Tag Archives: Sound

Tackling ‘fragmentation’: Developers sound off on supporting multiple screens

What does it take to support multiple devices? A few top developers weigh in Android runs on a variety of devices, which means it also runs on a variety of screen sizes and resolutions. Lots of folks call this "fragmentation." … Continue reading

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Lumia 920 “High Amplitude Audio Capture” Microphones Sound Intriguing

Ready for another reason to be excited about Nokia’s Lumia 920? While it hasn’t been promoted by the company during its announcements this week, there’s a rumor that the 920 will borrow some audio technology from Nokia’s PureView 808, hopefully … Continue reading

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How to: Activate the Google Sound Search widget in Jelly Bean if it’s not in the drawer

One of the many added goodies within Jelly Bean, is the Google Sound Search widget, sometimes referred to as Google Ears. It's really simple, but also a really nice touch to have built in to the OS.  For some reason … Continue reading

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Google Sound Search Available For Everyone

Everyone found something to be excited about at this year’s Google I/O and while you and me were probably happy to see the new Android 4.1 and its Project Butter, developers of applications like SoundHound and Shazam were probably “happy” … Continue reading

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How to disable the water droplet sound on the Samsung Galaxy S III

Samsung's marketing campaign for the new Galaxy S III focuses heavily on how the visuals and sounds in its software are "inspired by nature." But one of the less welcome results of this is the water droplet sound that plays … Continue reading

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