Follow Slashdot blog updates by subscribing to our blog RSS feed

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Compare cell phone plans using Wirefly's innovative plan comparison tool ×
Idle

Submission + - Machina's MIDI Controller Jacket Turns Your Body Into a Music Synthesizer (ecouterre.com)

fangmcgee writes: Anyone can sway to the rhythm of a catchy tune. But what if you could translate your body movements into actual music? That’s the idea behind Machina’s “MJ v1.0,” the world’s first jacket to combine a Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI) controller with flexible motion sensors to operate multiple digital music instruments, computers, and other devices simultaneously. It’s even designed to be hackable. The Mexico-based technology firm is working on a “hackstore” that will allow users to upload their own presets. Ultimately, you’ll be able to make the jacket do whatever you want: engineer beats, mix video, even play games. Forget learning the guitar—this is the future of making music.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Machina's MIDI Controller Jacket Turns Your Body Into a Music Synthesizer

Comments Filter:

Genetics explains why you look like your father, and if you don't, why you should.

Working...