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."
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.
For capturing pristine, realistic stereo audio to your iPod, the Blue Microphones Mikey offers the best bang for the buck.
Due out this summer, the Motiv MV88 iOS Digital Stereo Condenser Microphone attaches to the Lightning port on your iPhone or iPad.
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.
Chaotic Moon's "Tech Tat" is designed to be a temporary biomonitor. It can be placed anywhere on the human body, making it more discreet than a wrist wearable, and biometrics it gathers are sent to an easy to use app.
Having first installed microphones as well as cameras on its buses, Boston school officials decide that maybe they're a touch Orwellian.