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  • Invisible painting: Greek Hindusthani musician fills Cairo's Beyt El Sennari with sounds of sitar
    Both are based on developing a musical scale within certain rules to create a specific feeling ... These days the musician mostly seeks to transcend the borders of words. “In the beginning of my ...
    08/7/2019 - 6:55 am | View Link
  • The 3 Ps to Custom Alert Sounds in iOS Push Notifications
    Like other sensory triggers, these audio clips can ultimately create an emotional connection with your users ... These notifications are delivered to the device to trigger your app to display text, ...
    01/15/2018 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • FX’s John Landgraf Sounds Alarm on ‘Titanic Struggle’ in Entertainment Economy
    He turned to the classic science fiction trope as a metaphor for the situation that he and other cable programming executives now find themselves in as Netflix, Amazon, Facebook, and Apple engage in a ...
    08/9/2017 - 9:34 am | View Link
  • NFL SOUNDS: How we hear ‘Omaha’ on TV
    Aagaard credited producer Lance Barrow and announcers Jim Nantz and Phil Simms for the silence in ... them together to create the perfect mix. In a dome, noises bounce off the hard surfaces and get ...
    01/31/2014 - 5:51 am | View Link
  • Sounds of Silence
    Guenther has been developing a neural model of speech for more than two decades, one that he and Brumberg are using as a Rosetta Stone to create decoder software that ... actual brain scans of people ...
    10/6/2009 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • What Are Figurative Language and Sound Devices? | Pen and ...
    Assonance. Assonance is a sound device that refers to word phrases with similar sounds repeated in the words, such as the “ee” sound in “easy to please.” These recurring sounds don't necessarily have to be vowels, as phrases such as “bright-eyed and bushy-tailed” are also assonance examples, due to the repetition of the "B," "T" and "D" sounds of the words.
    11/10/2019 - 3:22 am | View Website
  • Muzo
    Celestial Tribe is raising funds for Muzo - Your Personal Zone Creator with Noise Blocking Tech. on Kickstarter! Escape from the world & Set your mood. Meet Muzo. A Premium and Intelligent acoustic device that creates your Personal Zone of Silence.
    11/8/2019 - 9:01 am | View Website
  • Hitchcock’s Suspense: The Sound and the Silence ...
    Hitchcock’s use of sound—punctuating the silence with suspense—keeps the audience in a thrall of anxiety. Sometimes Hitchcock’s sonic manipulations within his films take the form of plays-on-words, such as the homophonic quality of “Ambrose Chapel” in The Man Who Knew Too Much.
    11/6/2019 - 9:42 pm | View Website
  • Comparing Poetry: Poetic Devices Flashcards | Quizlet
    Poe uses rhyme to create an optimistic mood. And the wheel's kick and the wind's song and the white sail's shaking, And a grey mist on the sea's face, and a grey dawn breaking,
    11/6/2019 - 6:40 am | View Website
  • 101 Onomatopoeia Examples | Ereading Worksheets
    Onomatopoeia is when a word’s pronunciation imitates its sound. When you say an onomatopoeic word, the utterance itself is reminiscent of the sound to which the word refers. Poets use onomatopoeia to access the reader’s auditory sense and create rich soundscapes. It is one of many poetic devices dealing with the sounds of poetry. Many people confuse onomatopoeia with interjections; however, they are two different and distinct concepts.
    11/3/2019 - 4:52 pm | View Website
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