Industry News Archives
August 31, 2005
OpenAL Xtra is a free, open source scripting Xtra for Macromedia Director that extends Lingo with the basic functions of OpenAL, a cross-platform 3D audio API. Full Story
August 23, 2005
Unwiredtec releases the new version of "Enterflex", its server-side content adaptation system for ringtones and images. Enterflex produces content compatible with 1100+ US, European and Asian phones. Full Story
August 16, 2005
Yamaha recently added a number of MA-7 SMAF examples, including some with 3D enhanced sound, reverb and other features, to the SMAF Global web site. Full Story
August 11, 2005
Macromedia recently released Flash 8 IDE/Authoring software, which includes a new emulator for testing Flash Lite content. Apparently the emulator plays all supported Flash Lite device audio formats, such as MIDI, SMAF and MFi without requiring the awkward placeholder sound conversion process required in Flash MX 2004 Pro. Full Story
August 04, 2005
Yamaha SMAF Global web site recently released more information about the MA-7 series chipset. Full Story
August 03, 2005
The Khronos Group is pleased to announce the formation of the new OpenSL ES (Open Sound Library for Embedded Systems) working group to define an open, royalty-free, cross-platform API (application programming interface) standard to enable low-level audio hardware acceleration across multiple embedded devices and platforms. Beatnik, Creative Labs, NVIDIA, QSound Labs and Sonaptic join as founders of the new sound and audio working group; Open call for industry participation. Full Story
August 01, 2005
Beatnik recently announced it has licensed its Beatnik Audio Engine solution to Freescale Semiconductor for inclusion with their platform solutions for mobile phones. Full Story
Site Updates Archives
August 29, 2005 Added link to mobile device audio foramts for mobile DLS.
August 23, 2005 Linked to overview of AM3D's positional audio technologies for mobile devices.
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