Hack,music

12.03.14
Hacked hearing aids produce stellar ambient tunes from WiFi signals
12.03.14

Hacked hearing aids produce stellar ambient tunes from WiFi signals

What if we could hear the numerous invisible data frequencies that swirl around us every day? That...

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11.10.14
Making music in a Kinect-powered sandbox (video)
11.10.14

Making music in a Kinect-powered sandbox (video)

Tucked away under a tent at Expand 2014 was perhaps the coolest exhibition on the show floor: Sand...

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08.30.13
Nine Inch Nails puts Kinect, various other gadgets to use on festival tour
08.30.13

Nine Inch Nails puts Kinect, various other gadgets to use on festival tour

It's no secret that Nine Inch Nails' frontman Trent Reznor likes to do things a bit differently. H...

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10.28.12
Invisible's 'The New Obsolete' showcases self-constructed instruments, touts a typewriter-driven piano (video)
10.28.12

Invisible's 'The New Obsolete' showcases self-constructed instruments, touts a typewriter-driven piano (video)

If you're hip to repurposing old tech for new inventions, Invisible is right up your alley. The Gr...

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04.09.12
Conductor controls Aussie pipe organ through MIDI and Kinect, explains how he did it (video)
04.09.12

Conductor controls Aussie pipe organ through MIDI and Kinect, explains how he did it (video)

Doing a little desktop DJing with Kinect and a MIDI device is nothing new, but last year a man with...

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01.11.12
A spreadsheet based music tracker: get ready to rock your accounts (video)
01.11.12

A spreadsheet based music tracker: get ready to rock your accounts (video)

Art and geekery: two sides of the same coin. A fact wonderfully demonstrated by this spiffy sprea...

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11.29.11
Developer teases voice control of Zune, using PC and Windows Phone (video)
11.29.11

Developer teases voice control of Zune, using PC and Windows Phone (video)

The great thinkers of the world have long known a secret that we're now happy to disclose: it's n...

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11.19.11
How-to: use Google Music from anywhere (yes, outside of the United States)
11.19.11

How-to: use Google Music from anywhere (yes, outside of the United States)

Now that Google Music has finally clawed its way out of the realm of beta-ware, anybody in the US...

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11.10.11
Kinect BeatWheel hack makes you do the windmill
11.10.11

Kinect BeatWheel hack makes you do the windmill

Running out of avant garde ways of making music? Then perhaps this BeatWheel hack for Kinect, mad...

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