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by Sounddesigner
Sat Jul 06, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: General Scope Discussion
Topic: I gave up giving up scope and come back, keep the faith!
Replies: 11
Views: 671

Re: I gave up giving up scope and come back, keep the faith!

The grass always looks greener on the otherside, but when you go to the otherside or give it some seriouse thought you realize it aint all that great. Choosimg Native-Only or some other solution that does not include SCOPE DSP may look attractive at first untill all their glaring deficiencies start ...
by Sounddesigner
Sun Jun 02, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Roland's new Keytar the AX-EDGE, WOW. Impressive!
Replies: 11
Views: 2075

Re: Roland's new Keytar the AX-EDGE, WOW. Impressive!

Well the sounds are sure nice! Just like the old one. And having great internal sounds is certainly a plus. Priced a little too steep imho. . Yamaha just released a low priced Keytar about a month ago, the Yamaha Sonogenic SHS 500 and it costs around $299. The good news is that it has a internal so...
by Sounddesigner
Sat May 25, 2019 11:43 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018 and beyond
Replies: 86
Views: 17971

Re: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018 and beyond

Also it's interesting to note that the idea of breaking up the social media giants seems to have traction on both sides of the isle. Liberal politicians and publishers alike are more and more behind this idea . I'm sure both political parties will go for a break-up at some point, simply cause polit...
by Sounddesigner
Sun Apr 07, 2019 2:22 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Acon Digital's Verberate 2 reverb
Replies: 14
Views: 1539

Re: Acon Digital's Verberate 2 reverb

I have received a email from izotope stating they just acquired the Exponential Audio product line and its developer Michael Carnes. Michael Carnes was a top hardware reverb and effects designer for Lexicon who started up his own company to develop plugins, Exponential Audio. I personally prefer Aco...
by Sounddesigner
Sat Mar 30, 2019 1:08 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Acon Digital's Verberate 2 reverb
Replies: 14
Views: 1539

Acon Digital's Verberate 2 reverb

If you love great sounding reverbs Acon Digital has just released something special. They upgraded Verberate to version 2 and it is truly top-notch and amazing sounding! When it comes to sounding accurate with real spaces (rooms, halls, etc) I think Verberate 2 has the highest degree of realism and ...
by Sounddesigner
Wed Mar 06, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: ScopeRise Downsizing.
Replies: 39
Views: 3356

Re: ScopeRise Downsizing.

I just sent you a small donation Valis . Thank you for the undertaking, hope this small donation helps in some way!
by Sounddesigner
Tue Mar 05, 2019 2:44 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: ScopeRise Downsizing.
Replies: 39
Views: 3356

Re: ScopeRise Downsizing.

t_tangent wrote:
Mon Feb 25, 2019 4:25 am
Fantastic. Thanks Dante for creating ScopeRise which is such a useful resource for us Scopers, and thanks Valis for helping keep it available . Much appreciated :)
+1.. Too much helpful and valuable info there to ever go anywhere long as SCOPE is around. Glad to see a solution was found!
by Sounddesigner
Wed Feb 20, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018 and beyond
Replies: 86
Views: 17971

Re: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018 and beyond

Germany is in the process of outlawing Facebook's entire business model. That should be fun. TThis is why I hate when governments get involved with stuff like this. They get looney and come with a iron fist solution thus the cure ends up being worse then the problem. Many nations are now proposing ...
by Sounddesigner
Tue Feb 19, 2019 2:21 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018 and beyond
Replies: 86
Views: 17971

Re: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018 and beyond

the UN has declared China to be "the model government" for the world... i really hate centrally-planned governments and economies. as Benjamin Franklin once said: "Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety." this is the atti...
by Sounddesigner
Wed Jan 23, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: XITE
Topic: XITE-1 PC CONFIGURATION REFERENCE
Replies: 82
Views: 45610

Re: XITE-1 PC CONFIGURATION REFERENCE

motherboard: Gigabyte aorus z390 master chipset: Z390 processor: i9 9900k RAM: 32gb Graphics card: nvidia passive dual monitor OS: Windows 10 64-bit ssd, liquid cool cpu etc makes a silent pc Does it work? (i.e., GREAT!, NOT AT ALL!, Occasional Glitches, Frequent Glitches): Great, silent XITE-only ...
by Sounddesigner
Tue Jan 15, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: 20th Anniversary on PlanetZ
Replies: 19
Views: 2208

