Monthly Archives: April 2013

ABSOLUT INDIA – A Sound-based Exploration of Indian Culture

As part of the ABSOLUT INDIA project by SapientNitro, a sound-based sensory installation was created. The essence of the installation was a number of interactive...

Quiet Product: The Yamaha DTX400K Silent Electronic Drum Kit

My overly kind non-confrontational grandmother had to put up for a very long time with her neighbor's intense and achingly loud drumming on a...
The Quietness White Space - Growing Movement for Quiet Products

The Quest for Quiet Products – Entering a New Exciting Era of Industrial Design

As people are becoming more aware of the drawbacks of noise and the life quality-enhancing characteristics of low-noise gadgets as part of the overall...

Houd Passive and the Beauty of Non-Powered Acoustic Speakers

Non-powered acoustic speakers have kept evolving both engineering- and design-wise, making them more effective, portable and stylish. There's real beauty in the green simplicity of...
The Quietness White Space - Growing Movement for Quiet Products

Tinnitus and What to Think About Before Your Next Dentist Appointment

Going to the dentist has been a fairly unsettling experience ever since I got tinnitus. The high-pitched noise generated from the drilling is indeed...
The Quietness White Space - Growing Movement for Quiet Products

Managing Your Tinnitus Starts With Acceptance

The fact that there is no true cure for noise-induced tinnitus should never discourage us to stop exploring treatments in the quest for some...