics Human Sounds and Dragon Ants from 'Game of Thrones'

Top Science Stories: Goodbye Philae, Orangutan that Mimics Human Sounds and Dragon Ants from 'Game of Thrones'

Scientists Cut Communication Links with Philae Comet LanderEuropean Space Agency (ESA) has finally shut down the communication...

Jul 30 2016, 3:07pm CDT

Orangutan That Mimics Human Sounds Gives Clues to the Origin of Human Speech

Orangutan That Mimics Human Sounds Gives Clues to the Origin of Human Speech

Researh suggests that voice control in orangutans can help understand how human speech evolved over time....

Jul 27 2016, 9:55pm CDT

MIT AI Produces Sounds So Real That Can Even Fool Human Ears

MIT AI Produces Sounds So Real They Can Even Fool Human Ears

MIT artificial intelligence creates incredibily realistic sound effects....

Jun 14 2016, 5:04am CDT

Scientists Listen to Sounds from Oldest Stars in our Galaxy

Scientists Listen to Sounds from Oldest Stars in our Galaxy

Astrophysicists from the University of Birmingham have captured the sounds of some of the oldest stars in our Milky Way galaxy,...

Jun 7 2016, 3:26am CDT

Cardboard SDK spatial audio

Google Creates Spatial Audio with Its Cardboard SDK for Immersive Sounds

Nathan Martz, Product Manager for Google Cardboard has posted an announcement detailing the efforts of the company to bring imm...

Jan 14 2016, 5:43am CST

Brain and sounds

Lab Scientists Analyze How the Brain Processes Sounds and Language

During the past Falling Walls conference in Berlin, Germany, researchers from Northwestern University were able to establish –...

Dec 16 2015, 11:05am CST

Audio-visual tasks

UCL Scientists Prove People Don’t Hear Sounds When They Focus On Visual Activity

It is possible to concentrate so much on your mobile device and not hear another person come in or speaking to you – and this p...

Dec 9 2015, 8:56am CST

Cash For World Cup Fake Injuries? Not As Silly As It Sounds

Cash For World Cup Fake Injuries? Not As Silly As It Sounds

lTaking a dive sounds like illegal boxing. But in soccer, a flop—a fake injury—is big, so big that every game includes them. In...

Jul 13 2014, 3:16am CDT

Adam Young is the Creator of iOS 7′s Sounds

Adam Young is the Creator of iOS 7′s Sounds

Adam Young, a singer and the founder of Owl City, reveals the fact that he is the original creator of many iOS 7′s sounds....

Oct 22 2013, 10:28am CDT

Apple lost another iPhone at a Bar? Sounds to Bad to Be True

Apple lost another iPhone at a Bar? Sounds to Bad to Be True

Report appears that says that yet another iPhone prototype got lost in a bar in San Francisco....

Sep 1 2011, 2:06am CDT

Korg iElectribe Gorillaz Edition iPad App features Sounds from latest Album "The Fall"

Korg iElectribe Gorillaz Edition iPad App features Sounds from latest Album "The Fall"

Korg and Gorillaz partner for iPad app....

May 26 2011, 10:01am CDT

Amazon Sony PS3 Console with free $75 Credit Deal sounds almost desperate

Amazon Sony PS3 Console with free $75 Credit Deal sounds almost desperate

Sony PS3 Console with free $75 Credit Deal sounds almost desperate...

Dec 12 2010, 1:59pm CST

Cyber-Monday Price on Fire Engine Scooter with Lights and Sounds

Cyber Monday Price on Fire Engine Scooter with Lights and Sounds

This little scooter is sure to brighten their faces on Christmas....

Nov 29 2010, 9:57am CST

LittleBigPlanet 2 Sounds Way More Fun Than LittleBigPlanet

LittleBigPlanet was considered one of the most revolutionary games ever, but a newly-announced sequel may take the user-created...

May 9 2010, 11:25pm CDT

App Store Freebies: Cards Classic, Trololo Sounds, Social Phonebook, more

App Store Freebies: Cards Classic, Trololo Sounds, Social Phonebook, more

Below are downloads of several free applications available for a limited time from Apple's App Store, with price drops from $1...

Apr 21 2010, 1:00pm CDT

App Store Freebies: UrbanCompass, Fart Sounds, ProLog, more

App Store Freebies: UrbanCompass, Fart Sounds, ProLog, more

Below are downloads of several free applications available for a limited time from Apple's App Store, with price drops from $1...

Mar 15 2010, 4:00pm CDT

CeBIT 2010 got Sounds, 3D and is Connected

CeBIT 2010 got Sounds, 3D and is Connected

This week all eyes are on Barcelona and the Mobile World Congress 2010. But the next major technology trade-show is in just two...

Feb 16 2010, 6:00am CST

The VIA 12.1'' M520 NetNote Sounds Hot

The VIA 12.1'' M520 NetNote Sounds Hot

iPad iPad iPad, blah blah blah. Let's move on to covering a different gadget for just a little while. Like this sexy VIA refere...

Jan 28 2010, 10:53am CST

Augmented Traffic for Android Sounds Brilliant, Suicidally Dangerous

Augmented Traffic for Android Sounds Brilliant, Suicidally Dangerous

It's no secret that augmented reality is pretty much the coolest thing that smartphones have given birth to. Interposing the In...

Aug 26 2009, 11:00am CDT

Bear Military Robot, not as Fierce as it Sounds

Bear Military Robot, not as Fierce as it Sounds

When I think of military robots, I think of sinister devices replete with gatling guns and rocket launchers. Imagine my disappo...

Jun 11 2007, 4:00pm CDT

Projection Clock Changes Colors and Makes Nature Sounds

Projection Clock Changes Colors and Makes Nature Sounds

Oh yeah, this gadget does it all. The odd shaped device provides you with 3 essential functions to make your life oh so much be...

May 24 2006, 6:38am CDT

Nintendo Wii Controller Rumbles and Makes Sounds

Nintendo Wii Controller Rumbles and Makes Sounds

Sony, Nintendo just showed you how to make a 3D controller and keep force feedback inside. To top it off, Nintendo also added...

May 9 2006, 2:12pm CDT