Synthesis

09.26.12
Fabricated: Scientists develop method to synthesize the sound of clothing for animations (video)
09.26.12

Fabricated: Scientists develop method to synthesize the sound of clothing for animations (video)

Developments in CGI and animatronics might be getting alarmingly realistic, but the audio that goe...

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07.28.12
Mountain Lion 101: Updated high-quality voice synthesis
07.28.12

Mountain Lion 101: Updated high-quality voice synthesis

Most of the speech hubbub around Mountain Lion has centered on the OS's marquee Dictation feature...

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07.07.12
The Mog Log: Final Fantasy XIV's baroque crafting
07.07.12

The Mog Log: Final Fantasy XIV's baroque crafting

If you liked absolutely nothing else about the launch of Final Fantasy XIV, you have to admit tha...

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05.16.11
Rock the electronic with SynthTronica for iPad
05.16.11

Rock the electronic with SynthTronica for iPad

SynthTronica is a new synthesizer app for iPad that provides some seriously cool audio modeling...

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10.29.10
More information on crafting in Final Fantasy XIV
10.29.10

More information on crafting in Final Fantasy XIV

Final Fantasy XIV's crafting system is rich with detail, requiring a fair bit of knowledge from pla...

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10.16.10
The Mog Log: World of Craft-craft
10.16.10

The Mog Log: World of Craft-craft

Crafting is optional in Final Fantasy XIV, but that word doesn't mean what it usually means in game...

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01.21.10
Dave Smith's Mopho keyboard prototype wows analog fanboys at NAMM (video)
01.21.10

Dave Smith's Mopho keyboard prototype wows analog fanboys at NAMM (video)

Dave Smith's name is as revered in the synth business as those of Tom Oberheim and "Handsome Ron" C...

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11.06.09
Details on Final Fantasy XI's new Synergy system
11.06.09

Details on Final Fantasy XI's new Synergy system

We've been seeing a great deal of news and information coming out from Final Fantasy XI -- which pro...

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10.20.09
Crafting in Final Fantasy XI: A few tips to achieving success
10.20.09

Crafting in Final Fantasy XI: A few tips to achieving success

Most games give crafters the shaft. There's no real art to pushing a button and having an item pop...

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