Good questions for DGOS

An anon commenter left these questions today and I thought that they were worth repeating:

It’ll be good to try this OS out when it makes it to production strength.
I’d like to know whether the support for audio is good and if developers can make audio apps simply.
Also, how will apps get paid for or will they all have to open source?

I think I’d like to know the answers to these.

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Send in some shots of your set up

After this excellet picture I’d like to open this up to get more shots in of your set up. Send you pictures to palm dot sounds at mac dot com, or send a link to you pictures.

I’d love to see more of these shots, so please send them in.

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Sunvox at 95% complete, but how much?

I’ve been meaning to post about Sunvox again especially as this comment says that it is at 95% complete, and that was on the 8th.

So, how much would you be prepared to pay for Sunvox on the iPod Touch and the iPhone?

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OT: Ok, this is not really handheld


I saw this first at FutureMusic, and it is awesome looking to say the least. You can run it on batteries and it does use an SD card to record to. I’ve checked a couple of retail prices and they range from £373 to £430. But 8 channels in is amazing for something this small.

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I didn’t know about this

I stumbled over this info just know, which is good to know. Not exactly the level of customisation I’d want, but a very small step:

If you wanted to move an application to a home screen that was more than one screen away, you would slide it to the side, wait for the page to move, pull it back, slide it to the side, wait for that page to move, and so on until you reached the page you wanted. It was tedious! Well, no more, as Apple has finally made this a tad easier.

With the new 3.0 update, if you slide the app to the side of the screen and hold it there, the screens will flip by one after the other without you having to slide back and forth! This may not be the Home Screen Reorganization Tool that we’d want, but at least it’s something.


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First thoughts on Jasuto 1.1


I managed to get some time to play with this on Friday whilst on a train into London, so it wasn’t a big session with Jasuto 1.1. However, so far I’ve been really impressed with the update. For me, one of the best things so far is the improved file save layout. That’s a great step in the right direction.

As I get to play with it a bit more I’ll write again.

Jasuto is available at the app store:
Jasuto modular synthesizer

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Unlimited apps in OS 3.0

I found this article at PCWorld which says:

Unlimited Number of Apps Installed
In the 3.0 software update, you can now install an unlimited number of application (as long as the storage space allows you). The number of applications pages has increased from nine to 11 and any apps installed above the 176 that could fit on these pages will not be visible (no icons on pages). However, these invisible apps can be accessed via Spotlight (see above multiple ways to access Spotlight).

I didn’t know that before. Not that I think it is actually much of a feature to be only able to access an application by searching for it.

There’s something else to add to the list for the next update.

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