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IP-TV im Jahr 2013 – eine Bestandsaufnahme

Google TV
2006 war ein innovatives Jahr: Neue Technologien waren in aller Munde, das Internet mit seiner damals immer breitbandigeren Verfügbarkeit schickte sich an, die Medienlandschaft zu revolutionieren. Immer mehr Bewegtbildinhalte drängten sich ins Netz, Youtube wuchs und wuchs, Liveübertragungen wurden, noch in Briefmarkenformatauflösung, als Str [...]

Disney kauft Lucasfilm

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Happy Birthday, CD!

compactdisc
Today, the Compact Disc celebrates its 30th birthday: On October, 1st, 1982, Sony published the first Compact Disc in Japan. The musical piece that marked the beginning of digitalisation of audio was the album 52nd Street by Billy Joel, the good old guy who went down in the end with analogue alcohol. The first CD was sold together with Sony&# [...]

Prometheus: movie trailer picture analysis

Prometheus trailer - copyright 20th Century Fox
Finally, the trailer for Ridley Scott’s new movie Prometheus is out. Originally planned to be the prequel for Alien, one of the most famous Science Fiction movies ever, Prometheus was re-invented as an own film, and not as a pure Alien-prequel. When the two main developers of the Prometheus-storyline, Ridely Scott and LOST-Writer Damon [...]

The greatest invention of mankind

Synth
A great full-length documentary by the BBC about one of the greatest inventions of mankind: Synthesizers. Thank you Daniel Miller, Kraftwerk, Mr. Moog – and all of you being involved in the frontier crossing of sound…

The Sound Universe of Depeche Mode

The Sound Universe of Depeche Mode
What the new Depeche Mode remixes tell us about the artists During all eras of their career, Depeche Mode had always a very open mind for the re-interpretation of their songs in remixes. From the 80s until now, from DM’s own garage made electro to a 2011 Röyksopp remix of the same song material – Depeche Mode (and their remix artists) a [...]

The Beatles for Flowchart-Junkies

The Beatles for Flowchart-Junkies

Sean Parker condiders “The Social Network” fiction

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Tell me something new: Of course “The Social Network” is a feature film and not a documentary  - not only because Justin Timberlake looks a lot better than the real Sean ;-) .

“The Social Network” wins 4 Golden Globes

“The Social Network” wins 4 Golden Globes
David Fincher’s awesome movie “The Social Network” is preparing for the great Oscar performance: After being nominated to several awards, the movie got four Golden Globes – best picture (drama category), screenplay (Aaron Sorkin), score (Trent Raznor) and director (David Fincher). Congrats! Since the Golden Globes are consid [...]

My greatest moments in 2010

My greatest moments in 2010
1. Travelling through Japan: (more…)

The walkman is dead – long live the walkman!

The walkman is dead – long live the walkman!
After more than 30 years, Sony has ceased production of cassette Walkmans. Hold your breath and remember for a second the first moment when you plugged the mobile earphones in and entered your own parallel musical world…

We, the generation tween

We, the generation tween
The world, as we know it, is changing. Twenty years ago, a lot of digital technologies we are used to nowadays had been pure science fiction. You can tell when you watch science fiction movies from the 80s – where in the future nobody has mobile phones or internet access. The world is changing from analogue to digital in nearly every d [...]

Entering the 11 dimensions of sound processing

Entering the 11 dimensions of sound processing
Listened to the latest premium electronica sound productions like the new Röyksopp album oder the new Trentemoller album? Or the wonderful 2009 Simion Mobile Disco album? If the answer is no: Go for it, it’s really worth it. These and a lot more electronica producions show in a quite impressive way the state of the art in digital sound [...]

Nerd Stuff

Nerd Stuff
from tronsoundtrack.com (view sourcecode on the start screen) BTW: Hey you, who have time for this: My cellar needs to be cleaned up ;-)

Arcade Fire lässt es HTML5-fenstergewittern

Arcade Fire lässt es HTML5-fenstergewittern
Arcade Fire geht innovative Wege: Für Ihr neues interaktives Video “We Used To Wait” setzt die kanadische Band auf HTML5 und eine Kooperation mit Google. In mehreren, sich synchron zur Musik öffnenden Browserfenstern wechseln sich Videofilm, Animationen und Stadtansichten ab. Letztere kommen direkt aus Google Streetview, wo auf Ba [...]