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Friday January 20, 2017
23:50The Week in iOS Apps: Never-ending notebooks
New iOS apps of the weekThis weeks roundup features updates to three big note-taking apps. Read on!EvernoteImage by EvernoteTo read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here   Mac Central
21:23Apple sues Qualcomm over patent licensing and $1B in payments
A nasty spat between Apple and Qualcomm broke into public view on Friday when the smartphone maker accused the chip supplier of charging exorbitantî licensing fees for its cellular technology.Apple is asking a Southern California court to order Qualcomm to pay it nearly $1 billion that it says Qualcomm is holding back. ...   Mac Central
18:15Meitu's photo-effects app tracks users without disclosing enough
Meitu isnt new. The app, from a company of the same name, has been anime-izing peoples faces in China for several years. It just went viral in the U.S. for no apparent reason, explaining all the super-cute (kawaiiî) sparkly and smooth images of people in your social media feeds.This, in turn, quickly led to scrutiny of how it handles data. ...   Mac Central
16:39Google shutting older versions of Drive, G Suite apps
If you havent moved to the latest version of Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, or Slides, you might want to consider doing so. On April 3, Google will be shuttering older versions of these four apps, so users who rely on them will need to upgrade to ensure uninterrupted service and syncing.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here   Mac Central
14:35How to watch Donald Trump's presidential inauguration live online for...
Depending on your point of view today may be the greatest day in the last eight years, or the beginning of the dark times.î Whatever your political persuasion, Donald Trumps presidential inauguration is something many of us wouldnt want to miss. As youd expect the inauguration will be carried on all the major networks including ABC, CBS, and NBC. ...   Mac Central
Thursday January 19, 2017
21:55Apple Pencil 2 might be coming this spring, along with a new 10.5-inch ...
The new Apple Pencil could work on your iPad, your iPhone, and even on your new MacBook Pro.Apple will reportedly unveil the Apple Pencil 2 in March, alongside a new 10.5-inch iPad Pro, according to Chinese websiteWei Feng. The Apple Pencil was first introduced in late 2015, and there hasnt been an iPad Pro update since March 2016, when Apple unveiled the 9.7-inch model. ...   Mac Central
17:05Nintendo's Fire Emblem Heroes looks sharp, but will it survive the...
Were pretty big fans of Super Mario Run, but a lot of iPhone and iPad players have grumbled about the premium pricing structure. Well, theyll have a chance to see how Nintendo approaches a free-to-play gaming model pretty soon, as Fire Emblem Heroes was officially revealed on Wednesdayand its coming out in just two weeks, on February 2. ...   Mac Central
15:24EU antitrust regulators praise audiobooks deal from Apple, Amazon
Antitrust regulators from the European Union have welcomed an agreement between Apple and Amazon to end exclusivity deals for audiobooks.The agreement between Apple and Amazon and its Audible service to remove the exclusivity obligations allows Audible to supply its downloadable audiobooks to third-party platforms beyond iTunes, the European Commission said Thursday. ...   Mac Central
15:20China Oceanwide, IDG Capital agree to acquire IDG, publisher of...
China Oceanwide Holdings Group and China-based IDG Capital have agreed to acquire tech journalism pioneer International Data Group, publisher of PCWorld, Computerworld, and hundreds of other tech publications worldwide. Tech analyst firm IDC and venture capital firmIDG Ventures are included in the deal, announced Thursday. ...   Mac Central
13:29Mac, Linux malware discovered targeting biomedical research
A Mac malware thats been spying on biomedical research centers may have been circulating undetected for years, according to new research.Antivirus vendor Malwarebytes uncovered the malicious code, after an IT administrator spotted unusual network traffic coming from an infected Mac. ...   Mac Central
13:27LinkedIn's redesigned website isn't a cluttered mess anymore
LinkedIns desktop interface is getting a fresh coat of paint. The professional social network unveiled Thursday the largest overhaul to the desktop version of its website since the service launched.The redesign is all about bringing changes from the companys mobile app to its desktop experience, according to Chris Pruitt, LinkedIns director of engineering. ...   Mac Central
Wednesday January 18, 2017
22:40Apple updates GarageBand and Logic Pro X with iCloud File Sharing and...
