Aug 13, 2014 - Cambridge based Arcam announces rDock-uni - The UN-Wireless Digital Lightning Dock DAC for iOS devices. The device allows the highest quality and easiest connection to any AV or Hi-Fi and allows music lovers to listen at a quality level that no other dock can achieve. Just like the Automatic Watch not needing batteries, a fixed iDock will surprise many people by needing no form of wireless at all and by delivering the very best sound it is possible to get from an iPhone/Pad/Pod.
Nov 07, 2013 - UK based Essency Limited releases GunSonics! Hearing Protector App for iPhone. This unique app allows shooters to hear and talk naturally on the range or in the field, without risking hearing damage. GunSonics! is so smooth that you can hear conversations and range commands over gunshots, clearly with no drop out or stuttering. GunSonics! harnesses the huge computing power of an iPhone, to deliver a groundbreaking app that sets a new standard for safety in electronic ear protection.
Jul 17, 2013 - UK iPhone app developer Essency Limited, has announced V2.9.1 of Awareness!(R) The Headphone App. The innovative 'listening' street safety app was launched to tackle the growing problem of accidents caused by pedestrians wearing headphones and is nearing 250k downloads. V2.9.1 is the best version yet of the app with the audio-core totally rewritten to provide a massive boost in microphone volume, allowing users to hear warnings over even the loudest music.
May 16, 2012 - The Rockford App, already a best-seller for iPhone, is a funny, sad, psychedelic, spellbinding and thought provoking 21st Century musical eco-adventure (phew!) that amuses, enthralls and educates children of all ages. Made on a Mac in an attic in Barnet, London, now for iPad with the hour long Part One as a Free APP. Rockford is one of the most popular children's audio-video books in the world, has over 2 Million downloads/streams from the Rockford website and is used at 30,000+ Schools.
May 16, 2012 - Hi-Fi pioneers and digital gurus Arcam of Cambridge UK, introduce the Arcam rPAC, a USB, bus powered DAC and headphone amplifier designed to dramatically improve the audio performance of PC and MAC computers. Designed for music lovers everywhere, the rPAC is ideal for the home, office or on the road. It is designed and produced by Arcam, one of the world's most prestigious audio engineering companies with over thirty years of experience in high-end Hi-Fi and AV.
Dec 30, 2011 - UK iPhone app developer Essency Limited has announced that V2.4 of Awareness! The Headphone App will be free for 2 days. Normally not a free app, the app is now Free until the 1st of January 2012. Awareness! is a unique app that allows headphone users to hear what's going on around them while listening to music (or any other audio) on iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. With Awareness! you can hear when the person next to you talks, or if out walking or cycling, when a car or truck blows its horn.
Jan 28, 2011 - Awareness! is an innovative app for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad that picks up environmental sounds with the iPhone microphone and plays it into headphones simultaneously with music, allowing users to keep their wits about them while wearing headphones. It provides a tech solution to planned Anti-iPod legislation as US lawmakers take aim at 'distracted pedestrians,' concerned at recent statistics showing pedestrian fatalities on the increase for the first time in 4 years.
Sep 27, 2010 - Special Price Drop Week - Everyone needs Awareness The Headphone App, so essency is running a special price drop week from Sept 27 to Oct 4. Awareness uses the built-in microphone on the iPhone and iPod touch to allow users to listen to their music with complete peace of mind, knowing that important sounds like, warnings, shouts, sirens, alarms or conversations won't be missed. Users can set precisely the amount and type of external sound they want delivered into their headphone mix.
Sep 20, 2010 - essency today announces Awareness! The Headphone App 1.1 for iOS. Awareness allows users to listen to their music with complete peace of mind, knowing that important sounds won't be missed. It uses the built-in microphone on the iPhone and iPod touch to make headphones better and more practical to use. Users can hear whats going on around them, while they're listening to music and they can set precisely the amount and type of external sound they want delivered into their headphone mix.