Physics defines sound as a vibration produced in nature by humans, animals, objects, etc., that propagates as an acoustic wave through the air or other medium ( glass, water).
The intensity of a sound, is measure in decibels (dB), in honor of Alexander Bell, who invented the audiometer and the telephone.
On a computer, sounds can be produced with dedicated software, usually for creating music or special effects. Each computer can also play music from various sources such as the Internet.
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If you want to discover more about how to create or edit various music types on your computer, visit our dedicated Audio Software section.