On the web as soundscape (David Humphrey): When I go out looking for birds, I can cope with many overlapping sounds at once, some near, some far, and they provide clues and cues as opposed to content.  I imagine something not unlike Brian Eno’s ambient music (cf. Music for Airports), where sound is meant to […]

Xbox 360 Dashboard update review (fall 2011) — Engadget

Kinect motion control permeates the entire Dashboard experience. … Voice control goes almost as deep as gesture control, and is infinitely easier to use. This too, was once available in the Kinect Hub, but the contemporary implementation is heavily refined. via Xbox 360 Dashboard update review (fall 2011) — Engadget. For connected TVs the biggest […]