Twisted Tools has released MSMAX, a Maximizer effect and Mid/Side Matrix plugin for Reaktor. Get a 15% OFF Coupon when you purchase MSMAX now through August as part of the ‘Summer Special’ from Twisted Tools.
Wavesfactory is proud to announce availability of TrackSpacer 2.0, a major update to its groundbreaking space-creating plug-in. As implied by name, TrackSpacer cleverly creates space in a music mix for any instrument, voice, or other audio source by performing automatic, multi-band equalization on a per track basis.
Apple today showed a sneak peek into the future of the pro desktop with a first look at the next generation Mac Pro. Designed around a revolutionary unified thermal core, the Mac Pro introduces a completely new pro desktop architecture and design that is optimized for performance inside and out. With next generation Xeon processors, dual workstation-class GPUs, Thunderbolt 2, PCIe-based flash storage, and ultra-fast ECC memory, the new 9.9-inch tall Mac Pro packs an amazing amount of power into an incredibly small package.
Apple today updated MacBook Air with all day battery life, fourth generation Intel Core processors with faster graphics, 802.11ac Wi-Fi and flash storage that is up to 45 percent faster than the previous generation. The ultimate everyday notebook is now an even better value, with 11-inch models featuring double the storage and 13-inch models starting at a new lower price of $1,099. Apple today also introduced completely redesigned AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule base stations featuring 802.11ac Wi-Fi for up to three times faster performance.
Apple today released a developer preview of OS X Mavericks, the 10th major release of the worlds most advanced operating system. With more than 200 new features, OS X Mavericks brings Maps and iBooks to the Mac, introduces Finder Tags and Tabs, enhances multi-display support for power users, delivers new core technologies for breakthrough power efficiency and performance, and includes an all new version of Safari.
Avid has introduced the new Avid S3L, delivering the sound quality, performance, and features of Avid live systems in an all-new modular, networked design. The open and flexible system is comprised of a high-performance HDX-powered mix engine running VENUE software and AAX DSP plug-ins, scalable remote I/O, a compact EUCON-enabled control surface, and Pro Tools software for integrated live sound mixing and recording.
Sinevibes is pleased to announce Malfunction, a new circuit-bending filter AU plug-in. This effect is based on a special low-pass filter that has been “circuit-bent” — that is, the algorithm has messed up internal connections and doesn’t operate normally. It produces a characterful, screaming distortion that is full of attitude and puts out various unpredictable but controllable buzzes and noises.
XILS-lab is proud to announce availability of its XILS V+ virtual instrument and effects plug-in, a faithful emulation of a well-known keyboard vocoder classic. Following a year of intense instrument modeling deep inside XILS-lab’s ear-opening laboratories, the XILS V+ virtual instrument and effects plug-in has finally emerged, sounding nigh on indistinguishable from an instantly-recognizable keyboard vocoder classic much loved by both contemporary and acclaimed artists alike.
Sample Magic has released Magic AB, a simple-yet-powerful software reference tool that allows you to switch between the audio you are working on and up to nine tracks in an instant. The concept behind Magic AB is simplicity itself: An easy-to-use but powerful utility plugin that allows you to compare the realtime audio you are working on with up to nine reference tracks at the click of a mouse.