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The Sound of the Metropolis

Each metropolis on the planet has a novel sound. On Sonicity that distinctive sound is generated by every metropolis’s map. Choose a metropolis on Sonicity (presently restricted to 10 world cities) and you’ll hearken to its map being performed by numerous devices. 

To be trustworthy I don’t know what’s going on right here. The one data that Sonicity gives is that ‘Every metropolis has its personal distinctive geographical information. These datasets create distinct sounds and patterns that provide a brand new solution to expertise the information.’

Once you ‘play’ a metropolis’s tune on Sonicity elements of the map are highlighted every time a word sounds. My guess is that the latitude and longitude coordinates are getting used someway to find out the word and pitch being performed for every part of the map. With none extra detailed rationalization the sounds and patterns might very nicely ‘provide a brand new solution to expertise the information’ however they actually do not assist us perceive that information in any significant manner.

I a lot want Ohio is a Piano, which not solely comes with an in depth rationalization but additionally lets you create tunes from totally different datasets on the identical map. Ohio is a Piano is even able to taking part in a recognizable tune.

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