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Motion Synth for iPhone makes music from movement

The Motion Synth Kickstarter project wants to turn your iPhone into a gesture-controlled musical instrument.

By November 19, 2013


OP-1, a portable synth with motion control

While smartphones and tablets can be used to create music these days, not all digital music composers want their controls on a touch screen.

By January 3, 2012


MySynths puts Photosynth inside Facebook

Want to share your Photosynth creations with Facebook friends? Now you can with a simple application that inserts them on Facebook pages.

By August 12, 2009


DreamPad pillow plays music only you can hear

The DreamPad pillow requires no headphones, instead using vibrations to send its soothing sounds into your head.

By March 14, 2014


The best of Photosynth

We'll never tire of the brain-melting swooshy-whooshy 3D photo tool Photosynth. We've picked our favourite 'synths' and they'll blow your mind

By November 23, 2009


'99 Luftballons' performed on actual red balloons

In one of the best song covers we have ever heard, period, a YouTube superstar performs Nena's 1983 single "99 Luftballons" using nothing but red balloons.

By September 10, 2014


The Residents, 'Boxes of Armageddon': Free MP3 of the Day

Doomsaying lyrics meet sterilized synths and industrial guitars. Imagine Trent Reznor having a nightmare. Download a free MP3 of "Boxes of Armageddon" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By October 1, 2008


Madvillain, 'No Brain': Free MP3 of the Day

Cutting up gnarly, electrostatic drum-and-synths, 'lib proves the ideal beatmaker for the masked DOOMster's fantastical rhymes. Download a free MP3 of "No Brain" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By August 9, 2008


The Orb, 'Katskills': Free MP3 of the Day

Filled with jammy synths and snapping rhythms, "The Dream" (finally available Stateside) is a less earnest redux of glowstick culture. Download a free MP3 of "Katskills" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By June 9, 2008


Stereolab, 'Three Women': Free MP3 of the Day

Upcoming disc "Chemical Chords" adds still more dimensions to their kaleidoscopic dazzle of retro synths, snippy beats, and elegant vocals. Download a free MP3 of "Three Women" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By May 18, 2008