Loads of Pixilang news today.
Pixilang up to version 1.41
The pixel orientated environment has moved up to version 1.41. New features are:
- added region clipping in frame(delay,clip_x,clip_y,clip_xsize,clip_ysize) command;
- added new command file_dialog(filename,dialogname,mask,id)
A tracker created using Pixilang
Last but not least …
Those guys at warmplace have annouced a competition running up to the end of March for the best apps built in Pixilang.
Some news items from today:
TrakAx have news from the Mobile World Congress
Read the story on the TrakAx site. They also have an interview with Loopmasters too today.
Handango 25% off
Handango have a 25% off sale on music / media apps for smartphones. The code is ENTERTAINMENT25.
Mobile Sound Blog
I stumbled over this blog today, and I thought you might find it interesting, if a little academic.
Having seen the iBand in action I had to find something on their ‘iAno’, which looks very cool indeed.
You’ve gotta watch this. Here’s the shape of things to come …
That if you Google “Palm Sounds” the blog comes up as the top pick in a google search! Amazing.
I was amazed when I logged in to YouTube to find that this video (of mine) had over 1300 views ! I couldn’t believe it.
Well, I hope to have more experiment videos soon.
Tim Cole has an interesting post on the AntixLab technology demo. Now the demo is gaming related, but if they can run a single binary on multiple platforms then that would be worth having for mobile music applications.
Check it out at his site.
If UMPCs take off in a serious way do you think they’ll take over from the PDA in terms of music making? In many ways a UMPC can do all the things that a PDA can do as well as running like a laptop too, so if the size and form factor was right, would you swap your PDA for a UMPC?
Ok it took Belkin a year to finally ship the TuneStudio, but it made me wonder why there was no such device for the Zune? No sure the Zune has nowhere near the market share for the iPod range, but surely people must see an opportunity and want to exploit it?