Tracktion Updated To T7


Tracktion Corporation has released Tracktion T7, a major update to its namesake digital audio workstation.

“With T7, we’ve taken the Tracktion paradigm a lot further,” says Lead Developer, Dave Rowland. “In addition to a great looking, more dynamic user interface, there are a lot of practical improvements designed to boost productivity. I’m most excited about the new tools for manipulating clips and plugins.”

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Acoustica Updates Mixcraft With One-Click Publishing, More

Acoustica_Mixcraft7_screen_performance_panelAcoustica has released the latest update of their Mixcraft recording software. Mixcraft 7.7 and Mixcraft Pro Studio 7.7 boast a new one-click “publish” feature allowing for one-click sharing of music and videos directly to YouTube, Facebook, Soundcloud, Mixcloud, Vimeo, or Twitter.

Mixcraft has been optimized for use with the new Windows 10 operating system, and Mixcraft 7.7’s audio mixing threads are now afforded the “absolute highest priority” on Windows 10, so other system functions won’t interrupt the music. Additionally, when Mixcraft 7.7 is used with low-latency Windows 10 audio drivers, it is now possible to achieve audio latency as low as 5 ms while still allowing other applications to share your audio device.
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DP 9 Gets New Plug-Ins, Improved Performance


At the 2016 Winter NAMM Show, MOTU was demonstrating updates to Digital Performer 9 that they say make its faster and more efficient and also introduce new plug-ins.

“The next few updates of Digital Performer are all about squeezing every last CPU-cycle and sample buffer out of today’s incredibly fast computers,” says MOTU’s Jim Cooper. “DP users will enjoy state-of-the-art CPU efficiency and low-latency performance, regardless of the Mac or PC system they use, making the flexibility of a host-based workflow increasingly more powerful and compelling.”

Here’s what they have to say about DP 9.02: Continue reading