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US20170094437 Spatial Mapping of Audio Playback Devices in a Listening Environment  
Method and apparatus for spatial mapping of two or more audio playback devices in a listening environment. Two or more playback devices may signal each other. Based on the signaling, a position of...
US20170094436 CAPACITIVE MICROPHONE WITH INTEGRATED CAVITY  
A capacitive microphone and method of fabricating the same are provided. One or more holes can be formed in a first printed circuit board (PCB). A diaphragm can be surface micro-machined onto an...
US20170094435 AUDIO PLAYING METHOD, APPARATUS, AND SYSTEM FOR MULTIPLE PLAYING DEVICES  
The present disclosure provides an audio playing method, an audio playing apparatus, and an audio playing system for multiple playing devices. The method includes establishing a data transmission...
US20170094434 ELECTRONIC MEDIA VOLUME CONTROL  
The volume of a sound generated from a source is monitored. Contextual data is collected from sensors. Based on the collected contextual data listeners of the sound are identified. The identified...
US20170094433 Wired, Wireless, Infrared and Powerline Audio Entertainment Systems  
A method and system for communicating audio signals between an input device and an output device via a network. The output device can include loudspeakers and headphones. In some embodiments an...
US20170094432 Elastomeric Wax Barrier for Hearing Aid Acoustic Port  
Described is a solid wax mitigation barrier for a hearing aid that is cleanable via a simple wiping motion, is not a cause of irritation within the ear canal, and is acoustically transparent. In...
US20170094431 HEARING DEVICE  
A hearing device configured to be worn at an ear of a user, where the hearing device comprising an antenna unit. The antenna unit comprises an active unit being connected to a ground unit by a...
US20170094430 HEARING AID SYSTEM WITH A POSITIONING TOOL  
A hearing aid system with a positioning tool is disclosed. The hearing aid system has a hearing aid, an adhesive interconnection unit and a positioning tool. The interconnection unit can be...
US20170094429 BONE CONDUCTION DEVICES UTILIZING MULTIPLE ACTUATORS  
A bone conduction device includes split high-frequency and low-frequency actuators. The frequency response of the low-frequency actuator can be restricted to the lower range of hearing frequencies...
US20170094428 SHOCK RESISTANT RECEIVER AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME  
An acoustic apparatus includes an outer housing, a receiver, and a shock cushion. The receiver is disposed within the outer housing. A plurality of viscoelastic members is disposed at least...
US20170094427 Suspension Assembly for Hearing Aid Receiver  
A suspension assembly for a hearing aid receiver is described in which the receiver is contained within a receiver can. A cover assembly may be provided for covering the open top end of the...
US20170094426 Adjiustable Securing Mechanism  
Securing mechanisms for space access devices, such as an audio signal transmitting device, include a plurality of outwardly projecting members that are configured to transition from a relaxed...
US20170094425 HEARING DEVICE COMPRISING AN ELECTRIC CABLE  
A hearing device is disclosed. The hearing device comprises a receiver and/or a microphone unit and a first connector (e.g. a socket) for establishing an electric connection between one or more...
US20170094424 BINAURALLY COORDINATED FREQUENCY TRANSLATION IN HEARING ASSISTANCE DEVICES  
Disclosed herein, among other things, are apparatus and methods for a binaurally coordinated frequency translation for hearing assistance devices. In various method embodiments, an audio input...
US20170094423 Listening device with automatic mode change capabilities  
A hearing aid includes a casing configured to fit behind an ear of a user's head and against a side of the user's head. The hearing aid further includes a first proximity sensor associated with...
US20170094422 HEARING AID COMPRISING A RECEIVER ASSEMBLY  
A hearing aid comprising a receiver assembly is disclosed. The receiver assembly includes a receiver and suspension member arranged in a housing. The suspension member comprises vibration dampers...
US20170094421 DYNAMIC RELATIVE TRANSFER FUNCTION ESTIMATION USING STRUCTURED SPARSE BAYESIAN LEARNING  
The use of a dynamic Relative Transfer Function (RTF) between two or more microphones may be used to improve multi-microphone speech processing applications. The dynamic RTF may improve speech...