Apple has made its music editing software more robust.On Wednesday, Apple updated GarageBand for iOS and Pro Logic X for macOS, giving users the ability to share projects between the two music editing apps via iCloud File Sharing. This means that users can record music and share the recordings over the cloud to be edited in either app. ...   Mac Central
14:00The Week in iOS Accessories: Cool cases
The week's best accessories Image by IDGThis week we include the best new cases in our roundup. See new offerings from Twelve South, elago, and more. Read on!elagoImage by ElagoTo read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here   Mac Central
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Friday January 20, 2017
16:26Audiofier releases SEQui2R EX for Kontakt 5.5
Audiofier has released SEQui2R EX, which includes all Sequi2r 1.2 Factory Sounds, all expansions (1, 2 and 3) plus the new Expansion 4 Fingers and plectrums. SEQui2R EX's engine has been updated [Read More]   KVR Audio
16:06Tek'it Audio releases "EQF8" & "EQP8" Parametric ...
Tek'it Audio has released EQF8 and EQP8 parametric equalizer plugins for VST2, VST3 and Audio Unit plug-in formats. These EQs offer 8-band for mixing, mastering and sound design. They have been [Read More]   KVR Audio
15:57Boz Digital Labs releases "Transgressor" Drum Manipulation Plug-in for...
Boz Digital Labs has released Transgressor, which is described as 'the ultimate drum manipulation plugin'. With Transgressor, you will no longer be limited by the sound of your drums. From subtle [Read More]   KVR Audio
15:33iZ Technology Corp announces iZ Session DAW for Windows
iZ Technology Corp has announced iZ Session, a new DAW software for Windows 8.1+ offering users the chance to have the same performance and ease of use they have come to expect from iZ's Radar [Read More]   KVR Audio
15:25Soundtoys updates plug-ins to v5.2
Soundtoys 5.2 is a free update for all version 5 product owners. Their latest plug-in, EchoBoy Jr., is now a part of Soundtoys 5 and the Effect Rack. In addition, customers who own an individual [Read More]   KVR Audio
14:07Harrison announces Mixbus v4.0
Harrison has announced the upcoming version 4.0 release of Mixbus, featuring Harrison's latest-generation 'True Analog Mixing' engine, which has been updated with new features including a stereo [Read More]   KVR Audio
13:47AAX support available for all Black Rooster Audio Plug-ins
All Black Rooster Audio plug-ins finally support the AAX native format and can now be run in Pro Tools 10 or newer. Black Rooster Audio is offering a 25% discount for all AAX users that missed [Read More]   KVR Audio
09:33Line 6 announces Echo Farm 3.0 64-Bit AAX Native Plug-in
Line 6 has announced version 3.0 of the Echo Farm plug-in, offering a legendary collection of vintage echo and delay effects in an updated 64-bit AAX Native format for Pro Tools 11 and higher. [Read More]   KVR Audio
09:32Plugin Alliance and Brainworx announce bx_subsynth
Plugin Alliance and Brainworx have announced bx_subsynth, a massive digital makeover of the legendary dbx 120XP Subharmonic Synthesizer. At the heart of bx_subsynth lies a meticulous model of [Read More]   KVR Audio
08:44Line 6 announces Helix Native Guitar Amp and Effects Modeling Plug-in
Line 6 has announced Helix Native, a software guitar processor that offers exactly the same authentic amp and effects modeling as the original Helix, introduced in 2015, in a plug-in format. [Read More]   KVR Audio
08:13Plugin Alliance and Black Box Analog Design announce HG-2...
