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Skwitch Is a Clever, Compact, Wireless, One Button MPE & MIDI Music Controller
Skwitch is a curious and versatile MIDI controller with MPE, mappable modulation, a real-time step sequencing and pressure-sensitive arpeggiator designed for your iPhone.
Oct. 20, 2019
Audiobus 3.4 Update Makes Routing Audio Between iOS Apps Easier Than Ever
Big changes and improvements in Audiobus 3.4 will be music to the ears of anyone making music on iOS and needing to send signal between apps. Here's what's new.
May. 16, 2019
5 Reasons You Need An iPad Pro For Music - And 5 Reasons To Try Cheaper Alternatives
Apple's latest iPad Pro models are the most powerful it's ever made, and have a new design. Should musicians and producers take the plunge, or look elsewhere?
Feb. 10, 2019
Designing an Interactive Museum Exhibit as an iPad App
Tasked with creating an iPad app that was stylish but easy to use, Iain Anderson combined design, programming and various different software to make it happen. Here's how.
Jul. 21, 2018
Review: Apogee MIC Plus
Apogee's MIC Plus comes with an excellent pedigree. Equally at home connected to your computer or iOS device, Jay Asher put it through its paces.
Jun. 18, 2018
What Apple's Free Trial iOS App Store Change Means For Musicians And Developers
Apple has finally made it possible for iOS app developers to offer free, time limited trials. But this could affect users and developers differently. Here's why.
Jun. 9, 2018
5 Reasons Your Main Music Production Platform Can Be An iPad
Long gone are the days when the iPad was a mere sketchpad. Now, it really can be the heart of your music-making setup, as Hollin Jones explains.
Feb. 8, 2018
Review: Figure 53 Go Button 3, Live Music Controller for iOS
Building up and controlling music or SFX cues for your live shows can be tricky without the right tools. Jay Asher road tested the specialised but still user-friendly Go Button 3.
Sep. 23, 2017
Ableton Release Export To Live Set From iOS Apps, Includes TriqTraq & Blocs Wave
Imagine being able to start a music track on your iPad or iPhone and then export it directly as an Ableton Live Set, then open it in Live and re-arrange, mix, master, etc. and finish it off.
Oct. 25, 2016
Six iOS 9 Features You'll Quite Like
Iain Anderson delves into iOS9, the next incarnation of the operating system for Apple's iPhone and iPad. Here are six features he feels are worth mentioning above the others.
Jun. 28, 2015
10 Things You Might Not Know About iOS7
It's here! The much vaunted overhaul of Apple's OS for its mobile devices, iOS7, has landed. Aside from the new flat design and other talked about features, here's 10 things you might not have known.
Sep. 18, 2013
iOS 6 Accessibility Feature: Guided Access
Apple's iPad sports some excellent accessibility features in iOS6. In this article Adam Goldberg explains how to use Guided Access inside and outside the classroom.
Jul. 13, 2013
Great Input Devices for the iOS Artist
Your finger is a great multi-directional input device for iPad & iPhone, but for sketching nothing can beat a good brush or pen. Here's a round-up of some excellent alternatives to using your finger!
Dec. 8, 2012
Review: Best Sketching Apps for iOS
There are a multitude of ways to get creative using an iOS tablet or smartphone... In this review, Iain Anderson explores the very best sketching apps in a bid to transform the screen into a canvas.
Nov. 25, 2012
The Apple Configurator Application
Are you using multiple iOS devices in your business, education setting or collective? Learn how to use Apple's Configurator application to configure and manage them effectively.
Jun. 15, 2012
Lead a More Productive Life: 3 iOS Task Management Apps Reviewed
Getting things done needn't involve struggling to find the right to-do note in your diary or checking iCal, emails an post-it notes. GW Childs maintains focus in his review of 2 iOS productivity apps.
G.W. Childs IV
Sep. 19, 2011
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