Loudness

12.03.10
CALM Act approved by Congress, should make TV commercials slightly less obnoxious
12.03.10

CALM Act approved by Congress, should make TV commercials slightly less obnoxious

We did say it'd take an Act of Congress to lower the volume on televisual commercials and, shocking...

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03.27.09
Friday Favorite: The Levelator, friend to podcasters everywhere
03.27.09

Friday Favorite: The Levelator, friend to podcasters everywhere

We've mentioned it before (via Laurie and Scott's posts back in ought-six) but it's worth a Friday...

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09.14.08
Are the Rock Band 2 instruments really quieter? (A semi-scientific study)
09.14.08

Are the Rock Band 2 instruments really quieter? (A semi-scientific study)

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07.01.08
Loud commercials actually not that loud, just startling
07.01.08

Loud commercials actually not that loud, just startling

Whoa, whoa. Wait a minute. Is this report really saying that those obnoxiously loud used car commer...

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05.13.08
British regulators move to quiet obnoxiously loud commercials
05.13.08

British regulators move to quiet obnoxiously loud commercials

Offensively loud television commercials have been a worldwide annoyance for years, and while a numb...

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05.02.08
Dolby Volume to keep levels consistent on Toshiba HDTVs
05.02.08

Dolby Volume to keep levels consistent on Toshiba HDTVs

If you'll recall, Dolby Technologies actually introduced its Dolby Volume solution last fall, but n...

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