[LINK] New device puts music in your head — no headphones required

Stephen Loosley stephenloosley at outlook.com
Sun Nov 15 16:06:43 AEDT 2020

Kim writes,

> How long before advertisers at the mall use this to beam sound into the heads of passers-by?
> https://apnews.com/article/new-tech-device-sound-beaming-noveto-38327ae5fe116080a5eaf2374eb0f5c8

The above article also notes ..

> “You don’t believe it because it sounds like a speaker, but no one else can hear it…
> it’s supporting you and you’re in the middle of everything. It’s happening around you.”
> By changing a setting, the sound can follow a listener around when they move their head.

Haha .. talk about a disruptive technology .. an ultra 3D sound source .. and now basically every
audio system, be it home/car/commercial/personal etc are apparently all instantly out-of-date.

> It’s also possible to move out of the beam’s path and hear nothing at all, which creates a surreal experience.

Yes, can’t wait to experience it. And regarding your malls Kim 😊 seems someone will need to invent recording devices and technology capable of capturing evidence for the legal matters one may imagine fairly quickly arising.


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