Tag Archives: Open

An open call for a compilation of 20-second hand-washing music, and more great choices

COVID-19 or no, washing hands with soap and water for 20 seconds is always a good idea. And music can help. Open call! Before you get too wrapped up in “fear is the mind killer” – Isaac tells us they are setting 20 March as the deadline for their hand-washing compilation. I seriously want to … Continue reading An open call for a compilation of 20-second hand-washing music, and more great choices

In Russia, vintage MeeBlips have custom clones, thanks to open source hardware

The original version of our MeeBlip synth project has found a quirky new iteration in St. Petersburg – and it’s making some terrific grooves. Let’s start with this fantastic, primal alien-discotheque vibe of MeeBlip Quartet, featuring three MeeBlips SE and one MeeBlip triode (“Rare Russian Edition”), via two splitter boxes. Perfect for setting the mood … Continue reading In Russia, vintage MeeBlips have custom clones, thanks to open source hardware

Deezer’s Spleeter is an open source AI tool to split stems, for remixes or … karaoke?

The real power of machine learning may have nothing to with automating music making, and everything to do with making sound tools hear the way you do. There’s a funny opening to the release for Deezer’s open source Spleeter tool: While not a broadly known topic, the problem of source separation has interested a large … Continue reading Deezer’s Spleeter is an open source AI tool to split stems, for remixes or … karaoke?

What if your gear could MIDI map itself? This open schema and iOS app do it now

So, you’ve got a plug-in or a hardware synth – and you want to control part of the sound with a physical knob or some iPad modulation. One clever iPad app and an open source scheme could make what happens next happen faster. Early 1980s MIDI still gets the job done in a lot of … Continue reading What if your gear could MIDI map itself? This open schema and iOS app do it now

Serena to face Andreescu, 19, in US Open final

Serena Williams beat Elina Svitolina 6-3, 6-1 on Thursday to give herself another shot at winning a record-equaling 24th Grand Slam title. Standing in her way is 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu, who reached the final in her US Open debut. The post Serena to face Andreescu, 19, in US Open final appeared first on Buy It … Continue reading Serena to face Andreescu, 19, in US Open final

CoinTracker (YC W18) hiring first generalist to accelerate open financial system

Hey HN, I’m Chandan — one of the founders of CoinTracker (https://www.cointracker.io). Our product makes tracking your cryptocurrency portfolio and taxes a seamless experience. Our mission is to transition the world to an open financial system. As far as cryptocurrency companies go, we are a little out of the ordinary. We didn’t write a whitepaper. … Continue reading CoinTracker (YC W18) hiring first generalist to accelerate open financial system