____/ [H]omer on Saturday 27 October 2007 03:41 : \____

> Numark is shipping the iDJ2, a Linux-based DJ mixing console built
> around the Apple iPod:
>
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> | Rob Voisey, director of engineering for the Numark iDJ2 development
> | team in Cambridge, U.K., told LinuxDevices that the company "chose
> | Linux for its powerful real-time threading model, comprehensive
> | driver support, access to source code, and wide availability of
> | expertise." He also commented that his team "includes many of the
> | pioneers of embedded Linux for audio applications."
> `----
>
> http://www.linuxdevices.com/news/NS2535046442.html


CNET showed another one last week...

Portable Linux rave machine

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| If your old iPod is gathering dust, why not use pdPod to turn it into a drum
| machine or a synthesizer? *
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http://crave.cnet.com/8301-1_105-9799174-1.html

Maybe these DRM tins can be put to good use _after all_

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