I see SoundPrism as knowledge poured into a dynamic interface that enables users...– Sebastian Dittmann, CEO of Audanika
How to play scales and change keys in the...
SoundPrism was released for the iPad a few days ago, and of course I bought it right away. The app presents a novel new interface to music creation that will both be a great learning aid for budding musicians, a fun tinkering device for hobbyists, and quite possibly a useful musical instrument for experienced musicians. Sebastian Dittmann, one of the creators of SoundPrism, notes in the...
How to create an App Store wishlist
There is a fundamental difference between Amazon and Apple’s online stores. Even though they both employ one-click-to-buy functionality to entice impulse shoppers, Amazon knows that they are dealing with a wide variety of products and price points and therefore allow users to bookmark products on a wishlist for later purchasing. Apple’s iTunes and App Stores have no such...
When I was a teenager, I visited the original Motown records studios, in a...– Positive Ape Index
Separating the corn from the chaff is where the rubber meets the road.– Javalobby
Kindle the bonfire on which we'll torch DRM
So Gruber lists the reasons why he thinks Amazon’s Kindle is going to flop, mostly having to do with its lame-ass last-century DRM restrictions (for those in a hurry, he posted an executive summary on Twitter). Let me add a few non-DRM points to that: Man, that’s a big and fugly baby! I know you can’t say that to someone who has actually had a real baby, regardless of its...
Top 3 installs on a new Mac
A friend of mine just bought his first Mac today, a MacBook Pro. I just sent him a short list of what I would suggest installing on it first (after taking the time to play around with Leopard, naturally). So why don’t we start with that here as well: Quicksilver TextMate Google Notifier + Growl + Gmail+Growl