Browsing: Psychoacoustics

First Person Report: Control Over Hearing Aids: A Denver Deaf-Blind Consumer Perspective

Denver resident Carolyn Haas recently wrote an interesting essay describing her special needs as she is both visually impaired and has progressive hearing loss. Although some of her technical jargon usage is a bit off, she


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Yanny or Laurel? Speech Production And Audio Reproduction Sciences Explains What You Hear in This Audio Recording

The Internet was set ablaze last Monday when Reddit user "RolandCamry" posted online a brief audio clip of the Vocabulary.com pronunciation of “laurel.”


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This short blog post by our pal Chev Petersen of Fish Hoek, Cape Town perfectly illustrates the Lombard Effect: Basically, it’s a reflexive action where we raise our voices to a level to overcome background noises,


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