Zerodebug has announced the release of touchAble 2, the long-awaited completely new version of its dedicated Ableton Live controller app for iPad.
touchAble 2 comes with a new Template Editor.
During the last months, the Berlin-based developers team Zerodebug have focused their efforts to create touchAble 2 the ultimate iOS control surface entirely dedicated to Ableton LIVE.
touchAble App has become increasingly popular since it has arrived on the market in september 2010, as more Live users realize the flexibility and the high level of controls and customization offered by the app; at bargain rates compared with the dedicated hardware controllers currently available. Countless artists around the globe – from bedroom producers to award winning artists – use it on stage, in their studio or while on the road.
touchAble 2 has been completely redesigned from the ground up but also compatible with all iPad generations. All the new features of version 2 are available to users running touchAble on iPad1.
Changes in touchAble 2
Live 9 Features including browser access.
Advanced Native Live Templates.
MIDI Mapping external Controller.
Countless of new features and improvements.
The touchAble 2 app is available to purchase for $24.99 USD.
Zerodebug, formerly known as AppBC, makers of the popular touchAble app, has announced d(- -)b, the first Modular DJ App for iPad.
d(- -)b delivers the full DJ experience on the iPad.
Made by the team behind touchAble, the popular controller app for Ableton Live, d(- -)b provides endless possibilities for DJs with an iPad. Its modular approach lets the app adapt to the user, not the other way around.
DJs can choose from pre-installed templates or create their own interface with up to 6 decks – on one or several pages – making it the perfect tool for any use- case.
The comprehensive in app editor makes it simple to configure your very own DJ setup. The numerous modules include everything a DJ needs, and allow for an incredible amount of flexibility and customization.
With beautiful color-coded waveforms instead of fake vinyl platters and accurate tools for both worlds of beat-matching: Grid & Sync or Pitch & Nudge – it opens the door to a whole new world of touchable DJing.
With support for Multi-Route Audio, d(- -)b turns the iPad into into a professional DJ setup – powerful, customizable, portable.
“We waited a long time for a professional DJ application for the iPad ..and ended up doing it ourselves. We are very happy to finally share this with the public.”, states Christian Blomert, head of development.
d(- -)b features
Custom browser with access to the iTunes library.
Ultra low-latency touchable waveform with spectrum color-coding.
Comprehensive in-app editor lets you create your own interfaces with up to 6 decks – on one or several pages.
Track analysis with automatic tempo and grid detection.
Manually grid tracks if the detection is off.
Stereo-Pre-Cueing: -> multi-route audio to precue tracks in stereo. Works with any class-compliant audio device via USB and the iPad Camera Connection Kit. -> split output audio to do mono monitoring.
4 cue points per deck.
3 band EQ with kill switches.
optional limiter with variable headroom
EQ Snap and EQ “Magic Triangle”.
Pitch coarse & fine faders for 10% / 1% pitch control.
Loops from 1/64th to 8 bars.
Loop roll while track keeps playing.
Listen to the dry/wet monitor signal on headphones while recording the main stereo mix – without multi-route or split-audio!
Wide range of settings make the app less restrictive, more customizable. d(- -)b is just at the beginning of its journey and will be updated regularly.
The already impressive list of planned features spans audiobus support, MIDI mappings, MIDI Clock as well as several Effects.
d(–)b is available at an introductory price of $9.99 USD from the Apple App Store (regular $16.99 USD). d(–)b officially supports the iPad 2 and up, including the iPad mini, running iOS 6 and above.