If you have Pro Tools installed on your Mac, you may see some audio tools hang, with a "CoreMidi.framework" folder bouncing in the Dock.
The demos of Windows 8 certainly look promising, but should laptop users be wary of the new emphasis on touch-screen and tablet features?
AmpliTube and AmpKit promise to turn your iPhone into a virtual guitar rig, with multiple amps and effects to choose from.
Company promises greater speed and stability to its cloud-based digital-audio workstation. Also: a special offer of 50 free one-month Platinum trial memberships for CNET readers.
Largely overlooked in the overwhelming iPad hype is its biggest potential achievement. Apple's touch-screen quasi-PC may have finally struck a fatal blow to the long-standing king of input devices, the computer mouse.
Professional audio engineers, many of whom skipped Vista, should find more to like with Windows 7.
We recently got a chance to check out a new music-making title for the Sony PSP from Rockstar Games (best known as the creators of Grand Theft Auto), called Beaterator.
An upgrade to my turntable stylus rendered previously unplayable records miraculously well again.
The WinkSound Web site pulls together instructional video content on a range of music production techniques for both hardware and software.
In Huffington Post essay, musician John Mellencamp writes passionately and intelligently about how the music business went so wrong, but his conclusion doesn't hold up.