Skip Lievesy Master Class this Saturday

Skip Lievesy Master Class this Saturday

Apologies for the short notice, but if you live in or within easy striking distance of Brookly, NY, you might wish to spend this Saturday afternoon at The Media Center on John Street in the company of Skip Lievesy for a Master Class and a special screening of Gravity. Following a lunch together, Skip, who […]

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Can Gridspace make meeting notes history?

Can Gridspace make meeting notes history?

A startup by the name of Gridspace wants to change the way we conduct meetings, using speech and voice recognition, pattern recognition, natural language processing and machine learning to make hastily scribbled, transcribed notes a thing of the past. Front and centre is a small recording device called the Memo M1. It uses signals from […]

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Radiophonc Workshop starts 2014 UK tour

Radiophonc Workshop starts 2014 UK tour

The venue, the personnel and the mixture of modern and vintage (audio) technology on show was all a bit incongruous in a 2014 setting. In the opening paragraph of his review of the Radiophoc Workshop‘s recent live performance at Chichester University, the Telegraph’s Thomas H. Green describes what he sees before him as, “as if […]

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Calrec Celebrates Biggest Ever Sale

Calrec Celebrates Biggest Ever Sale

We don’t often bang on about ourselves on this site, but today we will make an exception. Recently Calrec made its biggest ever single sale, a consignment of 14 consoles to South Korean broadcaster MBC. MBC purchased a variety of consoles, from a 64 fader Apollo to a 24 fader Artemis Light, to be used […]

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Calrec Celebrates Biggest Ever Sale

Calrec Celebrates Biggest Ever Sale

We don’t often bang on about ourselves on this site, but today we will make an exception. Recently Calrec made its biggest ever single sale, a consignment of 14 consoles to South Korean broadcaster MBC. MBC purchased a variety of consoles, from a 64 fader Apollo to a 24 fader Artemis Light, to be used […]

Apr 11, 2014 17:54

Surround

Get up, get on up, to 5.1, with Penteo 4 Pro

Get up, get on up, to 5.1, with Penteo 4 Pro

The new 64-bit Penteo 4 Pro native Avid Audio eXtension (AAX) stereo to 5.1 plug-in from Perfect Surround is being demonstrated on the Avid booth at NAB in Las Vegas. It offers “exacting control over sound image placement to create high-quality, natural-sounding surround”. Penteo 4 Pro is 100-percent ITU down-mix compatible to the original stereo. […]

Apr 8, 2014 22:32

Education

MIT boffins’ work all over bar the shouting

MIT boffins’ work all over bar the shouting

In the latest edition of Wired, we learn that researchers at MIT have succeeded in identifying the cause of a problem that we all suffer from as we get older – the ability to filter out unwanted noise in crowded locations so that we can just tune into what interests us – the person we’re […]

Mar 25, 2014 20:03

Industry News

Skip Lievesy Master Class this Saturday

Skip Lievesy Master Class this Saturday

Apologies for the short notice, but if you live in or within easy striking distance of Brookly, NY, you might wish to spend this Saturday afternoon at The Media Center on John Street in the company of Skip Lievesy for a Master Class and a special screening of Gravity. Following a lunch together, Skip, who […]

Apr 17, 2014 14:28