TikTok launches its own AR development platform, Effect House

Last August, TechCrunch noted TikTok was working to build its own augmented reality (AR) development platform called Effect House, which would allow creators to build AR effects for use in TikTok&#821

Shavers, git-fiddles and synths, oh my

Good old Bill Ruppert sent us the video of his latest creation, a complete homage to “Welcome to the Machine” using only EHX pedals and an electric shaver. Crazy stuff.

The making of a great commercial

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/old-spice-superbowl-commercial-620x353.jpg" />I didn't watch the Superbowl, so I didn't see any of the commercials. Had I watched, I woul

Effectology: Uilleann pipes, field drums and guitars

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mOEOdrkWN_4&hl=en_US&fs=1&] Good old Bill Ruppert posted another Effectology video showing off the creation of Uilleann pipe and drum sounds with

Boss reveals multi-effect processor and tuners at NAMM

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/boss-630x368.jpg" />A major drawback of multi-effect processors is that they are digital. The sound coming out of them usually lacks the

Voice Box calcitrates buttocks , writes down your identifying information

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/voice-box.jpg"> The music is a little bit precious but this <a HREF="http://www.ehx.com/blog/voice-box-demo-by-jack-conte-and-nataly-daw