US20170094420 METHOD OF DETERMINING OBJECTIVE PERCEPTUAL QUANTITIES OF NOISY SPEECH SIGNALS  
The present disclosure relates in a first aspect to a method of determining an objective perceptual quantity of a noisy speech signal using directional sound information. The method comprises...
US20170094419 MICROPHONE PACKAGE  
According to one embodiment, a microphone package includes: a pressure sensing element including a film and a device; and a cover. The film generates strain in response to pressure. The device...
US20170094418 MEMS Loudspeaker Having an Actuator Structure and a Diaphragm Spaced Apart Therefrom  
The invention relates to a MEMS loudspeaker (1) for generating sound waves in the audible wavelength spectrum, with a carrier substrate (2) that features a sub-strate cavity (6) with two substrate...
US20170094417 SOUND TRANSDUCER FOR INSERTION IN AN EAR  
The invention relates to a sound transducer for producing sound vibrations, which can be inserted in an ear and can be used in particular for an implantable hearing aid. The sound transducer has...
US20170094416 USER ADORNABLE APPARATUS AND SYSTEM FOR GENERATING USER DETECTABLE AUDIO AND MECHANICAL VIBRATION SIGNALS  
Embodiments of apparatus and system for generating user detectable audio and mechanical vibration signals. Other embodiments may be described and claimed.
US20170094415 A CAP FOR AN ELECTRO-ACOUSTIC TRANSDUCER  
The invention relates to a cap (1) for an electro-acoustic transducer (2), which cap (1) comprises a first portion (3) having a form matching in shape and dimensions at least a top part of a...
US20170094414 STIFFENING PLATE FOR ACOUSTIC MEMBRANE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING SAME  
A method of thinning a multilayer laminate material used for a membrane stiffening plate is provided to obtain a membrane stiffening plate having a thickness less than currently known in the art....
US20170094413 SOUNDBOARD SPEAKER OF DIGITAL PIANO  
To provide a soundboard speaker of a digital piano that displays more favorable acoustics by devising the arrangement of the vibration unit and ribs. In a soundboard speaker of a digital piano...
US20170094412 WEARABLE RECORDING AND PLAYBACK SYSTEM  
Systems and methods for capturing and reproducing a sound recoding are provided. In one embodiment, the sound recording is captured using a headphone set that includes a pair of ear cups, each...
US20170094411 Electronic Devices with Motion-Based Orientation Sensing  
An electronic device such as a pair of headphones may be provided with left and right speakers for playing audio to a user. Control circuitry in the electronic device may play audio through the...
US20170094410 SPEAKER PARAMETER CONFIGURATION METHOD AND MOBILE TERMINAL  
The present disclosure provides a speaker parameter configuration method and a mobile terminal. The method includes: transmitting a parameter configuration request containing a scene type...
US20170094409 Encoded Audio Metadata-Based Loudness Equalization and Dynamic Equalization During DRC  
Dynamic loudness equalization of received audio content in a playback system, using metadata that includes instantaneous loudness values for the audio content. A playback level is derived from a...
US20170094408 LOUDSPEAKER PROTECTION CIRCUITRY AND METHODS  
This application relates to methods and apparatus for thermal protection of a loudspeaker (102). A controller (106) is configured to generate a control signal (Gmod) for modulating the gain of a...
US20170094407 WEARABLE DIRECTIONAL MICROPHONE ARRAY APPARATUS AND SYSTEM  
A wearable, shoulder-mounted microphone array apparatus and system used as a bi-directional audio and assisted listening device system. The present invention advances hearing aids and assisted...
US20170094406 THREE HUNDRED AND SIXTY DEGREE HORN FOR OMNIDIRECTIONAL LOUDSPEAKER  
One embodiment provides an omnidirectional loudspeaker comprising a first axisymmetric reflector, a second axisymmetric reflector, a sound source in the first axisymmetric reflector or the second...
US20170094405 MICROPHONE AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF  
A microphone and a method for manufacturing the same are disclosed. The microphone includes: a main substrate in which a first sound hole is formed; a sound sensing module formed in the main...
