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AUDIO-TECHNICA ENHANCES BP892 MICROSET® HEADWORN MIC WITH DUAL EAR MOUNT

bp892 deal ear mount— The AT8464 Dual Ear Mount now comes standard with all BP892 MicroSet units —

— The new AT8464 allows a single ear-worn BP892 MicroSet® Headworn Mic to be converted to a dual-ear-worn unit for maximum stability and comfort —

STOW, OH, March 1, 2010 — Audio-Technica, a leading innovator in transducer technology for over 45 years, is enhancing its BP892 MicroSet® Subminiature Omnidirectional Condenser Headworn Microphone with the AT8464 Dual-Ear Microphone Mount. The high-SPL successor to Audio-Technica’s popular AT892, the BP892 offers increased dynamic range with maximum audio quality and minimum visibility. The Dual-Ear Mount allows users to convert their single-ear-worn BP892 MicroSet to a dual-ear-worn unit for maximum stability and comfort. more

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VeriFone Announces iPhone Secure Payments Solution

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Free PAYware Mobile Secure Card Reader and Payment App Brings Mainstream Payment Capabilities to Apple’s Popular Smartphone

SAN JOSE, CA – Dec. 8, 2009 – VeriFone Holdings, Inc., (NYSE: PAY) today announced PAYware Mobile, a complete payment solution for the Apple iPhone that provides small businesses with simple and secure card processing capabilities on the popular smartphone platform.

VeriFone’s payment solution for the iPhone (www.paywaremobile.com) puts mainstream payment processing capabilities in the hands of small business merchants who need a mobile card acceptance solution for enterprises such as home repair, small cafes, door-to-door sales, or virtually any other type of business. The hardware and software solution will begin shipping January 15 and is available free to those who sign up for a PAYware Mobile secure gateway service agreement.
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SOUND DEVICES AND OCEANIC PRESERVATION SOCIETY RAISE AWARENESS OF DOLPHIN ABUSE

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Recorders Used for OSCAR-Nominated Documentary on Dolphin Killings in Japan

BOULDER, CO — Sound Devices recorders helped the crew of the Oceanic Preservation Society bring to light the suffering and killing of wild dolphins in Taiji, Japan in its new documentary, “The Cove.� The film, which has been nominated by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in the Best Documentary Feature category, chronicles the annual round up of dolphins in Japan to be sold to the captive dolphin industry. Disguised and sold as more expensive whale meat to school lunch programs and as part of the general food supply around the country, the film stresses the health effects and environmental causes of consuming dolphin meat, which has extremely high levels of mercury.

An essential element of the story was, sadly, the audio which captured the sounds of the dolphins screaming and thrashing as dolphin hunters banged poles to frighten them and drive them into a secret cove where they would be hunted and killed. more

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Fishman Ships Aura Sixteen & New Mac Version of Image Gallery III

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Andover, MA––Fishman is shipping its new Aura Sixteen Acoustic Imaging Pedal and Aura® Image Gallery III for Mac® and PC.

Already generating considerable buzz with music product writers and user forums, the Aura Sixteen features an open architecture for loading up to 16 Images via USB from the included Aura Image Gallery. more

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CAD M9 Warms Up Vocals on “Vandal Hearts: Flames Of Judgment�

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Composer/Sound designer Doug Brandon wanted a certain sound on the Title theme for “Vandal Hearts: Flames of Judgment,� a downloadable, strategy role-playing game for Xbox360 and PlayStation 3, published by Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. and developed by Hijinx Studios in Santa Ana, California.
“I’m ‘old school’ when it comes to microphones and voice production in general,� says Doug, “so my first inclination was to try the CAD M9. I like the fact that it’s a tube mic and I have had success using it in the past. Achieving a warm sound was my main focus for the lead vocal on this theme.� more

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HTSA Announces New Partnership with Liberty Wire & Cable

Liberty Wire & Cable, worldwide supplier of a broad range of wire and cable products for the audio/video trade is excited to announce its selection as an official HTSA Vendor for A/V connectivity solutions.

Liberty Wire & Cable and HTSA both share strong reputations for providing experience, knowledge, and extraordinary value to its clients. This combination of strengths makes for a perfect partnership in the fast paced residential market. more

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