Another roundup of news on the world of Sound with with Weekly Sounds, let’ start.
We inserted it as one of the hottest stories of 2012: Audiobus app is changing the way we work with audio softwares on iOS. Two interesting articles on this topic this week: JACK for iOS: Audio and MIDI Between Apps, High Performance, Free and Apple adopts Audiobus iOS multitasking solution with GarageBand update.
In the same context we highlight the release of Amazing Audio Engine, a framework for iOS audio applications. Have a look also if you are not a programmer.
Fourth post on our series One day in Sound: our co-author Carlo tells his own experience at VFS in Term 1 part 2: mr. Pro Tools and the digital sound of anxiety.
Two interesting stories on the work of composition and sound design in videogames: Inside Forza Motorsport, Part II: Making The Cars Sound Awesome and The State of the MMO: Creating a Soundscape, Part 1.
Everybody knows that one of the tech trends of the next years is brain-driven communication, so also audio will be affected. Some interesting experimentations are obviously in the field of music: Mico Headphones Let Your Brainwaves Choose The Music is an interesting prototype to follow (video below).
Last news for this week is Noise Kills: When Everyday Sound Becomes Torture, a dramatic article about the dangers of acoustic noise, like told in the story of musician Jason DiEmilio, who took his life due to a rare acoustic trauma called hyperacusis, responsible for amplyfing levels of loudness in human’s brain.
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