Entries by Zarina

New Assembly Technician: CJ Porter

Listen is excited to announce the expansion of its manufacturing team with the appointment of Chris (CJ) Porter to the position of Assembly Technician. CJ recently graduated from Wentworth Institute of Technology with a degree in Electrical Engineering. As part of his studies, CJ worked at Listen as a co-op student, so we are excited […]

New Software Engineer: Phillip Anderson

Listen’s development team is growing with the appointment of Phillip Anderson to the position of Software Engineer. In addition to strong programming skills, Phillip joins Listen with a Bachelor’s degree in Physics (Missisippi State University) and both a Masters and Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering from Boston University. Prior to joining Listen, he worked as a […]

Challenges of IoT Smart Speaker Testing

Quantitatively measuring the audio characteristics of IoT (Internet of Things) smart speakers presents several novel challenges. We discuss overcoming the practical challenges of testing such devices and demonstrate how to measure frequency response, distortion, and other common audio characteristics. In order to make these measurements, several measurement techniques and algorithms are presented that allow us […]

New Manufacturing Manager: Al Takeda

Listen is expanding and developing its manufacturing capabilities with the appointment of Al Takeda as Manufacturing Manager. He will lead the expansion of Listen’s existing manufacturing capabilities, as well as prototyping and testing new products. Al brings extensive audio manufacturing, engineering, supervisory and lab management experience to this role, having held a variety of similar […]

New Logistics Co-ordinator: Elizabeth Martin

We are excited to announce the expansion of our Admin/Logistics team with the appointment of Elizabeth Martin as Logistics Co-ordinator. Elizabeth will be the main point of contact, for both customers and reps, for all open orders. She joins Listen with several years’ experience in account management and customer service, as well as a degree […]

AES, New York, NY, Oct 18-21 2017

Listen will be exhibiting at the AES 143rd international Convention in New York on October 18-20th. We will be demonstrating our SoundCheck audio test software and our range of audio test hardware which includes interfaces for testing all modern devices such as those with bluetooth, lightning and other digital interfaces. Listen staff will also be […]

ISEAT- Shenzhen, China – Nov 4-5, 2017

We will be exhibiting at ISEAT in Shenzhen on Nov 4-5, 2107. On display will be our SoundCheck audio test system and associated hardware for testing a range of audio devices including speakers, microspeakers, headphones, microphones, smartphones, tablets and more. Listen president, Steve Temme, will also be presenting a technical paper written with Viktor Dobos […]

SoundCheck Training in San Jose, CA. Sep 25-26 2017

We are holding our popular 2 day SoundCheck training class on September 25-26 in San Jose, CA. This hands-on class covers all the major features of SoundCheck version 15, including writing sequences, test signals, analysis, distortion measurements and more. The class is a combination of presentations interspersed with hands-on exercises to ensure that you are […]