These are the things I've written that are tagged "audio"

“Perfect” iTunes EQ Setting Revised

11 March 2013

A revised version of of the Merlin Mann / Mac OS X Hints classic: I’ve changed the layout so that the highest setting sits on 0, instead of boosting frequencies. This leads to a more even sound and less distortion of the high end. Everyone’s ears a little different, so your mileage may vary. Experimentation […]


14 June 2010

Drunken Welles is good Welles: This here’s a group of autobiographical interviews Welles laid down sometime in the ’70s, issued as a companion to the Peter Bogdanovich book of the same name. Narrated by Bogdanovich, who identifies the tapes as from 1968-70. Download at the link.

Mote, the Amazon S3 Music Player

16 May 2010

Mote began as a 6-hour project and slowly changed into a 12-hour one. It takes the contents of any Amazon S3 bucket, checks for audio files and lets you play them like an album. It defaults to using HTML5’s audio tag, and falls back to Flash if your browser does not support HTML5. Mote is […]

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