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I’m a sucker for hype, the mpd24 is disappointing (so far)

( Gear andMusic )

-update- I called tech support and they helped me get it working again. The firmware is updated and the lag is gone. I’m still not sure if it’s better than my midi keyboard though for drumming. I will do a comparison soon. I’m really disappointed with the mpd24 and I apologize for the raving review […]

holy amazing – multi-user electro-acoustic music instrument with a tabletop tangible user interface

Wow, this is really, really amazing. It’s a touch sensitive glowing video musical instrument / programming language. You use tangible objects to control synths, control values, pulses, and more. I don’t even know how the table recognizes which object is where, what rotation, and what orientation it’s in. You can rotate to control frequency or […]

Pi time

( Math )

Do you ever think about how before it’s 3:15 it has to be 3:14 and 15 seconds, and before it can be 3:14:15 it has to be 3:14:15 and 92 milliseconds, and before it can be 3:14:1592 it has to be 3:14:159265358979323846264338327950288419716939937510582097494459230781640628620899862803482534211706798214808651328230664709384460955058223172535940812848111745028410270193… Each number to the left needs to wait for the one to the […]