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Apple seeks patent on MacBook trackpad power chords

Future MacBooks could take commands from unique combinations of fingertips, if technology contained in a recent Apple patent application comes to light.

By Feb. 19, 2008

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Apple proposes earbuds that react to your voice

A freshly published patent filing points to more advanced earbuds that can turn on noise suppression and other features in response to your voice.

By Apr. 3, 2014

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Write a tune, get it 3D-printed with Music Drop

The new service Music Drop lets you compose a little 16-note tune and have it immortalized in the form of a 3D-printed music box.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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JamStik wireless fretboard turns you into a guitar hero

Or at least a competent guitar player, thanks to interactive lessons and games. This MIDI-friendly fretboard works with iPads and other iDevices.

By Jan. 8, 2014

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GarageBand for iOS

GarageBand is the best app for music creation on a touch screen. With real-world instruments, true-to-life sounds, and tons of easy-to-use tools, there is simply no other app in its class for iOS.

By Mar. 22, 2013

5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 22, 2013

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SOPA song shows times a-changin' for would-be Dylans

In an era when Peter, Paul, and Mary aren't topping the charts with "Blowin' in the Wind," the protest song still seems to be finding a way to make itself heard.

By Jan. 20, 2012

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How to learn to play the guitar with Android

Do you want to become a real-life guitar hero, instead of just a virtual one on your gaming console? Gibson Guitar's Android app will teach you how.

By Jan. 26, 2012

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'Cry analyzer' helps identify neurological or developmental disorders in infants

The computer-based tool out of Brown University performs finely tuned acoustic analyses across 80 parameters that reveal details about a baby's health.

By Jul. 11, 2013

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Twitter grammar police say musicians can't write

A writing enhancement startup called Grammarly decides to analyze celebrities' tweets. Musicians are, it seems, even worse writers than politicians.

By Jun. 5, 2013

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Battle of the axes: Rock Band 3's Pro guitar vs. real guitar

We roll video on a side-by-side comparison of Rock Band 3's new Pro guitar controller and a real guitar.

By Oct. 18, 2010