Recording studios are replacing interns with robots. Music producer Sam Pura, owner of The Panda Studios in Northern California, shows off his new best friend in the studio, the robot microphone.
Technically Incorrect: A California school claims to be the first to use ShotSpotter technology as "next wave in student and staff safety."
For capturing pristine, realistic stereo audio to your iPod, the Blue Microphones Mikey offers the best bang for the buck.
Technically Incorrect: Some of Hertz's NeverLost systems now have cameras and mics -- which the company claims it doesn't intend to use at this time.
Wire together your own unique microphone that can reveal hidden sounds all around you.
Make your own contact microphone to hear unique sounds from vibrations in solid objects like a coin, scissors and even a piece of bread.
The Yeti is one of the richest sounding, sonically flexible USB microphones money can buy, but its large size makes it inconvenient for portable applications.
Silk Labs wants to weave its software and services into all the new networked devices coming to homes of the future. Behind it: a trio fresh from the ambitious Firefox OS smartphone project.
Due out this summer, the Motiv MV88 iOS Digital Stereo Condenser Microphone attaches to the Lightning port on your iPhone or iPad.
The mysterious product celebrates 70 years of the family-run German audio company.