US20170094404 ACOUSTICAL SIGNAL GENERATOR USING TWO TRANSDUCERS AND A REFLECTOR WITH A NON-FLAT CONTOUR  
The present invention relates to an audio generator comprising, a first and a second transducer element, and the first transducer element has a first membrane having a surface which is non-flat,...
US20170094403 ACOUSTIC FILTER FOR OMNIDIRECTIONAL LOUDSPEAKER  
One embodiment provides an omnidirectional loudspeaker comprising a phase plug and an acoustic resonator within the phase plug. The acoustic resonator comprises acoustic damping material.
US20170094402 MICROPHONE HAVING INCREASED REAR VOLUME, AND METHOD FOR PRODUCTION THEREOF  
For a microphone having an increased rear volume, a cavity housing is proposed, comprising at least a base plate and a covering, which define and enclose the cavity. On the base plate, a...
US20170094401 AURAL MEASUREMENTS FROM EARPHONE OUTPUT SPEAKERS  
According to some embodiments of the present invention there is provided a method of using an earphone output speaker as a microphone for a phone call between two and/or more participants, or for...
US20170094400 HEADSET DEVICE, HEADPHONE COVER DEVICE AND ASSOCIATED METHODS  
A headset device having a first headphone, a second headphone, a headband, a first headphone cover, and a second headphone cover. The headband connects the first headphone and the opposing second...
US20170094399 WIRELESS PAIRING OF EARBUDS AND CASE  
A case for a pair of wireless earbuds includes a lid and a lid sensor configured to generate a detect signal when the lid is moved from a closed position to an open position. The case further...
US20170094398 EARBUDS WITH CAPACITIVE TOUCH SENSOR  
An earbud includes a housing having a touch sensitive region at an exterior surface of the housing. A capacitive sensor insert is disposed within the housing and has metallized circuitry formed on...
US20170094397 WIRELESS EARBUDS WITH ELECTRONIC CONTACTS  
A wireless earbud includes a housing having a stem portion coupled to an ear portion. The stem portion has an electrical connector disposed on a distal end that includes first and second...
US20170094396 WIRELESS PAIRING OF EARBUDS AND CASE  
A case for a pair of wireless earbuds includes a lid and a lid sensor configured to generate a detect signal when the lid is moved from a closed position to an open position. The case further...
US20170094395 EARBUD CASE WITH WIRELESS RADIO SHUTDOWN FEATURE  
A case for a portable listening device includes a lid and a lid sensor to detect if the lid is in an open or a closed position. The case further includes circuitry configured to turn on a wireless...
US20170094394 EARBUD CASE WITH CHARGING SYSTEM  
A case for a pair of earbuds includes a housing having cavities to receive the pair of earbuds and charging circuitry that is configured to initiate charging of the pair of earbuds when an earbud...
US20170094393 EARBUD CASE WITH RECEPTACLE CONNECTOR FOR EARBUDS  
A case for a pair of earbuds includes an insert positioned within the case and configured to receive the pair of earbuds. A contact assembly is attached to the insert and includes electrical...
US20170094392 EARBUD CASE WITH CHARGING SYSTEM  
A case for a pair of earbuds includes a housing having cavities to receive the pair of earbuds and charging circuitry that is configured to initiate charging of the pair of earbuds when an earbud...
US20170094391 MAGNETIC RETENTION OF EARBUD WITHIN CAVITY  
A case for an earbud includes a receiving cavity sized and shaped to accept the earbud within the receiving cavity. The case includes one or more housing magnetic components configured to...
US20170094390 EARBUDS WITH ACOUSTIC INSERT  
An earbud includes a housing that includes a driver assembly positioned within the housing forming a front volume in front of the driver and a back volume behind the driver. An acoustic insert is...
US20170094389 Wireless Ear Buds With Proximity Sensors  
Ear buds are provided that communicate wirelessly with an electronic device. To determine the current status of the ear buds and thereby take suitable action in controlling the operation of the...
US20170094388 HEADPHONE EARTIPS WITH INTERNAL SUPPORT COMPONENTS FOR INNER EARTIP BODIES  
Headphone eartips with internal support components and methods for making the same are provided. At least one support component may provide specific amounts and types of rigidity at specific...