Plugin Alliance and Black Box Analog Design have announced HG-2, a tube-emulation plugin and the companies' first collaboration. A turbo-charged digital version of Black Box's high-end analog [Read More]   KVR Audio
07:37Pulsesetter-Sounds releases Pulsor - Zebra2 Soundset for Film and...
Pulsesetter-Sounds has released Pulsor, which contains 268 patches for cinematic and video game scoring for u-he's Zebra2 synth. This soundset provides modern edge sounds in a composer-friendly [Read More]   KVR Audio
Thursday January 19, 2017
23:01Apple updates Final Cut Pro X to v10.3.2
Apple has updated Final Cut Pro X to v10.3.2. Changes: Ability to add custom folders of audio files to the Sound Effects browser. Using ripple delete on audio-only clips no longer disables the [Read More]   KVR Audio
21:38Media Overkill announces Waverazor Synth for Mac, Win & Lin AAX, AU &...
Media Overkill has announced Waverazor, a futuristic synth that slices waveforms into aggressive new sounds. The patent-pending oscillator design utilizes an entirely new form of synthesis to [Read More]   KVR Audio
21:27Acoustica announces Mixcraft 8 - incl. VST3 Support
Acoustica has announced and major new version of Mixcraft. Mixcraft 8 is driven by a new, lightning-fast sound engine, featuring advanced audio and MIDI routing, native sidechaining, and Audio [Read More]   KVR Audio
21:24Focusrite Red 8Pre Now Available
At NAMM, Focusrite (booth 6464) has announced that the pinnacle of its interface range, the Red 8Pre, has been released. With 64 inputs and 64 outputs (including a total of 16 analog inputs and [Read More]   KVR Audio
21:03Pioneer announces Toraiz AS-1 Synth (based on DSI Prophet-6)
Pioneer has announced AS-1, the second musical instrument in their Toraiz range, a monophonic analog synthesizer. Its intuitive controls include parameter knobs that let you make both subtle [Read More]   KVR Audio
20:49Kazrog announces Thermionik Modern Classics III, Overdrive Legends I...
Kazrog has announced the forthcoming release of Thermionik Modern Classics III and Overdrive Legends I bundles, available for pre-order today. The plugins are expected to be released in early [Read More]   KVR Audio
20:38Slate Digital announces Virtual Recording Studio
Slate Digital has announced the Virtual Recording Studio - a suite of hardware and software products working together to create an entire audio ecosystem. Watch the Keynote Video to learn all [Read More]   KVR Audio
20:26Spectrasonics releases "Keyscape Creative" Library - 1200 Omnisphere...
Spectrasonics has released the new 'Keyscape Creative' library, a collection of over 1200 Omnisphere patches specially designed for users who also have Keyscape. The vast new library was produced [Read More]   KVR Audio
20:09Kemper releases Profiler OS 5.1 (Public Beta) and Rig Manager Software ...
Kemper has announced Version 2.0 of the Rig Manager software librarian for the Kemper Profiler introducing Rig Pack support. It's available as a free download from the Kemper website. Kemper [Read More]   KVR Audio
19:51Teenage Engineering announces "PO-32 tonic" Drum & Percussion Synth
Teenage Engineering has announced Pocket Operator PO-32 tonic, a powerful drum- and percussion synthesizer a result of a fruitful collaboration with Magnus of Sonic Charge, creator of many audio [Read More]   KVR Audio
19:35ROLI launches versatile Dashboard application to extend power of BLOCKS
BLOCKS extends its reach as a customizable music creation system today, as ROLI unveils a BLOCKS Dashboard that enables easy integration with a wide range of popular software programs including [Read More]   KVR Audio
19:25Waves Audio announces Dugan Speech Automixer Plug-in
At the NAMM Show 2017, Waves Audio (booth 6620) has announced the Dugan Speech plugin, the new official software version of the Dugan automixer for automatic control of multiple mic gains, designed [Read More]   KVR Audio
19:15nuVibrations updates nuSpin Image-Scanning Synthesizer to v1.045
nuVibrations has announced an upgrade to their software synthesizer nuSpin. Version 1.045 now ships with 250 presets 186 built in wave tables, and an easier to use bank loading interface. Other [Read More]   KVR Audio
15:59It Might Get Loud Productions releases KVLT Drums Plug-in
In November 2016 It Might Get Loud Productions released a Kontakt library called KVLT Drums, now they've released a plug-in version. KVLT Drums is a drum library designed for lo-fi metal and [Read More]   KVR Audio
15:37Accusonus announces ERA-N - One-Knob Denoising Plug-in
Accusonus has announced ERA-N, a one-knob plugin that offers precision-grade denoising and automatic audio repair without compromising audio quality. Based on the multi-patented accusonus noise [Read More]   KVR Audio
15:10Applied Acoustics Systems announces "Objeq Delay" Effect Processor for...