Re: 20th Anniversary on PlanetZ

It's been only about 12 years here for both SCOPE and PlanetZ (since 2007), Still passionate about my SCOPE gear after all these years, still love using it, it's still the heart of my studio, still look forward to latest SCOPE software and plugin releases, still read the latest posts here on PlanetZ...
by Sounddesigner
Sun Jan 13, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018 and beyond
Replies: 86
Views: 17971

Re: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018

I'm sure most of you saw the latest NYTimes coverage on facebook sharing data with 3rd parties: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/18/technology/facebook-privacy.html Here's the VERY relevant quote from the NYT article: "Facebook allowed Microsoft’s Bing search engine to see the names of virtually all...
by Sounddesigner
Sun Jan 13, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018 and beyond
Replies: 86
Views: 17971

Re: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018

I'm sure most of you saw the latest NYTimes coverage on facebook sharing data with 3rd parties: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/12/18/technology/facebook-privacy.html Here's the VERY relevant quote from the NYT article: "Facebook allowed Microsoft’s Bing search engine to see the names of virtually all...
by Sounddesigner
Fri Jan 04, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Happy New Year and have an excellent 2019!
Replies: 11
Views: 1601

Re: Happy New Year and have an excellent 2019!

valis wrote:
Thu Jan 03, 2019 9:47 pm
Sending you a pm.
All is fine now Valis! I still had to fight a little bit with the eCaption security inquiry wich immediately popped up but i'm in now, so all is good!
by Sounddesigner
Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:39 pm
Forum: General Scope Discussion
Topic: Which scope synth is the closest to Yamaha DX7?
Replies: 39
Views: 5219

Re: Which scope synth is the closest to Yamaha DX7?

The stock synth Poison is nice and can make some interesting sounds. Has its own character for sure.
by Sounddesigner
Fri Oct 26, 2018 1:17 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: In layman terms please.....
Replies: 20
Views: 3609

Re: In layman terms please.....

UPDATE Well, my computer store gave me a quote then promptly closed down to do internet sales only...Hmmm. However, my mouse was jumping all over the screen, so I bought a graphics card with 2Gig memory, only AU $55, just to see what would happen. The answer: Brilliant. I'm very happy. No more glit...
by Sounddesigner
Tue Oct 09, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018 and beyond
Replies: 86
Views: 17971

Re: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018

The EU Government I'm sure will hit them with a huge fine penalty since the EU Government is always looking for a excuse to squeeze Google and other Big Tech companies for money. Crap,- they are unrivaled global players and make BIG money in europe while paying almost no taxes here. Not only Google...
by Sounddesigner
Tue Oct 09, 2018 6:12 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018 and beyond
Replies: 86
Views: 17971

Re: Security & Privacy with technology in 2018

Google is now ending Google-Plus because of a bug it has that may have revealed hundreds of thousands of users personal data. This was known by Google many months ago but they said nothing about it cause they feared Government scrutiny and consequences, assuming they might come from it. The EU Gover...
by Sounddesigner
Fri Oct 05, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: General Scope Discussion
Topic: Scope mastering vs iZotope Ozone 8
Replies: 5
Views: 1334

Re: Scope mastering vs iZotope Ozone 8

IMHO, Izotope makes the best Native plugins. I love ChannelStrips and Izotope are the very best at Channelstrips with their gui layout, workflow, and flexibility/many control parameters. You might can find some other Native plugins that are sold individually and not in channelstrips wich sound a bit...
by Sounddesigner
Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Roland's new Keytar the AX-EDGE, WOW. Impressive!
Replies: 11
Views: 2075

Re: Roland's new Keytar the AX-EDGE, WOW. Impressive!

Well the sounds are sure nice! Just like the old one. And having great internal sounds is certainly a plus. Priced a little too steep imho. I agree the price is a bit high. I think that is cause it has a versatile synth engine, and a lot more keys than usual, and seems to be a rare and niche produc...