The Sound Agency News: Dear Architects | Sound matters

January 19th, 2016
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“We talk about how cities and buildings look. We call places landmarks or eyesores. But we rarely talk about how architecture sounds, aside from when a building or room is noisy. The spaces we design and inhabit all have distinctive sounds. The reading rooms at the New York Public Library have an overlay of rich sound. Your office may be a big room in a glass building with rows of cubicles where people stare into computer screens.” A fantastic interactive article from the New York

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The Sound Agency News: About Julian Treasure | Forbes

January 7th, 2016
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“I recently spoke to Julian Treasure. He’s a five-time TED speaker on the power of sound. Guess which of his five talks has the highest viewership?” Find out more about our chairman in today’s new Forbes leadership article here.

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December 21st, 2015
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We were on BBC Breakfast this morning demonstrating the difference between pop music and ambient sound in retail. You can also catch us on BBC radio throughout the day and catch up with this online segment,

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The Sound Agency News: Sound Business with London Real

December 21st, 2015
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UK talk-show London Real have dedicated their latest episode to sound in business. In this episode segment, Julian speaks to Brian Rose about sound, music and listening.

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The Sound Agency News: 10 buildings with extraordinary acoustics

November 10th, 2015
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“It is all too easy for architecture to be seen and not heard. Instragrammable visuals may be at our fingertips, but it is impossible to photograph an echo. Sad news, considering the most memorable of spaces are those that heighten more than just our optical sense. What’s more, much of new architecture is focused on controlling sound, rather than celebrating it. We want to block out our neighbours, escape the city noise, or buffer any possibility of sonic surprise. Here are 10 spaces to remind us

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The Sound Agency News: BBC Radio 1 | The Science of Sound

September 29th, 2015
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We’re speaking to Alice Levine on BBC Radio 1 about the Science of Sound, tonight at 9pm UK time. Listen live here.

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The Sound Agency News: “Slow Down GPS” – Forsman & Bodenfors

September 4th, 2015
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Proud to have featured in this great safety initiative by Forsman & Bodenfors. “Forsman & Bodenfors has developed a satnav app for If insurance that speaks in a child’s voice when operating near schools and daycare centres. The app acts like any other satnav system except in areas where there are likely to be children, where it switches to a child’s voice to remind drivers to be more careful. The app is free to download on the App Store and Google Play but only works in

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The Sound Agency News: The Sound of Your Brand

August 16th, 2015
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Thanks to CMO by Adobe for this great review of the importance of sound branding: “We wouldn’t accept a bad smell or dirt in a shop or an office, but bad sound is okay. Why is it acceptable to pollute the world with noise? Every space and room where your brand is present is part of your branding. You tickle people’s senses and they get a feeling for who you are and what you stand for. All organisations make sound. Everywhere from receptions, offices, meeting rooms, canteens,

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The Sound Agency News: The Internet of Sound

July 28th, 2015
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The Internet will speak and listen. Interesting piece here from a founder of Chirp… “How do birds communicate? By singing. And now it’s the turn of the machines. A new crop of businesses are now creating what’s referred to as the Internet of Sound.” Read the full article here.

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The Sound Agency News: Birdsong podcast

July 22nd, 2015
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At The Sound Agency we often use birdsong in our work. Find out why it’s such a valuable sound in Julian’s latest podcast. Listen here.

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