Applied Acoustics Systems has announced the upcoming release of Objeq Delay, an all-new effect processor. Objeq Delay is a creative effect plug-in combining acoustic filtering with a clever delay [Read More]   KVR Audio
15:03Steinberg announces HALion 6, HALion Sonic 3 and Absolute 3 at Winter...
Steinberg Media Technologies has announced the forthcoming releases of its VST sampler and sound creation system, HALion 6, the VST workstation, HALion Sonic 3, and Absolute 3, a collection [Read More]   KVR Audio
14:34Overloud releases Comp76 - FET compressor Plug-in
Overloud has announced the release of Comp76, a simulation of a legendary FET compressor. Comp76 goes beyond the mere simulation of the original unit, by adding features not available in the [Read More]   KVR Audio
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Sunday January 22, 2017
09:15N-Track releases n-Track Tuner free: tune your guitar,bass,ukulele...
iPhone, iPad / Tools / Tuners: Tune your guitar, bass or other instrument with n-Track Tuner. Just put your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad next to your instrument and play each string, the tuner will automatically recognize the note you're playing and tell you wether you need to lower (green bar) or...   440Software
07:35Rodrigo Kolb releases Real Drum - The best drums simulator v5.5
iPhone, iPad / Instruments / Drums: REAL DRUM is a free application for iOS that simulates a real drum on your device. To play it, just drumming your fingers on the pads of the drums and the sound is played simultaneously. A fun, light and easy to use application. Ideal for those who want to study...   440Software
05:54Ear Machine releases EarMachine v1.2.1
iPhone, iPad / Misc / Unclassifiable: EarMachine is an app that makes it easy to listen to the sounds that you want to hear. Those sounds can be picked up by the microphone in your phone or earbuds, and can be played from your music library! EarMachine is helpful in situations ranging from talking...   440Software
02:33Grant Damron releases PaulaSynth v2.0.2
iPhone, iPad / Instruments / Others: PaulaSynth is a simple synthesizer in your pocket. With six synthesizer sounds and and eleven scales built in, make music any time, anywhere. Play super fast melodies, or turn on polyphony to play chords. Play a screaming 8-bit solo or tune the instrument...   440Software
00:52Novation releases Novation Launchpad - Make & Remix Music v5.6
iPhone, iPad / Tools / Controllers: Want to make and remix music? If you love electronic music, youâââll love Launchpad. Enter an inspiring world of music creation and remixing on your iPhone & iPad. Launchpad is the number-one app for making and remixing electronic music. The new real-time...   440Software
Saturday January 21, 2017
21:31Mathieu Routhier releases Suggester v5.1
iPhone, iPad / Education / Chords and Scales: Suggester is a tool to assist in the creation of songs and chord progressions. This app will help you find chords that work together. It is efficient and fun; use it to build musical phrases that will carry emotion through tension and release....   440Software
17:03WEI JEN TU releases Ear Training Grade 2 v1.0.5
iPhone, iPad / Education / Games, Ear Trainig: Aural sense is the basic capability for music training. However, many music students usually ignore its importance. It's also very difficult for music teachers to cover all aspects in classroom. In order to solve this problem, the Ear Training Grade...   440Software
13:07MobileTutor.org releases Fretuoso - Bass Edition v6.0
iPhone, iPad / Education / Training: An educational game to learn the location of notes on the fretboard of the bass guitar. Eleven instruments are available, including guitars (acoustic and electric), mandolin, ukulele and banjo. You are presented with a random note on the fretboard, and are...   440Software
