Midem Music Hack Day

I'm at the Innovation Factory at Midem, about to watch the hackers demo what they've been working on over the weekend. I've seen some awesome things. Leap motion Bieber swatting. Awesome, complex webgl visualisations, powered by an echonest music sync library. A way to DJ using track sources from Spotify…

People can afford to live in San Francisco?

This'll be a quick post this evening. So I was checking out things to do for the summer, and I thought it'd be cool to have a look at working, maybe doing an internship, at a cool San Francisco tech company. I've always wanted to move out there for a…

My maths is wrong

I started thinking about a way to encode lossless music that would be a much lower size than wav encoding. Obviously, I should spend my time researching FLAC rather than coming up with my own encodings, but I thought I might have something. I no longer think I have something…

I'm awake at 3:40 am

Not burning the candle, but doing it at both ends I'm writing a blog post now at ridiculous o'clock. According to the codeoclock api, it's still Code O'Clock. It doesn't feel like Code O'Clock though... I've been staying up way too late, working too hard, and not giving myself any…