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hearing

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Hear hidden sounds with a DIY microphone

Wire together your own unique microphone that can reveal hidden sounds all around you.

By 21 February 2015

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Got a great geeky love story? We want to hear it

Techies and scientists, DIYers and fantasy fans -- geeks do things their own way, including love. Proud of how you applied your skills to wooing? Funny story for the flirting-impaired? Tell us about it.

By 7 February 2015

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Hear the strange, surprising sounds of 3D printers and laser cutters

Artist Kyle Machulis records sounds hidden within Autodesk's modern industrial workshop in San Francisco, creating a jarring and oddly beautiful mechanical symphony.

By 27 January 2015

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Hearing is believing: Noble Audio 4 in-ear headphones

The Audiophiliac spends quality time with an extraordinarily high performance in-ear headphone.

By 4 January 2015

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Nanoplug, the invisible hearing aid that's a lifestyle product

No bigger than an eraser, the Nanoplug is affordable and, its makers claim, half the size of conventional hearing aids.

By 23 December 2014

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Hear the sound of the first comet landing

It's one of the most historic thuds heard in recent years. At only two seconds long, it offers a lot more data for scientists to unpack than you might think.

By 21 November 2014

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Plants muster defenses when they 'hear' an attack

Plants vs. Caterpillars? Nope, it's not a video game mashup. It's a very real battle, and the plants are using a unique method to win.

By 6 July 2014

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Zvox SoundBase 670 is a great speaker base for hard of hearing

The Zvox SoundBase 670 is a well-built speaker base which is great at boosting the intelligibility of TV broadcasts and sadly not so great at playing music.

By 27 September 2014

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Touch, hear, pal around in a virtual world: Oculus execs discuss the future

At firm's first confab for developers who'll make games to run on its headset, execs discuss, among other things, the trickiness of the controllers that'll let players pick up and move objects.

By 21 September 2014

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See (and hear) Spotify's dizzying map of same-time listening

What does a worldwide digital music festival of strangers look and sound like? According to an artist at Spotify, it's a cacophonous map that swirls like it's drunk. It's fascinating, too.

By 22 August 2014