09:11CASIO COMPUTER CO., LTD. releases Chordana Tap v1.1.4
iPhone, iPad / Education / Chords and Scales: ãâ?Operating requirementsãââ iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPhone5s, iPhone5c iPod touch (5th generation) iPad2, iPad (3rd generation), iPad (4thgeneration),iPad mini ââ»iOS 6.0 or later required. *Important* ・To use iTunes in the...   440Software
08:34Apple releases Logic Pro v10.3
Mac, Pc / Audio Production / Sequencers: Digital Audio Workstation. Logic Pro X 10.3 release notes   440Software
08:32VSTForx releases VSTForx v1.0.72
Mac, Pc / Audio Production / Plug-ins & effects: Effect network creation tool. This new update implements preset file handling for plugins and fixes some minor bugs.   440Software
07:38Mono.casual releases Giada v0.13.2
Mac, Pc / Audio Production / Loopers: Looper. MIDI learn for plugins parameters Toggle hidden files in File Browser Fix broken compilation when build without VST support Make sure PluginChooser window has a sane size Decouple Recorder from any global variable Better source code organization...   440Software
05:15Novation releases Blocs Wave - Make & Record Music v10.2
iPhone, iPad / Portable Studio / MultiTracks: Blocs Wave is a powerful and beautifully designed music app for making and recording new music quickly. For songwriters and electronic music makers alike, it is an on-the-move portable music studio. Start new musical ideas by discovering new sounds...   440Software
Friday January 20, 2017
16:43Spoonjack releases iBone - the Pocket Trombone v1.5.6
iPhone, iPad / Instruments / Winds: NOW ON SALE!- Winner of the 'Best Musical Instrument App' in the Best App Ever Awards and iTunes Rewind pick. Not just a tool for trombonists, anyone can play iBone shows you how!'...a great tool for trombonists...' Robin Eubanks, Trombonist with EB3, Dave...   440Software
14:35Bit Shape releases TC-Data v2.0.1
iPhone, iPad / Tools / Controllers: TC-Data is a MIDI and OSC (Open Sound Control) controller that sends messages to other apps and hardware. The app has over 300 multi-touch and device motion controllers and triggers which can be assigned to any MIDI or OSC message output. TC-Data is not a...   440Software
12:27Sal Caruso Design releases Keys-Chords v1.9
iPhone, iPad / Education / Chords and Scales: Keys-Chords will help music students, musicians, vocalist and music aficionados understand the relationship between Keys and Chords in the Major music keys. It is an ideal app for musicians who play the Guitar, Piano, Base or any instrument that can...   440Software
10:19Hyon Seo releases Bach, J. S. Well-Tempered Clavier Book II v2.1.3
iPhone, iPad / Education / Sheet Music & Tablatures: Tired of carrying heavy scores or seeing ugly scanned PDF music sheets on your iPad? Pelsonareâââs edition of J. S. Bach Well-Tempered Clavier Book II is a complete collection of scores and music from the historic masterpiece, released at...   440Software
08:11Rolfs Apps releases Guitar Interval Ear Trainer v4.6
iPhone, iPad / Education / Training: One of the first steps in ear training is recognizing intervals. Knowing what the distance is between two notes. Because every melody, chord or scale consists of a series of intervals, this is a very useful and also fundamental skill in music. This app helps...   440Software
06:03Eun Jae Lee releases Circle of 5ths Master HD, 3rd Edition v11.3.2
iPhone, iPad / Education / Chords and Scales: Circle of 5ths is essential for all kinds of music. It is absolutely important for musicians to have a basic understanding of how the perfect 5th and intervals work in music. If the interval of 5th (P5) goes further up or down from the key of C# (7...   440Software
03:55Ross Flint releases Chordex v1.1.1
