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This little sensor gives your iPhone an eye for color [Deals]

Whether you’re a graphic designer or just need to touch up a spot of wall paint, precise color is key. Out in the world there are endless sources of color inspiration and reference. But without a highly trained eye, matching those colors is basically a guessing game.<p>Nix Mini is a pocket-sized …

Neil Young rips Apple Music over streaming audio quality

Canadian rocker Neil Young, an outspoken promoter of high-definition audio, calls out Apple in his latest diatribe about declining standards in the streaming music biz.<p>While ripping Apple Music for distributing what he calls “low-quality audio,” he throws down the gauntlet and challenges Apple to …

Listen To 50,000 Vinyl Recordings, Online, For Free

Image: iStock<p>The Internet Archive is now home to the world's largest collection of digitized vinyl recordings, with the <i>Great 78 Project</i> working …

This iPad synthesizer lets you play almost any sound

SyndtSphere may be just about the most flexible music instrument ever. It is also an iPad app. Klevgränd’s SyndtSphere can be a piano, a violin, a flute, a bass, but it can also be anything in-between. If you ever struggled to find the exact sound you wanted out of a synthesizer, then should try …

Groovebox turns your iPhone into a toe-tapping music machine

If you’re looking for a way to lose a few hours later today, you could do a lot worse than Groovebox, a free music-making app for iPhone and iPad. It’s simple enough to start making music as soon as you launch it, but offers enough depth (and enough in-app purchases) to keep you going for quite a …

Music Production

This app will clean up your writing, on the phone and computer [Deals]

Whether through email, text, of social media posts, we communicate by text more than ever. And one surefire way to make the wrong impression is to send a message full of misspellings and bad grammar. Or maybe more accurate, the way to set yourself apart is to write without any goof-ups.<p>Ginger Page …

Does Design Run In Your Family? This Graphic Charts Parent-Child Career Paths

Are you more likely to chose or reject an occupation because of what your parents do? Two Facebook researchers decided to find out.<p>Some people choose to follow their parents into a career–whether for comfort, ease, or a sense of familial expectation. Others may reject it outright for all those same …

The Apple Watch: A useful gadget or just a fashion show-off?

Ten days ago I got the black stainless steel Apple Watch:<p>As a guy who loves technology, especially computers, phones and other gadgets, I’ve “always” …

Smartwatches

Taylor Stitch Telegraph Suit

A well-made suit is a daily staple for many of us. And like the weather outside, our suiting needs change throughout the year. Perfect for summer, …

WTF with Marc Maron Podcast by Marc Maron on Apple Podcasts

Virtually Try Out Apple Watch/Band Combinations Online

Oh the things you find while browsing the web, stumbling from link to link… If you’ve been thinking about picking up an Apple Watch, or if you have …

Joyo Voodoo Octave Fuzz Pedal Demo

Voodoo

Movi Live Streaming Camera

Streaming video is nothing new. Being able to live stream video that doesn't look like it was shot by someone holding a phone, however, is new. The …

Shure MV88 iOS Microphone

Apple's iOS devices have already proven their worth for recording everything from interviews to movie footage. But as handy as they are, their …

Kunnak Shirt Jacket

From their basecamp in Venice, CA, Coldsmoke manufacture clothing with a focus on performance, with clear influences from classic military and …

David Lynch and Marek Zebrowski Reissuing Polish Night Music, Share Track

<i>Photo by Dean Hurley</i><p>In 2007, David Lynch released a collaboration with the Polish composer/pianist Marek Zebrowski as a limited edition CD. On November 13, <i>Polish Night Music</i> is getting reissued on vinyl courtesy of Sacred Bones/Sunday Best. Check out the track "Night (A Landscape With Factory)" …

David Lynch

27 iPhone Tricks You Should Know About

Respond to texts without unlocking your phone<p>You can respond to texts directly from your lock screen by pulling down on the notification drawer and …

Super-sexy DJI camera promises super-steady video

DJI, which has taken our filmmaking aspirations airborne with its popular line of Phantom drones, has brought its tech genius back to Earth with a new handheld camera with three-axis gimbal stabilization.<p>The Osmo can record 4K video or 12-megapixel still images all atop a grip with built-in …

Videography

101 Artists To Listen To Before You Die

While listicles can sometimes feel like lazy writing, the book "101 Artists to Listen to Before You Die" from Spanish illustrator and music lover Ricardo Cavolo is anything but. Inside, he dedicates two pages to each artist who has had an impact on his life. On the left, Cavolo hand writes …

Hank Williams

This smart camera tells you when your idea is not original

Imagine pointing your lens at something and the camera not letting you take the picture because what you are looking at has been photographed too many times.<p>Copenhagen designer and artist Phillipp Schmitt has developed the Camera Restricta, a device that first tracks its own location and searches …

Photography

Jack White Explains His Drumming Technique in Dead Weather Video

Jack White and the Kills' Alison Mosshart's band the Dead Weather are preparing to release their new album <i>Dodge and Burn</i> on September 25. Today, the band have shared the first video in a four-part series detailing each member’s instrumental setup in connection to a Dead Weather single. Check it out …

Listen to our new podcast on supply and demand in the vinyl industry

<b>This is the third episode in a four part series exploring the state of vinyl today.</b><p>Having asked whether the internet has ruined the joy of record …

Vinylify

There's a distinct feeling when putting on a record that other mediums — CDs, tapes, and especially digital — simply can't match. But all those …

Alabama Shakes singer gives Instagram guitar lesson

Rock music history is rife with musicians who developed a sort of god complex from money and fame.<p>A recent posting on Instagram indicates fame is unlikely to corrupt Brittany Howard, lead singer and guitarist for Alabama Shakes, who used the photo- and video-sharing platform to give a fan a guitar …

Guitar

Articles about strikingly minimal home built less six months on Dwell.com - Dwell

Two West Coast transplants, priced out of San Francisco, build their North Carolina dream home.<p>Splashes of chartreuse enliven N-Holiday House, a seaside getaway by Sohei Nakanishi Design.<p>Contemporary and vernacular combine with innovative architectural solutions in the design of this house located …

Architecture

Here’s how a filmmaker shot his critically-acclaimed movie using just an iPhone

Baker enjoys telling stories set in real settings, casting actors with little to no experience, and exploring stories you've likely never seen before on the big screen. That can range from a New York garment district wholesaler dealing with fatherhood ("Price of Broadway") to a porn actress …

Filmmaking

Casa Brutale | By Opa Works

Casa Brutale is a spectacular project by OPA Works, an ambitious concept home that sits inside a cliff above the aegean sea. The minimalist home is …

Instamic packs big recording power into a tiny form factor

Calling itself the “GoPro of microphones,” Instamic wants to assert itself as the new standard for audio recording. If its Indiegogo campaign goes as planned, it just might achieve that goal.<p>Instamic is a tiny clip-on (there are also magnetic or adhesives mounts) microphone that wants to replace …

Gear & Gadgets