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# introduction
I make machines to make music.
They're made of silicon and ceramic flakes on the inside, wood and aluminium on the outside.

I like electronics, 3d sound, modular synths, VR, cycling, transcendental meditation, infodiving, anti-gravity racing, strong beer, the white noise of the sea, the grain of wood, and weird plants.

I try and create things with puredata, Eagle, C, html/css/javascript, glsl, and I'm in love with Powershell.
Clojure-curious.

Longing for Singularity.

jeeeeesusfknxst Hyper Demon.
Never felt so pulled towards a videogame, I think an hour hasn't had the chance to pass from when I saw the trailer to when I bought it.

Blood is gushing from my eyes with joy.

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check gemini://germination.systems for an updated gemini search engine index

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HiFiScan is an open-source application that lets you either manually or automatically create an #EQ curve to compensate for your speakers or room frequency response in order to achieve a flat, neutral audio reproduction. There are well known commercial products that do this, so here's a #libre alternative:
https://github.com/erdewit/HiFiScan
It can export curves that can be imported into system-wide EQ software for Linux, Mac and Windows.
#FOSSaudio #LibreAudio #Audio #MusicProduction #AudioProduction #FOSS

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My definition of live coding:
Using an explainable representation
to explore and share unexplainable experiences,
by asking 'what if?'

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It's finally time! the 0xC.pad is available *now* from me (assembled) & four other vendors (as a DIY kit)!✨

➡️ s-ol.nu/0xC.pad/buy

It's a 12-key macropad with hexagonal keycaps that I designed as well. It runs on an integrated ATMega32U2 microcontroller and QMK out of the box.

This is the very first time I'm selling something I built with my own hands, so I'm super excited (and a bit nervous)! I'd really appreciate a retoot for this one ❤️

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woohoo, we have a release 🥳

master_me is a mastering plugin for live streaming, podcasts and internet radio stations.

free & open source :rainbow_heart:

https://github.com/trummerschlunk/master_me

I have been developing this for the last 6 months and with the help of many contributors, it's finally ready. Can't believe how much I learned...

Thanks to @falktx @magnetophon @x42 @jkbd the faust community

#faust #dpf #audio #plugin #foss #stream #podcast #radio #mastering #prototypefund

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Live coding: A user's manual out in November! Straight to paperback as well as free (cc-by-sa) PDF / ebook
https://mitpress.mit.edu/9780262544818/live-coding/

my org vojage: [paper todolists + paper calendar/planner]>>[trello + google calendar]>>[my kanban CLI app + paper bullet journal + google calendar]>>[single org.md file, wikilinks where needed]. Prety satisfied with the workflow, only thing I'm not sure how to preserve a trace of done things. Feels good to delete completed tasks and keep a tiny file...suggestions?

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The big package arrived today. This one basically is the end result of the last 2.5 years of work:

A bunch of 0xC.pad kits and an even greater bunch of hex keycaps! These particular 50 kits I'll assemble myself and sell, whereas the other ~350 units will be sold as DIY kits by various vendors that fkcaps organized, both in the EU and US.

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@neauoire @rek did you cancel/move the 100r newsletter? or am I just missing something?

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Hanging at a neighborhood grocery's upstairs cafe, doing software development like it's 1983.

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Let me introduce you to one of my favourite .

Thue is a matrioshka esoteric computer based on string rewriting rules.

A Thue program consists of two parts: a list of substitution rules, which is terminated with a line having both sides of the operator empty, followed by a string representing the initial program state, which may extend over multiple lines.

wiki.xxiivv.com/site/thue.html

thinking about a lexical way to think about/express reverse polish notation:
- `2 3 +` >> "2, with 3 MORE"
- `7 4 -` >> "7, with 4 LESS"
- `3 6 *` >> "3, 6 TIMES"
- `8 2 /` >> "8, in 2 PARTS"

Not a great discovery, but helps me think in that frame.
git.sr.ht/~noizhardware/kalk

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Here we go - new case attached & second round of keycap samples installed!

These are looking great, it seems likely that there won't be (a need to do) another iteration 🤩

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Amazon is promoting its new voice synthesis feature as a comfort item, but comfort can be abused. If the technology can be used to read a child a story in their grandmother's voice, then it could also be used to read ads in a voice that is highly reminiscent of your grandmother, so that the comfort food they want you to buy comes recommended in a voice you find comforting. Your interpersonal relationship become associative tools for directing you back to an Amazon sales page.

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deathcore blasting in my headphones at MAXXX volume, sorting thru high-current power supplies datasheets.
Just another day LoL

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Revel in the marvels of the universe. We are a collective of forward-thinking individuals who strive to better ourselves and our surroundings through constant creation. We express ourselves through music, art, games, and writing. We also put great value in play. A warm welcome to any like-minded people who feel these ideals resonate with them.