Mac Universal Binary Applications

Macintosh Universal Binary applications are ones that run natively on both PowerPC and Intel-based Mac computers. These are sometimes referred to as Mactel versions, because they run and the Macintosh Intel-based machines.

Mactel Music Applications:

  • Airfoil
  • AudioExpress
  • AudioLeak –  an Leq (Long-Term Equivalent Level) analyzer for audio files.
  • CastAway – Wooden Brain Concepts
  • Crystal Synth
  • Boom Recorder
  • eJamming Station –  Real-time Internet-based music collaboration software
  • iFeedPod – Carnglass Software
  • iSquint – iPod Video convertor
  • iTuneMyWalkman
  • iTuneSEnabler –  copies iTunes songs, playlists and Podcasts to mobile phones or any other device which can mounted as a volume.
  • Garageband
  • Max –  an application for creating high-quality audio files in various formats, from compact discs or files.
  • MIDI Monitor
  • MIDIPipe
  • MUVO Helper
  • Nuke4All –  Allows using the Hartmann Music “Nuke” USB Controller to work as remote control for other synthesizers and devices via MIDI.
  • Pod2Go – Kainjow
  • Podcaster
  • Podcast Maker
  • Remodellizer-  Allows editing of the model files for the Hartmann Music Neuron music synthesizer without the time consuming re-modellizing process.
  • Sample Manager – Audiofile Engineering
  • Senuti – iPod to Mac music transfer
  • SyncTunes
  • Video2Pod
  • Vodcaster – TwoCanoes.com

If you have information on other major Mac music/audio apps, let us know!

Apple: Intel iMac is Twice as Fast as Predecessor

intel imacMacWorld Update: Apple today unveiled the new iMac featuring Mac OS X running on the new Intel Core Duo processor. According to Apple, the new iMac offers performance that is up to twice that of its predecessor.

The iMac now features dual-core processors, a built-in iSight video camera for video conferencing out-of-the-box, and the media experience of Front Row with the Apple Remote for a simple way for users to enjoy their content from across the room. Starting at just $1,299, every new iMac comes with iLife ’06, the next generation of Apple’s suite of digital lifestyle applications, featuring major new versions of iPhoto, iMovie HD, iDVD, GarageBand and introducing iWeb, a new iLife application that makes it easy to create websites with photos, blogs and podcasts and publish them on .Mac. The new iMac is shipping today, and is the first of a new generation of Macs featuring Intel processors that Apple will roll out during 2006. Continue reading