Toontrack now shipping NY Studio Legacy Series Vol. 2

Toontrack has announced it is now shipping NY Studio Legacy Series Vol. 2, the first SDX expansion pack for Superior Drummer 2.0. Toontrack Music are delighted to announce the worldwide shipping of the very first SDX … read more

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Short links for December 4th, 2008

Some interesting things I found recently: # Califaudio: Open Reel Ensemble – Califaudio posts about the Open Reel Ensemble: scratching 4 reel-to-reel analog tape recorders to make some really cool music. They hook up a … read more

Short links for October 8th, 2008

Some interesting things I found recently: # Hardsamples.com/samplestation.net Contest – Win some Hardsamples Packs in this music production contest for hardstyle and hardcore producers. # arduinoboy – Arduinoboy is software for the Arduino hardware platform … read more

Short links for September 10th, 2008

Some interesting things I found on September 10th, 2008: # minitek electronic music festival here it finally is: new york’s electronic music + innovation festival! minitek is going to be slightly different from other festivals … read more

Short links for June 9th, 2008

Some interesting things I found on June 9th, 2008: # Intua BeatMaker The first music creation studio for the iPhone and iPod Touch BeatMaker introduces a new generation of mobile instruments and music creation software. … read more

Big Fish Audio releases Straight Outta NYC

Big Fish Audio has released Straight Outta NYC, a sample library featuring East Coast Hip Hop sounds. The heart of East Coast Hip Hop resides in one place: New York City. Straight Outta NYC is … read more

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CineSamples releases free Jam Buckets

CineSamples has released Jam Buckets, a free sample library for Kontakt 2.2 or higher. Jam Buckets features samples of New York Street Buckets. Visit CineSamples for more information and a link to download Jam Buckets. … read more

Short links for October 2nd, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on October 2nd, 2007: 40+ Media Players That Aren’t iTunes – Mashable lists over 40 players for those who don’t want to use iTunes. McLaggan Smith Mugs – … read more

Moogfest 2007

Moogfest is the annual festival honoring Robert Moog and his groundbreaking achievements. B.B. King’s Blues Club in New York City will once again open its doors to Moogfest, the annual festival commemorating and celebrating the … read more

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$225,000 for a packing lot… errr parking space!

It’s getting a bit crowded where I live, and real estate is beginning to look pretty much out of reach for young people with an average income. It could always be worse though… Cynthia Habberstad, … read more

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EveryScape: a realistic 3D view of streetscapes and public places

EveryScape is a new service set to launch this fall that presents a realistic 3D view of streetscapes and public places by putting together information from 2D photos. EveryScape – Union Square (San Francisco) EveryScape … read more

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Google Maps adds Street View

Google Maps has introduced a new feature, Street View. In certain locations, you can view and navigate within street-level imagery. All you have to do is drag the little yellow guy to the place you … read more

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Kick Map Comparison: a better NYC subway map

Kick Design created a new design for the NYC subway map. Comparison of the original 1979 Hertz map and Kick Design’s proposal (click to enlarge) Manuel Lima, author of visualcomplexity.com wrote: “Eddie Jabbour, Creative Director … read more

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NYC is dirty!

I’ve been in NYC a few times and I remember seeing quite some buidlings looking like they had some fire/smoke damage. Fire damage or dirt? Maybe it’s just dirt! Check this cool picture by Trevor … read more

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The New York City Journals: NYC in SimCity

In July 2006, some guy called Elliot started the New York City Journal blog, a place where you can find news and updates about Elliot’s project of creating a 3D replica of the Big Apple. … read more

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Slo-Mo Home Depot

Improv Everywhere got 225 people to go to a Home Depot in Manhattan and do everything in slow motion, regular motion and standing still in their Slo-Mo Home Depot mission. From Improv Everywhere: After everyone … read more

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joe’s nyc photoblog

joe’s nyc is the photoblog of Joseph O. Holmes. It currently contains more than 800 photos of new york city (and occasionally elsewhere). Joe’s work shows great talent and his shots which feature mostly street … read more

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