Sound

05.03.14
Recommended Reading: Sound, noise and Xbox in Hollywood
05.03.14

Recommended Reading: Sound, noise and Xbox in Hollywood

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the...

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04.23.14
Story and Sound: Mozart would be writing the World of Warcraft
04.23.14

Story and Sound: Mozart would be writing the World of Warcraft

I've been thinking a lot lately about the dynamics of telling a story. What exactly is a story? How...

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03.28.14
The Daily Grind: Which MMO has the best 'ding'?
03.28.14

The Daily Grind: Which MMO has the best 'ding'?

Unless you're into sandboxy skill-based MMORPGs, the actual process of leveling up is probably an i...

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02.26.14
The Elder Scrolls Online explores the creation of its music
02.26.14

The Elder Scrolls Online explores the creation of its music

Music plays a major role in setting the mood of any game. Sure, it might not be what makes or break...

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02.16.14
Google buys SlickLogin, looks to swap passwords for inaudible sound waves
02.16.14

Google buys SlickLogin, looks to swap passwords for inaudible sound waves

If Google's latest acquisition is anything to go by, entering a password on a website could soon b...

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01.28.14
Audio Memos for iOS: Like Apple's Voice Memo, only much better
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01.28.14

Audio Memos for iOS: Like Apple's Voice Memo, only much better

Apple's Voice Memos has been around since iOS 3, and in iOS 7 it got a new look and a new icon, but...

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01.01.14
Watch an ultrasonic array move objects in 3D space (video)
01.01.14

Watch an ultrasonic array move objects in 3D space (video)

Ultrasonic levitation has been possible for awhile, but it's not very practical when objects must...

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10.30.13
Naturespace, a "sonic landscape" app, has a special Halloween surprise
10.30.13

Naturespace, a "sonic landscape" app, has a special Halloween surprise

Naturespace is simply one of my favorite apps, and that includes every piece of software I've used...

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09.12.13
Audio pioneer Ray Dolby passes away
09.12.13

Audio pioneer Ray Dolby passes away

We've sad news to report today in the world of audio: Ray Dolby has passed on. His death comes rel...

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