Razer Unleashes The Mako 2.1 THX Computer Audio System

Razer has released the Mako 2.1 bi-amplified multimedia speaker system. The Mako was co-developed with cinema sound pioneer THX. It is the first desktop speaker system to incorporate the THX Ground Plane and THX Slot Speaker technologies, as well as ClassHD Digital Amplifier Technology, which creates rich, omnidirectional audio. Specs: • THX-certified quality...

Yamaha Buys Bösendorfer

Yamaha has inked a deal to purchase 100% of the shares of L. Bösendorfer Klavierfabrik GmbH, the premium piano manufacturer. With the purchase of Bösendorfer, Yamaha will expand their footprint in the premium piano market, and will benefit from the German concern’s extensive expertise in high-end piano manufacturing. Financial terms were not disclosed....

Virsyn Releases Matrix – Virtual Vocoder For Mac & PC

Virsyn has released the Matrix, a virtual vocoder for Mac and PC. Matrix offers precise analog modelling 8-pole filters and extremely fast envelope followers for solid resynthesis quality. Matrix features new voiced/unvoiced detection and pitch extraction algorithms for high intelligibility. The stereophonic synthesis filter bank preserves the spatial...

Use Audio Announces Plugiator – Plug-in Synthesizer

Use Audio Inc. has announced the Plugiator, an innovative table top synthesizer that can store up to eight different DSP plug-ins allowing for flexible and kinetic sonic possibilities. Most hardware synth modules are fixed-architecture — providing one fixed sound engine and presets — however, the Plugiator allows for different synthesis...

Weekend Fun: Red Neck Fishing

This is how they fish in the deep south of the United States… How they are snagging these huge Catfish, we can’t tell you…but this sure is insane! Extra bonus to those who can actually understand what they’re sayin’ More information on Red Neck...