Mimi

The Mimi data, collected from over 200,000 hearing tests worldwide, presents the difference between a participant’s actual age and their hearing age. The hearing age reflects the age of the participant’s hearing ability and is calculated via the hearing test undertaken within the Mimi app. The difference between the actual age and hearing age of…

Cities and Memory

What is Cities & Memory? Remixing the world, one sound at a time Cities and Memory is a global field recording & sound art work that presents both the present reality of a place, but also its imagined, alternative counterpart – remixing the world, one sound at at time. Every faithful field recording document on the…

Localingual

Localingual is a site for listening to and recording dialects/languages around the world.

Rentlingo

What is RentLingo’s Noise Level Index? While there are many aspects to consider when searching for a new apartment, the noise level of the neighborhood is often the most overlooked and difficult to answer. Yet, anyone that has lived in a noisy area will tell you how annoying it is to be unable to sleep…

Rumeur : réseau de mesure de l’environnement sonore

La plateforme « Rumeur » développée par Bruitparif est un outil moderne de consultation des données collectées sur des sites de mesure de l’environnement sonore. L’application a été conçue dans l’objectif de donner le maximum de transparence à l’information en rendant facilement compréhensible et intuitive la manière dont le bruit fluctue au cours du temps…

Mapa Sonoro Valdivia

El Instituto de Acústica de la Universidad Austral de Chile elaboró para el Ministerio del Medio Ambiente el estudio “Elaboración y Análisis de Mapas de Ruido de Tres Conurbaciones Mediante Software de Modelación” (ID: 608897-50-LP13). Este proyecto concluyó en 2015, y luego de dos años de trabajo se estudiaron y obtuvieron los mapas de ruido…

Good City Life – Chatty Maps

CHATTY MAPS Urban sound has a huge influence over how we perceive places. Yet, city planning is concerned mainly with noise, simply because annoying sounds come to the attention of city officials in the form of complaints, while general urban sounds cannot be easily captured at city scale. To capture both unpleasant and pleasant sounds,…