Pieter Laroy

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Amazon Just Got a Big Win in the Internet of Things Market

The Internet of Things (IoT) is growing rapidly as businesses deploy millions of devices that collect and exchange data. In order to aggregate and make sense of all this data, most businesses rely on a third-party company to provide a cloud platform. <b>Amazon</b> , <b>Microsoft</b>and Google -- the …

Exclusive: Internet of Clothing Is Coming Through Huge Label Deal

Your clothes are going online.<p>Avery Dennison(avy), a packaging and labelling giant that puts labels onto products from brands like Nike(nke), …

Raspberry Pi And Arduino Home Smart Sensor

Dave Prochnow over on the Popular Science website has published details on how to create your very own home smart sensor, using a Raspberry Pi mini …

Raspberry Pi

These Tools Plus Live 9.2 Could Change How You DJ and Play Live

Ableton Live can be a fantastic tool for playing live, for improvisation, and for studio work. But while some people put together very effective DJ …

Music Production

100 DIYs to Give Your Home a Makeover This Summer

Summertime is coming up fast and while it’s nice to spend some time being lazy with some lemonade and a good book, we’ve got to get out of the …

Living Rooms

20 Simple Desk Hacks To Instantly Boost Your Productivity

Between your smartphone, social media, and the constant barrage of emails loading up your inbox, it's become easier than ever to find yourself …

17 Genius IKEA Hacks That Will Change Your Apartment Forever

Everyone longs for the day when they can finally quit making those masochistic trips to IKEA and afford something a little, well, less …

15 Ingenious Home Hacks That Only Cost $50

It's easy to bite off way more than you can chew when you're overhauling your home. It's even easier to spend way more than you intended.<p>The truth …

13 Brilliant IKEA Hacks To Streamline Your Kitchen

As wallet-friendly and convenient as it may be to furnish your entire apartment with IKEA goods, it's disheartening when you inevitably realize every …

15 Ingenious Home Hacks That Only Cost $50

<i>By: Joe McGauley</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/Jeremy Levine</i><p>It's easy to bite off way more than you can chew when you're overhauling your home. It's even easier to spend way more than you intended.<p>The truth is, though, that you don't have to spend much at all to make a big difference. $50 can go a long way--here's …

Hacking

Listen to Holly Herndon's 'Platform' and the Emotional Content of the Laptop

I’m remiss in not posting this last week when it debuted, and I suspect many CDM readers have heard already, but if not – drop everything, and have a …

Hung Up

Reason Tutorial: Designing Perfect Dubstep Bass

<b>Designing your own dubstep basses can be fun and it’s easier than you might have thought. Hollin Jones reveals how it’s done…</b> <br>With modern genres of …

Tutorial: Make Music Apps with libPD

CDM found this excellent series of videos from Rafael Hernandez that will walk you through the process of creating a basic music app with Xcode and …

Jenna Sue

Create A TB303 Replica In Ableton With Operator - Sound Design Tips

The TB-303 bass synthesizer, released in 1982, is for known its harsh leads and squelchy bass lines. It helped create the Acid House movement in the …

Build an Adjustable Bottle Cutter for 30-Second Clean Cuts

One of the most popular videos we’ve ever shared on <i>Make:</i> (see below) is of Dan Rojas demonstrating how to cut a wine/beer bottle very cleanly using only a light score line and hot and cold water to stress the score and separate the glass. In that video, he uses a conventional glass cutting jig, …

Utami Motion Lets You Control Ableton Live With Hand Gestures

Utami, the creators of RokVid and Geisterwelt for Ableton Live, have released Motion – a motion-tracking plugin for Live – as a free download. Motion …

Music Production

10 Inspired Gardening Projects for Kids

Spring has finally sprung! It's time to get outdoors with your little sprouts and have fun exploring, learning and playing. The garden is a great …

Gardening

9 Strange Sounds No One Can Explain

Everyone has a favorite Wikipedia rabbit hole. Mine is “List of Unexplained Sounds.” I can’t remember how I first made my way to the page, but its …

Old Grit - A Collection of Filthy Patches for iVCS3

Digital Jeepney posted a collection of free and filty presets for iVCS3 on her blog! There's even a demo video!<p>Video Description:<p>I'm giving away a …

Russian Dashcam + Russian Synth

Palm Sounds spotted this video from Karen Evil using Nature Oscillator, the Linux synth from Alexander Zolotov based on the same engine as Virtual …

iVCS3 Tutorial #5 - Using the Sampler

In her latest iVCS3 tutorial Digital Jeepney gets into all you need to know about the built-in sampler.

Watch 16 Rubik’s Cubes Turn Into a Visual Music Sequencer

The future happens gradually — and then by the time you’re sequencing a Web browser using Rubik’s Cubes, you might barely notice.But Sweden’s most …

Synthesizers

Launch Buttons iOS App Now Available For iOS 6 & 7

Developer <b>Alexander Nowak</b> has updated Launch Buttons, a virtual MIDI grid controller, to add compatibility for iOS 6 and 7.<p>When Nowak originally …

How OSCiLLOT is the Smartest Way to Put a Modular in Ableton

Racks and knob-encrusted modules and wires tangling together to make sound – this is a perfectly lovely thing. But the computer sitting in front of …

Add a Physical Knob to Your Max Patch with Arduino: Video Tutorials

Patching on a computer involves plugging something into something else virtually. In this video tutorial, you can extend that by adding a <i>physical</i> …

Reason 8: Multi-band Buss Compression

Patatap

Patatap is a portable animation and sound kit. With the touch of a finger create melodies charged with moving shapes. Warning: contains flashing …

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