iPhone, iPad / Education / Chords and Scales: Chordex places a wealth of musical chord theory at your fingertips. It offers two modes of operation. In the first, you can select a chord and the app will list the notes in that chord, telling you both their names and their degree on the scale. You...   440Software
01:48Yongerp releases Midi Enabled - Virtual Midi Output v1.9
iPhone, iPad / Tools / Controllers: Turn your acoustic instrument into MIDI controller. Most of the world musical instruments are analog. And MIDI guitar, violin and flute are very expensive. MIDI Enabled app quickly adds MIDI feature to your musical instrument and open a world of digital music...   440Software
Thursday January 19, 2017
23:40Secret Base Design releases Aleph Looper v2.0
iPhone, iPad / Instruments / Others: Aleph Looper is the iPhone version of Infinite Looper (which is universal). If you find the app useful, but need the space an iPad provides, you can upgrade to the full version using the specially priced bundle. https://youtu.be/7UTYaOUfY8k...   440Software
18:22Exact Editions Ltd releases Opera Magazine v10.0.2
iPhone, iPad / Misc / Unclassifiable: Recently described (in The Daily Telegraph) as ââ˜the bible of the industryâââ, OPERA has been the worldâââs leading commentator on the lyric stage for almost 60 years. The free Opera application includes access to selected pages from the...   440Software
15:45Karl Danassy releases ChoiceOfKey v2.0
iPhone, iPad / Education / Chords and Scales: (When not found on iPad, set 'iPhone only' in top left corner) Listen to the Well Tempered Hurdy Gurdy The music robot of ChoiceOfKey is like a hurdy gurdy: it can play randomly selected performances in an endless...   440Software
10:30Hopefully Useful Software releases EasyBeats 3 Pro Drum Machine v3.11
iPhone, iPad / Instruments / Rythme Mach. & Loops: Nothing Beats Easy! Especially when this PRO version includes all of LE's un-lockable sound kits and the ability to import your own! No need to spend hundreds on a hardware MPC. EasyBeats is built from the ground up to be the quickest and easiest...   440Software
07:52TC Electronic releases PolyTune v2.0.0
iPhone, iPad / Tools / Tuners: It's the most powerful tool you've ever had in your pants! You know... for tuning. That said, this is one of those nuggets on the App store you cannot afford to miss if you value being in tune and you take your smartphone with you when you go places. Yes to both?...   440Software
05:15Apptrax releases Indo Tabla v1.1
iPhone, iPad / Instruments / Percussions: No one resists rhythm of Arabian drums or charm of Indian drums. So we tried to mix the beauty of Arabian drums rhythm with the charm of Indian drums, and the result was this irresistible App. You can also enjoy our new Inter-App Audio features and make...   440Software
02:37Apptrax releases Crazy Darabuka v1.1
iPhone, iPad / Instruments / Percussions: âDarabukaâ is a single head Membranophone with a goblet shaped body used mostly in the Middle East, North Africa, and Eastern Europe. In an attempt to rediscover and reintroduce âDarabukaâ, we developed this App, âCrazy...   440Software
00:00Apptrax releases Crazy Bongos v1.1
iPhone, iPad / Instruments / Percussions: ââœBongosââ? are an Afro-Cuban percussion instrument consisting of a pair of small open bottomed drums of different sizes. In an attempt to rediscover and reintroduce the ââœBongosââ?, we developed this App using the latest technology in...   440Software
Wednesday January 18, 2017
16:43ROLI Ltd. releases NOISE v2.2.2
iPhone, iPad / Instruments / Synthesizers: NOISE is a powerful modular music app that lets you make music in minutes, whether youâââre a beginner or a pro musician. Using simple, easy-to-learn gestures, you can create beats, melodies and songs with a huge library of sounds. NOISE was...   440Software
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