How to Manage Files on Google Cloud Storage with Transmit 5

Over the years, Transmit for macOS has grown from a simple FTP app to a full-blown file management workhorse that supports external services like Dropbox, Amazon S3, and Backblaze B2, and more. In this post, you'll learn how to configure Transmit 5 to manage files on your Google Cloud Storage bucket.

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How to Equalize MIDI Velocity in Logic Pro X

When producing music in Logic Pro X, there are times where you'll need to equalize MIDI velocity. For example, if you're manually playing a drum beat, you may want all the snare drum hits to sound at the same velocity. In this post, you'll learn how to equalize MIDI velocity to a fixed number in Logic Pro X.

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SSD vs. HDD for Music Production

Twenty years ago, the world of music production was dominated by romplers like the Roland JV-1080 and Yamaha MOTIF. The MOTIF Classic, which was originally released in 2001, had only 84 MB of onboard waveform ROM (read-only memory). Fast forward to 2020, the music production landscape has changed dramtically. Spectrasonics Omnisphere, a popular sample library among pop producers and film composers, weighs in at over 60 GB – that's 715x the size of the MOTIF's onboard memory.

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South Korea's POSTECH to Issue Diplomas on ICON's Blockchain with broof

In May 2019, ICONLOOP launched broof, an online service that allows users to issue certificates on the ICON public blockchain. As part of the initial launch of broof, ICONLOOP partnered with a number of institutions including POSTECH and Studypie to issue certificates. For example, on May 29, 2019, broof certificates were issued to 28 graduates of the “POSTECH Blockchain Executive Program”. Recently, ICON announced that POSTECH “will begin using [broof] to issue graduate diplomas”. In this post, we'll take a closer look at ICON's relationship with POSTECH, and the signifcance of broof in the academic sector.

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