nessie nessie  /ˈnɛ si/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a large aquatic animal supposed to resemble a serpent or plesiosaur of Loch Ness in Scotland

News

  1. Briefly: Blue's Nessie now available, Yahoo! Sports for iOS updated

    First announced at this year's CES, Blue Microphones' Nessie is now available for purchase through Apple's retail and online stores. Priced at $99 the USB microphone features a built-in pop filter and shock mount that can help reduce harsh plosives and other vibrations. Nessie uses a single condenser capsule for recording audio, and provides users with three different recording modes that are ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: MacNN

  2. Blue Microphones' Nessie now available, promises enhanced sound in real time

    Blue Microphones' Nessie is now out on the market, months after we took it for a spin at this year's CES. Named after a cryptid like its older sibling the Yeti , Nessie comes with three modes -- one for raw audio, another optimized for richer vocals and one that enhances instrumental music. The company claims the USB microphone delivers studio-enhanced sound in real-time, and you don't need to ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Engadget

Quotes

  1. "Nessie is a product of the 20th century," Mr Clark said. "All we have are eye-witness accounts, fuzzy photographs, distant video footage and hoaxes."
    on Mar 6, 2007 By: Neil Clark Source: Scotsman

  2. "The Scottish government has long been interested in protecting Nessie," says Loren Coleman, who is co-author of The Field Guide to Lake Monsters, Sea Serpents, and Other Mystery Denizens of the Deep. "This just reinforces this whole notion...
    on Apr 27, 2010 By: Loren Coleman Source: Christian Science Monitor

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