How Music’s Digital Shift Rapidly Impacted The Industry

shockwebpic_howmusicsdigitalshift“Widespread copyright infringement is like a generational shift and ignorance of existing law, similar to massive experimentation with illegal drugs in the 1960s,” says Stephen Witt, author of How Music Got Free: The End of an Industry, The Turn of the Century and the Patient Zero of Piracy. The book was named on the “Best of the Year” lists of The Washington Post, Forbes, Slate, The Atlantic, Financial Times and others.

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Ways To Fix The Music Crisis: How Tech Can Help Save The Industry

shockwebpic_musicscrisisandhowtofixitWe all know that the recent digital era has transformed the way we listen to, buy and release music but did you know that the next few years may be crucial in defining the future of the industry and how the music makers and companies that profit from music get paid?

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Apple Gives A Tour Of The Making Of The New Mac Pro

shockleewebpic_applenewmacproA quick inside tour of how the new Mac Pro is built for fans of manufacturing, design and Apple products. This look at the assembly line is equal parts futuristic and PR move by Apple, who is trying to establish that it is working on bringing jobs back to America, though robot to human workforce ratio unknown.

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Robots Are Taking Over Your Jobs

shockleewebpic_robotshurtingjobsMachines that can perform the jobs of humans are increasingly being implemented in the U.S. in a new wave of automation being used across many industries. Combined with the percentage of americans with jobs at a 20 year low, this economic evolution for high productivity, gains and speed is developing into what some people are calling a kind of technological unemployment where robots are replacing humans in the workforce at a scary pace.

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[NYC] Thurs. October 17th: Ableton Advanced Users Meetup — RSVP & Come Network!

shockleestorypic_AA_POSTCARDSQ_10_13The next installment of our Ableton Advanced Users Meetup is taking place on Thursday October 17th, the same day AES kicks off in NYC. This is also the very last meetup for 2013 so don’t miss this last chance to catch up on all the audio buzz. Featuring guest hosts and resident presenters Hank Shocklee, Ben Casey from Tekserve and Brian Jackson from Devotion Learn alongside some dynamic and fun presentations from very special guests.

Get in on the action and RSVP now!

We’ll be live streaming it here 7:00-9:30 EST / 4:00-6:30pm PST / 1:00-3:30 CEST – tune in & join the chat!

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Machine Language: Inside The Art Of Making Computers Talk

shockleewebpic_makingcomputerstalkfEver wonder how computer voices and speech recognition technology are developed? Watch this insightful short film on the art of how many of these synthetic voices are created, how they’ve developed throughout the years and get an inside look at a studio session at Nuance, one of the biggest companies in the field [and the rumored Siri creators].

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Livestream Today’s Ableton Advanced Users Meetup – Live From Tekserve

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Stream The Ableton Advanced Users Meetup Live from Tekserve RIGHT HERE!
7:00-9:30 EST / 4:00-6:30pm PST / 22:00-00:30 CEST – tune in & join the chat!

Follow the Ableton Advanced Users Meetup on Facebook or TechCampNYC on Twitter for group updates!

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Join Us Thursday May 9th For The Ableton Advanced Users Meetup

shockleewebpic_AAeventlogogenericRSVP NOW for the next Ableton Advanced Users Meetup taking place Thursday, May 9th at NYC’s Apple specialist super store, Tekserve. Hosted by TechCampNYC with hosts Hank Shocklee and Ben Casey, regrouped and fresh off our massive, super packed Official Live 9 & Push Preview event last month, this next meetup is NOT TO BE MISSED. Our May 9th gathering will feature a wicked list of Ableton Live ninjas and performers.

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Watch The March 2013 Ableton Advanced Users Meetup Official NYC Live 9 & Push Preview Event

shockleewebpic_AA_3_5_13eventWatch the Ableton Advanced Users Meetup Official Live 9 & Push Preview event, New York City’s first look at the new releases which took place on Tuesday, March 5, 2013. It was a packed house so if you missed it or want to see it again, you can view it here in its entirety.

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Livestream The Ableton Advanced Users Meetup Official NYC Live 9 & Push Preview Event


The Ableton Advanced Users Meetup Official NYC Live 9 & Push Preview Live from Tekserve is RIGHT HERE!
We’re live 8:00-10:00 EST / 5:00-7:00pm PST / 01:00-3:00 UTC – tune in & join the chat!

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