What next for SynthTronica

From comments, here’s what’s next for SynthTronica:

  • Dual core support
  • Copy/paste (at least one API)
  • Core Midi

SynthTronica - Leisuresonic

iPads at the Apple Store

http://static.evernote.com/noteit.js Clip to Evernote

8 comments

  1. This is good news. I wonder,also, if it is possible to move the formant parameters so they can be played in real time.

    Darksound

    Like

  2. Well, that kind-of answers the question several posts down about how long it would be before we saw iPad2 only apps.

    mr_infamy

    Like

  3. Darksound asks a good question. The formant parameters should perhaps be accessible on a half screen view as well as the full screen view. I will put such a consideration on the list.

    Like

  4. I seem to recall reading that iOS was already multiple-core capable, and that all apps would benefit from a dual-core from day one.

    Can anyone confirm this, or can the dev speak to what this means, and what the difference would be to the end user on iPad 1?

    Like

  5. I've yet to max out my OG ipad yet…. nor my ipod touch 2g for that matter.

    Once I get to that point I might upgrade to ipad2, but for now I'm gonna keep workin with what I got. It'll be nice to see what having dual cores really means.

    Like

  6. @ waffletower

    Thanks for considering this change. I think it could offer a lot of interesting variations to the original sound for live use.

    Darksound

    Like

  7. I'm of the same opinion as formal. Once my iPad (and my iPhone 4) just can't keep up with what I want to do, either due to wear & tear or just obsolescence, at that point I will upgrade.

    mr_infamy

    Like

  8. SynthTronica will need changes to support multiple cores — and I imagine many other apps will be in this situation as well. SynthTronica is designed to run on both iOS 3.x and iOS 4.x. “Blocks” are a feature of iOS 4.x that facilitate dividing program instructions between multiple cpu cores. SynthTronica will become iOS 4.x only after the next update to accomodate dual core support.

    Like

Leave a Reply to waffletower Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: