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Bookmarks tagged with “sound”

33 bookmarks by garrettc


HUDS+GUIS

"HUDS+GUIS was created as an inspiration and resource site for interactive designers. It's a place where you can find the most creative and interesting examples of UI design. Sources can come from anywhere ie. films, games, concept design and real world developments. It focuses on the ways in which people interact with technology, particularly the way something functions, the way it looks, the way it moves and even the way it sounds."

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Museum of Endangered Sounds

A collection of dozens of sounds from old technologies: Windows 95 startup sound, a rotary telephone, a dial-up modem, etc.

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Data Sonification Archive

"This curated collection is part of a broader research endeavor in which data, sonification and design converge to explore the potential of sound in complementing other modes of representation and broadening the publics of data. With visualization still being one of the prominent forms of data transformation, we believe that sound can both enrich the experience of data and build new publics. "

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Sounding the Sumburgh Foghorn - YouTube

"A foghorn or fog signal is a device that uses sound to warn vehicles of navigational hazards like rocky coastlines, or boats of the presence of other vessels, in foggy conditions."

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Ambient Chaos

Ambient music gone a little too far...

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The sound of the dialup, pictured

What did all those dial-up sounds mean?

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Pattern Radio: Whale Songs

Use AI to explore thousands of hours of humpback whale songs and make your own discoveries

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Ocean Waves, Wind and Rain Noise Generator

This soundscape combines them all - the ocean waves, the wind and the rain - into a powerful sound blocker.

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BBC Sound Effects

16,016 sound effects and field recordings from the BBC Archive available to listen/download, licensed for personal, educational or research purposes

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Hear the Otherworldly Sounds of Skating on Thin Ice | National Geographic - YouTube

"This small lake outside Stockholm, Sweden, emits otherworldly sounds as Mårten Ajne skates over its precariously thin, black ice. “Wild ice skating,” or “Nordic skating,” is both an art and a science. A skater seeks out the thinnest, most pristine black ice possible—both for its smoothness, and for its high-pitched, laser-like sounds".

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Feeding the Audio Graph

Ben Foxall dives deep into the Web Audio API to serve up such well known Christmas hits as I’m Dreaming Of A White Noise Generator, and All I Want For Christmas Is 440Hz. Get ready to dance around your browser this season, because it certainly won’t be a silent night.

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Internet has a Cat! Meet Purrli, the online cat purr generator.

Not just a cat purr, but a cat purring next to you. Purrli recreates the sound and the presence of a cat, online. It's soothing, it's free, and it's purrfect!

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Sounds fun

Queueing, synchronising, and looping audio using the web audio API.

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Being Smart with Sound

UI Sound has the ability to instantly draw your attention, or simply add a subtle layer of information to a UI interaction - either alerting you to something important,...

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Radio drama staircase

Radio drama staircase, BBC Maida Vale. Wood, carpet, concrete: three acoustics. Been running up these half my life

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The sounds of starships

The background engine noises of iconic science fiction spaceships can be remarkably soothing. That is why Spike Snell created 12-hour sound loops of the background hum of the TNG Enterprise (prev....

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SoundManager 2: JavaScript Sound For The Web

Wraps and extends the HTML5 and Flash Audio APIs.

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D-Touch Papercraft Drum Machine

Drum machine with a tangible user interface built from printed PDFs and a webcam.

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Review - Replacement iPhone earphones on test

Five sets of headphones with clicker and microphone support put to the test.

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Why Is That Thing Beeping? A Sound Design Primer

A good primer if you ever have to consider the audio identity of a site/application.

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Sound Design of Star Wars

Interview with Ben Burtt, sound designer for Lucasfilm

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