Noise reduction

  1. Business Matters: Skullcandy IPO Shows Market Interest in Premium Headphones

    July 25, 2011 5:34 PM EDT Market On Premium Headphones: Outlook Good -- Last week's IPO by headphone maker Skullcandy indicates investors see potential in the growing market for premium headphones. The company sold 9.4 million shares at $20, which was above the $17-$1 ...

  2. Australian Venues May Hand Out Earplugs

    May 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Australia's live venues may soon have to distribute earplugs and place warning signs if their music is deemed to be too loud. The country's Senate committee has put forward the recommendations and many others in an extensive report into ...

  3. Snoop Dogg, Mix Master Mike Prep Headphones Line

    January 06, 2009 12:00 AM EST Snoop Dogg and Mix Master Mike will have their own line of headphones made by Skullcandy, a music accessories company. Snoop Dogg's will be aimed at consumers and feature amplified bass while Mix Master Mike's will be targeted towards DJ ...

  4. Brands Gear Up for Lollapalooza

    July 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The VIP room at this year's Lollapalooza will be chockablock with brands vying for the attention of performers, their hangers-on and the assorted journalists in Chicago for the three-day festival. For the third year in a row event marketer BM ...

  5. Loud Music Deafens Brit Bar, Club Workers

    December 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Employees of Britain's bars, pubs and clubs are being exposed to music so loud it is damaging their hearing, a new report claims. LONDON -- Employees of Britain's bars, pubs and clubs are being exposed to music so loud it is damaging the ...

  6. Loud Music Deafens Brit Bar, Club Workers

    December 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST Employees of Britain's bars, pubs and clubs are being exposed to music so loud it is damaging their hearing, a new report claims. Employees of Britain's bars, pubs and clubs are being exposed to music so loud it is damaging their hearing ...

  7. Loud Music Deafens Brit Bar, Club Workers

    December 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST Employees of Britain's bars, pubs and clubs are being exposed to music so loud it is damaging their hearing, a new report claims. Employees of Britain's bars, pubs and clubs are being exposed to music so loud it is damaging their hearing ...

  8. Ray Dolby To Be Inducted Into Inventors Hall

    April 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Ray Dolby, founder and chairman of Dolby Laboratories, will be inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame Saturday (May 1) in recognition of his invention of the Dolby noise reduction system. D Ray Dolby, founder and chairman of Dolby Labor ...