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MIDI audio apps hanging with CoreMIDI bouncing in the Dock

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.

By January 4, 2012


What Windows 8 means for laptops

The demos of Windows 8 certainly look promising, but should laptop users be wary of the new emphasis on touch-screen and tablet features?

By June 2, 2011


The battle of the virtual guitar iPhone apps

AmpliTube and AmpKit promise to turn your iPhone into a virtual guitar rig, with multiple amps and effects to choose from.

By June 16, 2010


Indaba updates online-recording app

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.

By April 27, 2010


R.I.P. the computer mouse, 1972-2010

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.

By April 7, 2010


Windows 7 improvements to help audio recording

Professional audio engineers, many of whom skipped Vista, should find more to like with Windows 7.

By October 15, 2009


Beaterator impressions: Making music on the PSP

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.

By September 3, 2009


Replacing a turntable stylus can work magic

An upgrade to my turntable stylus rendered previously unplayable records miraculously well again.

By May 14, 2009


Learn music production with WinkSound

The WinkSound Web site pulls together instructional video content on a range of music production techniques for both hardware and software.

By March 31, 2009


Mellencamp mourns the death of the record biz

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.

By March 26, 2009