Category Archives: Technology

binpack

binpack is a minimalist numeric binary packing utilities for node.js. I’m working some utilities for OSC support in node, and I noticed that there was no really simple way to convert from native javascript types to and from the binary … Continue reading

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Emulation of the Remco SoundFX Machine

I’ve made a quick emulation of the Remco Sound FX Machine as an audio unit and standalone application for Macintosh. The original was quite an interesting toy based on a Texas Instruments noise chip used in Space Invaders. I’ve never … Continue reading

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Frontier Days of Software Synthesis: Exploring the JP-8000 Supersaw

One of my favorite things about electronic dance music is how tirelessly and mindlessly popular synth sounds are exploited. It’s awesome! One of the big sounds of the turn of the millennium was the so-called supersaw, an extremely bright, cold, … Continue reading

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Spooky Electronic Fireplace

For our Halloween party last year, we made this electronic fireplace to fit in with our cold color palette for the evening.

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Simple Guitar Tuning Explorer

Processing is a Java-based programming environment that has done a great job of branding itself as accessible and empowering to newcomers, technophobes, and artists. ¬†While I strongly oppose some of the programming practices it encourages (global side-effects, etc.), it’s hard … Continue reading

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